Seattle biotech writer at the top of the world, raising money for Fred Hutch
May 25, 2018
| By Sabin Russell / Fred Hutch News Service
Luke Timmerman, the Seattle writer who vowed to scale Mount Everest and raise money for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, climbed to the top of the world early Tuesday morning in Nepal and has safely returned to Kathmandu, that nation's capital.
Scaling mountains to fund research is just another way to rescue lives for this intrepid 'Climb to Fight Cancer' team
Aug. 25, 2016
| By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service
Since 1997, more than a thousand participants have signed up to "climb a mountain, save a life" through Climb to Fight Cancer, which directly funds Fred Hutch research. Meet the intrepid Montrose Search and Rescue team out of Los Angeles, which has been climbing for the Hutch since 2007.
Expanded offerings for peak experiences during the 15th anniversary Climb to Fight Breast Cancer
April 30, 2012
| By Christi Ball Loso
In celebration of its 15th anniversary in 2012, and in 2013, the Climb to Fight Breast Cancer is offering an expanded selection of peaks to appeal to adventurers of all ability levels.
Since it was established, the Climb has raised nearly $6 million for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center research.
Four teams cap the 2011 Climb to Fight Breast Cancer by reaching the top of the 19,000-foot Tanzanian mountain
Sept. 19, 2011
| By Christi Ball Loso
The 2011 Climb to Fight Breast Cancer season, benefiting the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, ended on a 19,341-foot high note, with six participants reaching the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, in Tanzania Sept. 4. This summer three other Climb to Fight Breast Cancer Kilimanjaro teams made the summit as well.
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