The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation

2016

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5 A Word from the Executive Director Dear Friends, "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." – Margaret Mead This foundation exists because of you. It is driven by the time, talent, and treasure of its dedicated volunteers, committee members, mentors, board members, and donors. Because of you, we have been able to accomplish so much. Success by the numbers: $1.2 million to breakthrough gastrointestinal cancer research $470,000+ to real estate education scholarships and programs 20,000+ cancer tumor tissue samples stored in the bank for clinical trials aimed at improving personalized cancer medicine 3,000+ student lives impacted by our educational opportunities 1,100+ days of one-on-one mentorship 175 real estate executives serving as mentors, advisors, speakers and career counselors 100 GI cancer patients donating tissue each year (99% of all eligible patients) 14 dynamic programs for real estate students 4 new programs developed for real estate + GI cancer patients in 2016 When you participate in this organization, feel confident that you are making a meaningful difference. You contribute to breakthrough cancer research that advances medicine and saves lives. You impact thousands of students, advancing their careers and ultimately contributing to a more robust and connected industry. The impact you make is deep and lasting and, with your support, it continues to grow. Thank you for making our work possible. Sincerely, Katie Katie Hurley Wales Hurley Katie Hurley Wales Wales Katie Hurley Wales Executive Director Who We Are Getting to Know the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation

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