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Students in leadership positions learn about brain tumors and gain real world experience in running a non-profit business while raising funds for brain tumor research. Beneficiaries of the money we raise are Barrow Neurological Institute, National Brain Tumor Society, Phoenix Childrens Hospital, Steele Childrens Research Center in Tucson, and Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). With your help we can make a difference. The intent of our website is to further our objectives of disseminating information about this disease process, stimulating more widespread involvement within our community through donating, volunteering and participating in one or more of our events, and publicizing and promoting this exceptional student-run organization.

"Be the change you wish to see in the world..." Gandhi

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  • Tory's 2014-2015 video

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  • 2015 Honorary Chairs

    Come see Johnjay & Rich at this year's SSBTR Walk-a-thon. Link image to see their very impressive bio.

  • Photo Gallery

    See videos and photos of recent SSBTR events (SSBTR Walk-a-thon, UA College of Med Charity Gala, Desert Vista 5K Run).

  • Walk-a-thon VIDEO

    If you were at last year's SSBTR Walk, you can relive the memories and maybe even see yourself. If you weren't there, come see what you missed.

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Philanthropic "Quotes"

  • “I will continue to distribute blankets, sleeping bags, warm clothing and food on a regular basis, in the hope that my modest efforts will give some comfort to those people we are able help.”

  • “One must know not just how to accept a gift, but with what grace to share it.”

  • “Seek always to do some good somewhere. You must give some time to your fellow man. For remember, you don’t live in a world all your own.”

  • “The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much, it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.”

  • “When it comes to helping out, I don’t believe in doing it for the media attention. My goal is to support the organizations that need help.”


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