Giving: New & Noteworthy

Directed Blood Donations: A Gift to Cancer Patients

For family and friends looking to contribute in any way they can, giving blood on behalf of a particular patient can be a great help.

Pictured: North Pole Marathon
The Amazing Race

Memorial Sloan Kettering supporter David Friezo went — literally — to the top of the world to raise funds for pediatric patients and their families. This is his story.

Pictured: North Pole Marathon
A Man's Battle Against Bone Cancer Raises Awareness of Rare Disease

Medical oncologist Richard Carvajal spoke about the importance of fundraising events like Cycle for Survival that raises money for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Hundreds of People Hit the Gym in Midtown to Spin Against Rare Forms of Cancer

Memorial Sloan Kettering President and CEO Craig Thompson was interviewed about the fundraising event Cycle for Survival that raises money for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Pictured: Catherine Augier
Visible Ink Celebrates Patients at Annual Staged Reading

Watch a video of an annual event that gives voice to writings composed by Memorial Sloan Kettering patients.

Pictured: Catherine Augier
Young Boy Launches Event to Raise Money Against Cancer

Six-year-old Ethan Sandlofer launched a cycling event to raise money for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Pictured: Diane Reidy
Cycle for Survival — Pedaling for Research into Rare Cancers

Cycle for Survival, Memorial Sloan Kettering’s nationwide indoor team cycling event, helps support research into rare cancers. Three researchers discuss how these funds benefit their research.

Pictured: Diane Reidy
Cycle for Survival Raises Money for Cancer Research

Cycle for Survival, a national indoor team cycling event, raises money for research on rare cancers at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Cancer Survivor's Mom Gives NYC Marathon 2nd Try After Hurricane Sandy

Fred’s Team runner Danielle Kelly ran the ING New York City Marathon for her daughter, Maggie, who was treated for neuroblastoma at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Pictured: Emily Dodd
Fred’s Team Goes the Distance in the ING New York City Marathon

On November 3, 875 Fred’s Team members — the largest team ever — ran the ING New York City Marathon. To date, Fred’s Team participants have raised more than $4.1 million in 2013 for Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Pictured: Emily Dodd