The Brad Kaminsky Foundation is Dedicated to Raising Awareness and Funds for
Childhood & Adult Brain Tumor and Cancer Research.

The Brad Kaminsky Foundation
In Loving Memory of..
Brad Kaminsky, Lisa Gibson, Bob Carter, Jr., Tony Leonard, Susanne McMillan, Dan McNally, Andy Lewis, William Keyser, Diane Wyatt, Gregory Weiss, James McKenzie, Geoff Cornman, Brian Bedell, Joseph Gray, Mary Haller, Jonathan Hicks, Capt. John Flynn, Sherry Brinton, Kyle Kerpan, Kyle Snyder, James Meyers, Josie Chiang, Stefan, Karen S., Jacqueline V. Offutt, Lauren Fitzgerald, Judy Hahn, Christine Donahue, Larry Burns, Anne Glynn, Lindsay Warren, Joe Lieb, Mike Gianinni, Bill Waggener, Melanie Knight-Teaster, Judi Spivack, Niki Perry, William Schopf, Nancy Coyle, Karen Stevens, Jose Andrade, Jose Rodriguez,
Brenda  BB Huff, Mim O'Neill, Richard Alan Brownmiller, Jim Ingman, Michael Bloomberg, Lilly Watkins, Vincent Mandzak and all our Angels

Dedicated to raising awareness and funds for pediatric and adult brain tumor and cancer research
Thank you! Because of you, we were voted StayClassy’s Charity of the Year, Washington DC, 2010
Established as a 501(c)(3) not for profit public charity in 2001
Donated over $1,000,000 to pediatric and adult brain tumor and cancer research since inception.
Beneficiaries include:
º Duke University’s Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center
º Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Neurosurgery, Pediatric Research
º UCLA’s Department of Neurosurgery
º Cedars Sinai Department of Neurosurgery
º University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Neurosurgery
º Ohio State University’s Department of Neursurgery
º Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
º Childrens Hospital Philadelphia
º National Brain Tumor Society
º Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
º Musella Foundation
º Healing Brain Trust
º Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation
º Prevent Cancer
º Band of Parents-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
º Children's National Health Systems
º CURE ATRT Now-Dana Farber Cancer Center
Initiated the Heroes of Hope Grey Ribbon Crusade campaign, unifying the brain tumor community. Over 106 not for profits and over 497 individual members committed to raising awareness and funds towards a cure!
Represented at Stand Up 2 Cancer in Hollywood in 2008 and 2010 and 2012.
Daily one on one support and resources provided to survivors, newly diagnosed patients and caregivers
Numerous press via newspapers, magazines, news programs, television and radio in DC metro area, Los Angeles and Philadelphia.
Current Fundraising events include:
º Heroes of Hope Golf Tournament, Lansdowne, VA (in 14th year)
º Cooking up a CURE cookbook
º Heroes of Hope Race for Research, Los Angeles, CA
º Larry Burns Memorial Monte Carlo and Mardi Gras Gala, VA
º Kids Helping Kids Lemonade Stand, Ashburn, VA
º Getting Happy Bout a Cure, Phila, PA
º Phi Gamma Nu Spring Walk to End Brain Tumors, Pen State University
º LA Boxing, Punch Out Event
º Fashion for a CURE ~ Thank you Neiman Marcus, Tysons Galleria and Designer Don O'Neill
º iDance4aCURE Dance Marathon ~ Dancers Vs. Cancer Campaign along with The Truth365 childhood cancer social media campaign/Arms Wide Open Childhood Cancer Foundation
º Ongoing local fundraisers in Loudoun County, VA and Philadelphia, PA
Produced the Heroes of Hope Grey Ribbon Crusade public service video, featuring ex-Washington Redskins Linebacker Marcus Washington, and top doctors from Duke, UCLA, and Johns Hopkins and Produced the Rock the Ribbons Video to encourage everyone to "do their part" in the war against all cancer!
Voted StayClassy’s Charity of the Year, Washington DC, 2010
Foundation President, Lisa Millar, awarded the “Community Builder Award” from the Grand Lodge of the Masons from the Commonwealth of Va, Nov, 2010
Foundation President, Lisa Millar, featured Philanthropist, I Am Modern Magazine, Spring 2010
Foundation President, Lisa Millar, received a "Visionary Award of Excellence" from UCLA's Dept of Neurosurgery, 2008
Scientific Advisory Board comprised of: Dr. Henry Friedman, Duke University; Dr. Darrell Bigner, Duke University; Dr. Allan Friedman, Duke University; Dr. Sean Grady, University of Pennsylvania; and Dr. Linda Liau, UCLA
City of Los Angeles and Councilman Dennis Zine present Lisa with an award from the city for her tireless efforts, 2012


Penn State Alumni Service Award in November, 2014



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