Category Archives: Damon Runyon Cancer Research

2018 William Raveis Charitable Fund Fellowship Recipient, Adrienne Boire, MD, PhD

Today we meet the last of our William Raveis Charitable Fund Fellowship Recipient’s, Dr. Adrienne Boire, a clinical investigator and PhD at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

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2018 William Raveis Charitable Fund Fellowship Recipient, Megan Insco, MD, PhD

It’s our third week of introducing the William Raveis Charitable Fund Fellowship Recipients! Today we meet Dr. Megan Insco, from St. Joseph, Missouri!

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March 23, 2018

2018 William Raveis Charitable Fund Fellowship Recipient, Dr. Josh Brody

Congratulations to the 2018 William Raveis Charitable Fund Fellowship Recipients! With the $519,347 raised by the 2017 Ride + Walk, we are funding four new deserving scientists!

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March 8, 2018

William Raveis Ride + Walk Family Fundraising Event Date Announced for 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018  (Shelton, Conn.) The William Raveis Charitable Fund (WRCF) will host the fourth annual William Raveis Ride + Walk Connecticut, benefiting the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, on Sunday, September 30 at Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk, Conn from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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March 7, 2018

‘Light a Fire’ Moffly Media Honoree, Bill Raveis

After three successful years running the Raveis Ride + Walk, a company run event to raise money for cancer research, Bill Raveis was honored by Moffly Media for his charitable contributions. The Light A Fire Awards salute individuals and organizations from across lower Fairfield County who have gone beyond the ordinary to extraordinary in their giving back to our community. From philanthropists and volunteers to organizations helping families, children and other members of our communities, the honorees are truly unique.

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December 5, 2017

Riding After Surviving

FAIRFIELD, CT—Among the some 1,000 bicyclists and walkers expected to take part in this Sunday’s 3rd annual William Raveis Ride & Walk, a charitable fundraiser in partnership with the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, will be Fairfield resident Tom Berenberg, for whom the day holds several layers of meaning.

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September 28, 2017

WESTPORT TEAM ROLLING STRONG TO SUPPORT RAVEIS RIDE + WALK

Not long after Jeremy and Johanna Simon moved to Westport, Connecticut two and a half years ago, they became friends with Ryan and Meghan Raveis and learned about the annual Raveis Ride + Walk. Although the Simons had supported the event in the past, it wasn’t until earlier this year that they became personally involved.

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September 19, 2017

Young Scientists, Supported by Companies like William Raveis Real Estate, Are Expanding the Frontiers of Cancer Research

SHELTON, Conn., (Sept. 15, 2017) — Connecticut has one of the highest cancer rates in the country but also the greatest concentration of doctors. That combination makes the state both a cause for concern and an ideal laboratory for cancer research.

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September 15, 2017

Mike Mottola, Iron Man

We are proud to share Mike Mottola‘s journey with cancer today on the Raveis blog. Mike is one of our agents in Andover, MA and was kind enough to write his story in between rounds of golf, his favorite sport. Its actually how his story begins, as when he was diagnosed in 2014, he was actually in the middle of a great round of golf. Mike continues below.

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August 23, 2017

Evan Walsh, Surviving All Odds

With the 3rd Annual Raveis Ride + Walk approaching this fall, we have decided to highlight our agents who are winning their battles with cancer. We are happy to share the story of Evan Walsh, from Wellesley, MA on our blog today. Here at William Raveis Real Estate and at our Charitable Fund, we are so proud of Evan and his journey. Here, Evan tells it in his own words.

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July 25, 2017