Events & Community Programs

Upcoming Public Events

This calendar lists Fred Hutch's fundraising, community and celebration events.

September 2014

August 12- September 21, 2014
Join us for Intiman Theatre's "Angels in America," Tony Kushner’s award-winning drama about the U.S. AIDS epidemic in the 1980s.
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Swim Across America-Seattle is an open water swim in Lake Washington benefiting Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Tuesdary, September 16
Join us for a staged reading of Larry Kramer’s THE NORMAL HEART to benefit Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, performed by the powerful cast of Strawberry Theatre Workshop’s critically acclaimed Spring 2014 production.
September 18, 2014
Join us for our inaugural Art & Science Series event, featuring the art of Preston Singletary.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
IN for the Hutch is the perfect late night cocktail party with a twist. Mix, mingle, take a chance on some one-of-a-kind experiences and of course, dance the night away.

October 2014

Summer 2014
Join us in the Climb to Fight Breast Cancer on various peaks.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Join us in Dallas and Austin to accelerate the development of targeted T-cell therapy for leukemia, lung, pancreatic, ovarian and other cancers – fueling hope for the hopeless.

December 2014

December 6, 2014
Black tie event including dinner, live, super silent and cellar auctions and late night dancing.
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January 2015

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Please join us for the 50th Anniversary of the Hutch Award® on Safeco Field.

February 2015

Our “Science for Life” series will break down the concepts, skip the homework and offer a chance to interact with world-class researchers in a fun and informal atmosphere.

April 2015

Join us for this complimentary and unique chance to hear the latest advances in prostate cancer research from those behind the progress.
Representatives from University of Washington sororities compete for the title of "Miss Greek."

May 2015

Thanks to all of the performers and those who attended and supported this year's Dance for a Cure. Gross proceeds of more than $130,000 were raised to benefit lifesaving research at Fred Hutch, the Pete Gross House and Project Violet.
Thanks to all who attended and supported this year's event. Record-breaking gross proceeds of more than $900,000 were raised to benefit early career investigators at Fred Hutch. Please save the date to join us next year on Sunday, May 17, 2015.
Thank you to all you attended and supported Pocket Full of Hope. With your help, gross proceeds of more than $482,000 were raised to support Dr. Jim Olson, his team and Optides research.

June 2015

Thank you to all who were able to join us for this year's Moving Beyond Cancer to Wellness. With over 250 individuals affected by cancer in attendance, this year's event was a resounding success.
Thanks to all who attended and supported this year's event. More than 3,000 runners and walkers supported research at Fred Hutch. Save the date to join us next year on Sunday, June 7!
5th Biennial Conference on Marrow Failure for patients with Myelodyplastic Syndromes, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms and Aplastic Anemia.
Thanks to all of you who participated in our 2nd Annual MoveMMORE-Seattle! We had a record-breaking turnout with 446 participants!

July 2015

Summer 2014
Join us in the Climb to Fight Breast Cancer on various peaks.
Thanks to all of the attendees and golfers who supported the 27th annual Jacob Green Charity Golf Classic.

August 2015

Thank you to all who supported the 18th annual Klingman Open. Your support will make a difference in the lives of patients.
Thank you to all who supported the 2014 Bruce McDonnell Memorial Golf Classic. Your support will make a difference in the lives of patients.
Ride to end cancer. Register now for the Obliteride fundraising bike ride and 100 percent of every dollar raised will benefit our lifesaving cancer research. Together we can save lives faster.
Thanks to all who attended the fifth annual event, which raised nearly $155,000 for early cancer detection research at Fred Hutch and The Moyer Foundation.
Swim Across America-Moses Lake is an open water swim in Moses Lake benefiting Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.

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Community Programs

Fred Hutch offers a variety of community programs for you to learn more about our progress in the fight against cancer and related diseases.

Your Health

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Survivorship Clinic
The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Survivorship Clinic can offer you support, treatment, and education in the years after completing cancer treatment.

Educational Opportunities

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Internship Program
A number of training programs and opportunities are available for students of varying academic backgrounds.

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Science Educational Partnership
A professional development program for secondary school science teachers in Washington State aims to establish long-term partnerships between teachers and the life sciences research community.

Cancer in Our Communities

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Cancer in Our Communities
Cancer places a greater burden on some minority groups in the United States than on others for a variety of reasons. Learn more about cancer in African American, American Indians/Alaska Natives, Ashkenazi Jewish, Asian American/Pacific Islander and Hispanic/Latino communities.

Join a Research Study

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You can help conquer cancer. Fred Hutch needs healthy volunteers for cancer-prevention and early cancer detection studies. Review the wide array of research studies needing volunteers.

Speakers & Presentations

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We are happy to present an overview of our comprehensive work, from prevention to treatment and can occasionally place topic-specific speakers. For more information contact


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