Varsity Team Rally: GOpher a Cure!
The annual Varsity Team Rally event was created in 2011 to raise money for critical early cancer research at the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota. Since its inception, more than $800,000 has been raised--well on the way to the ultimate goal of $1 million for cancer research by 2020.
Help us GOpher a Cure! at Varsity Team Rally 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018; 6-9 p.m.
TCF Bank Stadium, DQ Room; University of Minnesota
Tickets for the casual, all-inclusive evening are $1,100/person ($1,000 tax deductible)
Pre-Game Meet and Greet Reception with U of MN Cancer Researchers
All-Star Educational Panel discussing the latest in Cancer Research
Game-winning Guest Speakers
Victorious Buffet Dinner catered by Kafe 421
Post-game Gift Bags
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Honorary Event Chair
The Honorable Jacob Frey
Mayor of Minneapolis
Minnesota Women's Basketball Head Coach
Minnesota Lynx All-Star and Champion
Host of the "Weekly Dish" on MyTalk 107.1FM
Barbara Foster and Larry Hendrickson
Janet and Doug Fiola
Dr. Douglas Yee and Janet Smith Yee
Kate Bryant and Jon Lindfors
Jim and Mary Frey
Discover How Cancer Research is Making Hope Happen
Suit-up in your Gopher game-day apparel and prepare for an inspiring and educational evening with stories from cancer survivors, world-renowned researchers, and healthcare community leaders.
Emceed by Stephanie Hansen, My Talk 107.1 Radio Host and Cancer Survivor, this year's event will highlight the Advancements in Precision-Medicine Research using biomarkers to individualize cancer prevention and personalize treatment. Through immunotherapy, chemoprevention and clinical trials, researchers at the Masonic Cancer Center are bringing promising cancer treatments to all Minnesotans--close to home.
Joining the All-Star panel will be The Honorable Jacob Frey, Mayor of Minneapolis, and Lindsey Whalen, Minnesota Lynx Champion and Gopher Women's Basketball Head Coach.
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VTR Legacy Committee Members
Betty Ford, Co-Chair
Mary Wippermann, Co-Chair
Seanne Falconer, MCC Staff
Max Huber, MCC Staff
Jean Jacoby, MCC Staff
Janet Smith Yee
Dr. Douglas Yee, MCC Director