Welcome to Team McLopez's Fundraising Page

Welcome to Team McLopez's Fundraising Page
Jul 03, 2017

Welcome to Our Light The Night Walk Team McLopez Fundraising Page

If we could be connected to each other in a world without cancer, that would be our dream.

Eddie and Anne both lost their mothers to cancer and have a passion for finding a cure for all cancers including breast cancer that took Anne's mom in 1995 and colon cancer that took Eddie's mom in April 2017. We are partnered with LLS to find a cure for blood cancers like Chronic Myeloid Leukemia that Anne has, and other cancers. LLS supports research projects that are not only identifying treatments for blood cancers but also other cancers.

In 2016, Team McLopez was the top Friends and Family Team. With the help of friends, family, and community, we raised $12,000 and had 60 walkers join us for Light the Night. When LLS came to us asking if Anne would be the 2017 Honored Hero, we said YES!

 

As Honored Hero, Anne is speaking at venues across the Valley to raise awareness of LLS events and research projects like #BeatAML. Visit https://www.lls.org/bear-aml to learn more.

Anne's Story

In 2004 I convinced a few friends to walk 60 miles in three days to raise money and awareness for breast cancer. I was honoring my mother. Our team was called Sisters with Blisters. We went through a lot together and many of us are still the best of friends.

On July 26, 2016 I was diagnosed with Philadelphia Positive Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (Ph+ CML). While the experts are cautiously optimistic there is a cure on the horizon, the protocol for CML is a daily chemo pill and routine bloodwork until there is a better option or a cure. At the time of my diganosis, my leukemic cell count was 86% and as of May 2017, it was just .06%!

In times like this, the love for each other is all that matters.

When I heard the word cancer, I did what I've done since 2004, I called the team and asked if they'd like to walk with me again. I promised this would be a shorter walk for an important cause.

We're raising money and awareness to find a cure for CML and all blood cancers through our participation in the Light the Night Walk. Any help you can offer is greatly appreciated.

Support Team McLopez or your favorite walker and help us find a cure!

THANK YOU!

Anne and Eddie Lopez, Team McLopez

 
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Team Name Subteam Walk Site Date Team Captain City/State  
Team McLopez   Phoenix Municipal Stadium 11/11/17 Anne McAuley Lopez Phoenix, AZ  
Team McLopez Beery Good Team Phoenix Municipal Stadium 11/11/17 Elaine Beery Phoenix, AZ  
Team McLopez Morning Mulligans Phoenix Municipal Stadium 11/11/17 Bridget Falco Phoenix, AZ  

Supporter Comments

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    "My thoughts and prayers for a successful campaign and more importantly, a cure for this dreaded disease. God bless you."
     

    Michael L. Molgano

    Mon Jul 03 05:59:16 EDT 2017

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    "Love seeing how far you have come in one year Queen Anne. Just like Eddie, we want to keep you around because he is so happy with you!!"
     

    Toni Shepard

    Mon Jul 03 09:24:37 EDT 2017

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    "Queen Anne, it was great to meet you (via Don Carlson). Your optimism is fantastic -- keep it up! Can't wait to hang out with you again! Your new pal, Mark Drayton"
     

    Mark Drayton

    Sat Aug 12 01:40:28 EDT 2017

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    "Anne, you are an inspiration! Thanks for all you are doing for the Cancer cause. Keep moving forward!"
     

    Judith Giangoia

    Thu Sep 21 11:32:17 EDT 2017

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    "The best news Anne! Go get 'em"
     

    LuAnn Johnson

    Sat Oct 14 12:34:19 EDT 2017

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    "In honor of my mom Veronica Masuli."
     

    Rachel Harmon

    Sun Nov 05 02:39:57 EST 2017

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    "Our love and prayers will be walking with Team McLopez!! Go get 'em Anne! KT & Dave"
     

    Katie & Dave Farkes

    Mon Nov 06 09:17:32 EST 2017

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    "CONGRATULATIONS ANNE"
     

    Jessica Diaz

    Wed Nov 08 10:47:07 EST 2017

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    "Good Luck Team McLopez!!!"
     

    Joseph Kotulich

    Thu Nov 09 08:49:28 EST 2017

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    "To one of my favorite couples, may this soon be a huge victory for you and so many others!!"
     

    Michele Hart

    Thu Nov 09 10:49:54 EST 2017

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    "Sorry it isn�t more. See you Saturday. My wfavorite gets Susan will be joining"
     

    Jason Vorwerk

    Fri Nov 10 03:07:01 EST 2017

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    "So close!"
     

    LuAnn

    Fri Nov 10 04:17:10 EST 2017

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    "I'm sorry I can't be on the walk this year but you, Eddie and the entire team will be in my thoughts today. You are a remarkable woman."
     

    Susan Larkin

    Sat Nov 11 08:38:26 EST 2017

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    "Anne, You are such an inspiration!!! We're looking forward to walking with you tonight."
     

    Gina Spencer-Eckhardt

    Sat Nov 11 03:44:05 EST 2017

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    "thanks to anne mccauley lopez for participating in the recent Find A Cure Panel research for CML."
     

    Find A Cure Panel

    Wed Jan 17 01:52:16 EST 2018

Team Fundraising Total

Goal: $13,500.00
 
108 %
Donations: $14,623.26

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We are sorry donations are no longer being accepted for this team for this event.

Thanks To

Anonymous $1000.00
Tipsy Cactus TapRoom & Bo... $500.00
LuAnn $500.00
LuAnn Johnson $500.00
Find A Cure Panel $300.00
Unspecified Donor $284.64
Mark Drayton $250.00
Susan Larkin $200.00
Michele Hart $100.00
Constance Sheppard $100.00
Margaret Liva $100.00
Judith Giangoia $100.00
Debbie & Bruce Hawley $100.00
Don Carlson $100.00
Nicole Severson $50.00
Emily and Scott Campbell $50.00
Joseph Kotulich $50.00
Kellys $50.00
Toni Shepard $50.00
Michael L. Molgano $50.00
Unspecified Donor $31.62
Gina Spencer-Eckhardt $30.00
Joni OBrien $30.00
Danielle Duprey $30.00
Kate Smart $25.00
Elaine Belmonte $25.00
Vivian & Frank Lucherini $25.00
Judith Bruen $25.00
Rose Bivona $25.00
Edward Griser $25.00
Jessica Diaz $20.00
Lopez Brothers $20.00
Jane Monnaville $20.00
Clara Grande $20.00
Marie DeBartolomeo $10.00
Grace Renna $10.00
Michelle McQueen  
Jason Vorwerk  
Nathan Daou  
Mark Kelly  
Katie & Dave Farkes  
Rachel Harmon  
Lara Klinkner  
Andrea Boring  
Poochie Malloy