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2024 5k SCADaddle© Season in Full Swing!

May 19, 2024

Three of our 2024 5k SCADaddle© for Research run/walks have wrapped up! Together, these three SCADaddles raised over $53,000! Thank you Michele & James Lively (Texas), Kelley Hoolihan (Minnesota) & Kathy Almassy (Maryland) for all of your hard work organizing these successful events! Three more SCADaddles are coming up in 2024: • Chicagoland (Wheaton, IL) […]

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2024 SCADaddle© Season is Here!

March 28, 2024

Our 2024 5k SCADaddle© for Research run/walks are gearing up thanks to an amazing group of volunteers! SCADaddles are not just fundraisers, they are opportunities to get together, have fun and support each other. All SCADaddles are open to the public. So, invite your neighbors, family and friends to join you. A SCADaddle t-shirt is […]

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Accept the SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Challenges — Feb 18-24

February 12, 2024

SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week© is February 18-24, 2024! During the week, we will be posting a new challenge each day. We hope you will join in on the fun and accept each day’s challenge! Together, we can continue to raise awareness about SCAD! Check our Facebook, X (Twitter) and Instagram pages each day starting […]

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Wear Red & Go Red for Women – Feb 2

January 30, 2024

The month of February has been set aside as American Heart Month to raise awareness about heart disease. Heart Disease is the number one killer in both men and women. February 2 is Wear Red Day and Go Red for Women. So, dig out some red clothes and help spread awareness. According to the CDC […]

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$145,000 to Research!

December 31, 2023

As we look forward to a new year, we want to pause for a few minutes to celebrate our 2023 $145,000 donation to the groundbreaking SCAD research at Mayo Clinic under the leadership of Dr. Sharonne Hayes. Thank you to everyone who has helped to raise this fantastic amount of money to advance research. The […]

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December Greetings!

December 21, 2023

As the new president of the board, I am very honored and very proud to say that we have continued to make great strides over the last nine months, and will continue the great work of the previous board going forward. We have elected six new board members, for a total of nine Board Members. The […]

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End of Year Donation

December 5, 2023

During this time of the year, SCAD Research, Inc. (SRI) Board of Directors determines our year-end donation to research. The decision is based on the amount of funds we have raised throughout the year and anticipated 2024 expenses. Since we are an all-volunteer organization, our overhead is low. Now is the perfect time to make […]

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Greater Lehigh Valley SCADaddle (PA) Highpoints!

October 12, 2023

The 6th annual Greater Lehigh Valley 5k SCADaddle for Research timed run/walk on September 30, 2023 wrapped up our 2023 SCADaddle season in style! Friday Evening Survivors and their supporters gathered around several reserved fire pits at Quakertown Trolley Barn Public Market on Friday evening, September 29. This was a wonderful opportunity to meet others […]

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Michigan SCADaddle Highlights!

October 5, 2023

Our 2nd annual Michigan 5k SCADaddle for Research fun run/walk on September 23, 2023 was a great success! Besides raising thousands of dollars for research, a fun time was enjoyed by all. Highlights The SCADaddle took place at beautiful Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township, MI on the paved course which winds among the […]

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Dr. Patricia Best, Mayo Clinic, SCAD Presentation

September 26, 2023

Dr. Patricia Best presented the latest findings from the Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program, Rochester, MN at the West Coast Reunion on Sept. 8 in San Diego. After her presentation, she answered numerous questions from both the in-person and virtual audiences. The presentation with Q&A was live streamed and is available on our YouTube channel. […]

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