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  • $5000 Match Challenge!


    We are ready for a challenge and know you are too! A SCAD survivor is providing a one-to-one match up to $5000 on donations made between now and November 7! And….to sweeten the challenge, if we raise $2,500 by 10/24 (11:59pm Pacific Time) she will donate an extra $2500! Help meet this challenge – click […]

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  • Register Today for Virtual Mayo SCAD Research Update & Social


    Join us on Zoom Saturday, October 23 at 7 pm CST for the latest research presented by Dr. Sharonne Hayes (team lead), Dr. Rajiv Gulati(cath lab) and Dr. Timothy Olson (genetics) from Mayo Clinic’s SCAD Research team. A Q&A session will follow with questions submitted on Zoom. Afterwards, we’ll break into small groups based on […]

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  • Upcoming Virtual SCAD Social


    Plans are underway for a Virtual SCAD Social on Saturday, October 23 in the evening! We are honored Dr. Sharonne Hayes and other Mayo Clinic researchers will join us to share their latest research findings followed by a Q&A. Afterwards, we will break into small groups to share and get to know each other. This […]

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  • 2021 SCADaddles Postponed to 2022


    Due to the Delta variant and based on concerns expressed by health professionals, the Board of Directors made the very difficult decision to postpone all 2021 5K SCADaddle for Research run/walks until 2022. Concern for safety is our priority. Those who registered along with the event sponsors should be receiving an email regarding the cancellation. […]

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