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Two parents, two sons named Justin, one cause

The mother of Seahawks' Justin Britt teamed up with a grieving father to learn about promising new research that could help others

July 15, 2016 | By Sabin Russell / Fred Hutch News Service

On the day of their visit to Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, a proud mother and a grieving father met one another for the first time, strangers connected by a football team, a name and a desire to raise awareness about cancer. It was their sons, both named Justin, who brought them together. Kelly Britt’s 25-year-old Justin will likely start this September as center for the Seattle Seahawks. Adam Lazara’s son, Justin, was an avid Seahawks fan. But after a nearly yearlong battle with brain cancer, he passed away earlier this month at age 3.

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Seahawk Earl Thomas’ parents visit Fred Hutch

Debbie Thomas, cervical cancer survivor, met Dr. Denise Galloway and discussed HPV vaccine

July 31, 2015 | Photos by Bo Jungmayer / story by Sabin Russell

Debbie Thomas, a cervical cancer survivor and the mother of Seattle Seahawks' Earl Thomas III, visited Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center on Friday, accompanied by her husband and granddaughter. She met Dr. Denise Galloway, who played a critical role in discovering HPV’s association with cancer, paving the way for the vaccine.

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Seahawks' mascot cheers on kids with brain cancer

Inspired by Fred Hutch’s Dr. Jim Olson, Blitz delivers high-fives and hugs

Jan. 17, 2014 | By Linda Dahlstrom

Blitz, the Seahawks' mascot cheers on kids with brain cancer.

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Seahawks fever reaches Fred Hutch campus

More than 100 fans represent ‘Blue Friday’ ahead of Saturday’s playoff game against New Orleans Saints

Jan. 10, 2014 | By Joe Myxter

It’s Blue Friday in Seattle – and that includes the Fred Hutch campus. More than a hundred Seattle Seahawks fans donned their jerseys, hats and other gear and gathered on the roof of the Arnold Building on Friday afternoon to show off their home-team pride.

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Seahawk legend’s annual golf event raises $110,000

Jacob Green Charity Golf Classic has generated $2 million for Center since 1987

Jan. 10, 2011 | By Christi Ball Loso

On Dec. 20, Seattle Seahawks football legend Jacob Green gave $110,000 to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center—net proceeds from the 2010 Jacob Green Charity Golf Classic.

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Sports bidders raise big bucks

Ultimate Sports Auction brings in $50,000 to benefit families

Dec. 26, 2009 | By Christi Ball Loso

It took only two hours for the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s first-ever Ultimate Sports Auction to raise $50,000 in support of the Pete Gross House and Family Assistance Fund.

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