Wendy Walk is pleased to partner with local Los Angeles artist, Allie Pohl, on her Ideal Woman project. Read Ali Landes’ Ideal Woman interview here.
Participating in one of our Wendy Walks in an excellent way to support sarcoma research and raise awareness for rare sarcoma cancers. Last year, our Wendy Walks raised over $200,000 for sarcoma research! Register Now for one of our upcoming walk: Wendy Walk Los Angeles– 6/24/17 at 10:00 AM at The Jonathan Club in Santa Monica Here are some fast facts about our Walks: Tickets sold in 2016: Los Angeles: 524, NYC: 400, Miami: 450 With the money we raised… we will give several grants including a grant to the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy’s sarcoma project at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington.[...]
On Sunday April 17, 2016, 500 people walked around Palm and Hibiscus Islands in order to raise funds and awareness for Sarcoma, a very rare form of cancer. The crowd gathered at Palm Island Park to register, hear speeches, and sample delicious food and juice. Miami Beach Commissioners Grecco, Malakoff & Steinberg kicked off the day with a proclamation from the City of Miami Beach proclaiming April 17, 2016 Wendy Walk Day. We then heard from the founders of Wendy Walk (Ali, Matt, and Jackie) and from Dr. Jonathan Trent, the Director of the Sarcoma Medical Research Program at Sylvester[...]
Wendy Walk had the opportunity to meet many of the scientists, doctors and research staff who have benefited from Wendy Walk’s grants over the years. We were so excited to how much progress is being made to combat sarcoma and inspired by the number of people that are dedicating their life’s work to eradicating this cancer. We got to hear from medical professionals all over the world who are developing new technologies and treatments for sarcomas. For more information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. To view the program click here.
Founder Ali Landes writes about how the Wendy Walk saved her life. Click here to read her story.
“Ali Landes’ mother had one kidney, one lung, no spleen, no diaphragm, and tumors strangling her esophagus. And yet she still fought the odds.” Wendy Walk founder Ali Landes remembers her mothers active lifestyle and incredible strength in this feature article in Women’s Health. Read the full story here
Thanks to The Hollywood Reporter for featuring a story on orphan Cancers and The Wendy Walk. We are so appreciative of United Talent Agency 's unwavering support!
Watch ABC Park City’s feature segment on the upcoming walk with Founder Ali Landes.
Read Fox News coverage of this years Wendy Walk here
Read the amazing Mother’s Day inspired article about the Wendy Walk at Glamour.com