Nanoparticle Research and Fertility Preservation Program Advance Thanks To Rainwater Grant

We are thrilled to announce that Rainwater Charitable Foundation has donated $185,000 to help move two very important projects forward, allowing us to engage in additional research and testing to better treat Ewing sarcoma, a type of tumor that forms in bone and/or soft tissue as well as further fund our groundbreaking Fertility Preservation Program. The current treatment for Ewing …

Thank You For Your Support

Each year, the Rutledge Foundation applies to charitable foundations for program and operational support. Thanks to generous grants from Amon G. Carter Foundation, Sid W. Richardson Foundation, AEGON/Transamerica Foundation and Joni Elaine Templeton Foundation, we were able to launch a new website and streamline operations to build awareness and better serve our patients and community. In addition, we would like …

Delivering Holiday Cheer

While most families are preparing for the holidays, many adolescents and young adult cancer patients are receiving cancer treatment. On November 21st, our Rutledge Foundation elves: Brenda Lammers, Nicole Burns and NCL moms, delivered oversized holiday stockings to patients at Cook Children’s Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White All Saints AYA Unit, John Peter Smith, Moncrief Cancer Institute, Mary Crowley …

Henderson-Durham Ranch Hosts Board Retreat

(Photo: pictured left to right, Front Row- Brenda Lammers, Angie Donahue, Laura Rutledge, Carolyn Roberts, Donna Craft, Back Row- Gary Ray, John Rutledge, Kyle Kight, Chris Kroeger, Not pictured- Bill Penny, Anish Ray, Tamara Reese, Blake Rutledge and Lisa Sarvadi) The Rutledge Foundation Board, Staff and Advisors gathered at the Henderson-Durham Ranch in Jacksboro, Texas for its first ever Board Retreat. …

Waves of Hope

Portland, Oregon – On October 15th the Rutledge Foundation and the Day family celebrated the Fourth Annual Sam Day Soiree, Waves of Hope. Friends and family showed their outpouring of love and support in Sam’s memory helping raise more than $155,000 in the fight against Ewing sarcoma. The night concluded with the celebrated announcement of the formation of The Sam …

The Heart of Our Foundation

Thanks to our generous Sponsors, donors and hard-working committee, Hearts of Gold 2017, Accelerating the Path to Personalized Cancer Therapies, raised a record $125,000 for adolescents and young adults with cancer. It was a day of hope, celebration and inspiration as special guest speaker, Stephanie Zimmerman moved us with her story of triumph in the face of near tragedy due …

Ways You Can Help This Holiday Season…And Always

Make an End of Year donation (rutledgefoundation.org/Donate) Shop on AmazonSmile and choose Rutledge Foundation as your beneficiary Hold a fundraiser or an awareness event of your own Help sponsor a Rutledge Foundation AYA /Patient Event Sponsor a Carley’s Closet Gift Card Drive or adopt a Carley’s Closet near you Volunteer at a Rutledge Foundation event Follow us on Facebook, Instagram …