What is the one hundred?

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Created and supported by the Mass General Cancer Center, the one hundred is an awareness and fundraising initiative that celebrates hope in the cancer community.

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Everyday Amazing

Meet the Honorees

Each year, we honor 100 Everyday Amazing individuals and groups who are changing how we fight cancer in inspiring and often revolutionary ways. Read their stories.
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McKinnon-Bill

Bill McKinnon and Family Philanthropist | 2015 |

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Harold L. Moses, MD Researcher | 2015 |

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Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc) Advocate | 2015 |

Drinan-Helen

Helen G. Drinan Advocate | 2015 |

Dobrusin-Irina

Irina Dobrusin, RN, BSN Caregiver | 2015 |

Sullivan-Erin

Erin Sullivan, NP Caregiver | 2015 |

Flynn-Fred

Frederick C. Flynn, Jr. Philanthropist | 2015 |

MGH-Proton-Engineering-Staff

Mass General Proton Engineering Staff Caregiver | 2015 |

Lanuti-Michael

Michael Lanuti, MD Caregiver | 2015 |

Lynch-Bill

William H. Lynch Philanthropist | 2015 |

Weitzman-James

James Weitzman, MD Caregiver | 2015 |

Morrison-Tony

Tony “The Fridge” Phoenix-Morrison Advocate | 2015 |

Heney-Niall

Niall M. Heney, MB, MD Caregiver | 2015 |

Zellner-Ellen

Ellen Zellner Volunteer | 2015 |

DiTavi-Elizabeth

Elizabeth DiTavi, RN, BSN, OCN Caregiver | 2015 |

Farraher-Gidge

George “Gidge” Farraher Philanthropist | 2015 |

Crawford-Bruce

Bruce Crawford, MS, DABR Caregiver | 2015 |

Growdon-Whitfield

Whitfield B. Growdon, MD Caregiver | 2015 |

Hamilton-Carol

Carol Hamilton Philanthropist | 2015 |

DiPrima-and-Mullin

CJay DiPrima and Tom Mullin Philanthropist | 2015 |

Barker-Fred

Fred G. Barker II, MD Caregiver | 2015 |

Bonnie-Addario-Lung-Cancer-Foundation

Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation and Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute Philanthropist | 2015 |

Benes-Cyril

Cyril Benes, PhD Researcher | 2015 |

Patient-Derived-Models-Research-Team

Patient-Derived Models Research Team Researcher | 2015 |

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Real World Impact

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Through the one hundred we celebrate hope, inspire action, and can change how we fight cancer, together.

Donations

Your donations for this initiative go directly to the Mass General Cancer Center.

Discovery

Funds raised through the one hundred support the Mass General Cancer Center, the leader in personalized medicine, early-detection technologies and innovative supportive care.

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Impact

Discoveries made at Mass General benefit cancer patients worldwide.

May 26, 2015

the one hundred gala

Each Spring, the one hundred celebrates 100 Everyday Amazing individuals and groups at a gala in Boston. The eighth annual gala was held on May 26, 2015, drawing 1,000 guests and raising nearly $2.1 million for the Mass General Cancer Center.

Stay tuned for the 2016 gala date!

Through the one hundred we celebrate hope, inspire action and can change how we fight cancer, together.

Created and supported by the Mass General Cancer Center, the one hundred is an awareness and fundraising initiative that celebrates hope in the cancer community. Each year, we honor 100 everyday amazing individuals and groups – caregivers, researchers, philanthropists, advocates and volunteers from around the globe – whose commitment to the fight against cancer inspires us all to take action. Honorees are selected through a public nomination process and celebrated at a spring gala in Boston.

Funds raised through the one hundred support the Mass General Cancer Center, the leader in personalized medicine, early-detection technologies and innovative supportive care. Discoveries made at Mass General benefit cancer patients worldwide.

Whether you collect pennies, knit caps, fix wigs, whether you research cells, greet patients, perform life-saving surgeries or run a multimillion-dollar cancer center ... please know this: Cancer is hard and you make it easier. What you do every day matters, and I thank you from the bottom of my heart for doing it.

Ann Murray Paige
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