The 4th Annual New Milford Education Foundation 10k & 5k Grand Prix and Kids Run will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2016. The event staging area and race start is at 195...
Hackensack University Medical Center (HackensackUMC) has announced that the Caroline Fund 5K raised more than $100,000 to benefit the Caroline Vandemark Fund for Brain and Spine Tumor Research at the HackensackUMC Foundation.
Nearly 1,000 people participated in the second annual event on September 12 in Caldwell, New Jersey, raising more than double the amount from the previous year.
Nonprofit Raises Over $100,000 for Brain and Spine Tumor Research
The Caroline Fund is a nonprofit that was established in memory of Caroline Vandemark, 22, who lost her life in 2013 to an aggressive form of brain tumor called a glioblastoma. Vandemark’s family, friends and doctors were all inspired by her positive attitude and hopeful spirit throughout her year-long battle with cancer. Vandemark, a resident of Caldwell, was diagnosed with glioblastoma prior to her senior year at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania. After undergoing multiple rounds of treatments and surg