Colleen Bates-Cardillo

  • Purple Stride 2010

    Purple Stride 2010

Colleen Bates-Cardillo


Raised: $1,214

Goal: $1,000

Bates Battlers in memory of Dianna Bates!

As you all know, our mom passed away on what will be 10 years ago on the date of this event.  She battled hard.  She was diagnosed in November of 2009 and fought until April 30th of 2012.  Everyone that knew her. loved her.  We miss her so much and always have her in our hearts and see her in our every day lives because she made us who we are today.  Our mom was able to walk once as a cancer patient and once as a survivor before the cancer came back and was just too much.  Please join us again, for the walk and fundraiser to help find a cure to this aggressive disease.  Thank you!

Pancreatic cancer does not stop or slow down, and neither do we!

I’m going to help make progress, with your support.

I’m participating in PanCAN’s PurpleStride, a year-round national movement that funds lifechanging programs and services for pancreatic cancer patients and their families.

Every dollar you give means more patients can benefit from PanCAN’s free, one-on-one support, personalized information, service and resources that can make a real difference in their lives. 

Please make a gift of any size to get me one step closer to my fundraising goal and improving more patients’ lives. 

Patients and families need us now more than ever.

Thank you for your support.

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  • I've Received
    5+ Donations
    Toward my Goal

  • $100

    Raised $100
    for 1:1 support for
    4 patients

  • $270

    Raised $270 for
    27 educational

  • $480

    Raised $480 to
    support 1 research
    grantee for 3 weeks

  • $1,000GRANDCLUB

    Raised $1K
    to be in the
    Grand Club

About PanCAN's PurpleStride

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s (PanCAN) PurpleStride is a year-round national movement that funds life-changing programs and services to accelerate progress for pancreatic cancer patients.

On one powerful day through nearly 60 PurpleStride events nationwide, pancreatic cancer survivors, families, caregivers, researchers and supporters will join together to honor everyone affected by the disease.

PurpleStride is the number-one way PanCAN raises money to fight pancreatic cancer on all fronts — through research, clinical initiatives, patient services, advocacy and nationwide volunteer support. Learn more.