Levine Cancer Institute has a record-breaking year in sarcoma research thanks to the Paula Takacs Foundation.Read More
The Paula Takacs Foundation presents a large gift to Levine Cancer Institute and Levine Children’s researchers.Read More
Highlights foundation’s ongoing impact and that of 2018 gift to Levine Cancer Institute.Read More
Local cancer research initiatives funded by the Paula Takacs Foundation are highlighted.Read More
WSOC-TV’s news coverage of the upcoming 2018 Sarcoma Stomp.Watch video.
Raising awareness for sarcoma research.Watch Video
An interview with Executive Director Susan Udelson.Read More
Local cancer research initiatives at various hospitals are highlighted, as well as several local charities supporting them.Read More
WSOC-TV’s news coverage of the 2016 Sarcoma Stomp.Watch video.
Listen to one Charlotte woman’s description of how she was diagnosed with sarcoma, and why she decided to participate in the Sarcoma Stomp.Watch video
A Charlotte woman is carrying on a close friend’s legacy, as well as the memory of her own brother who battled cancer, by leading efforts to find a cure for sarcoma. Susan Udelson has recently assumed the role of Executive Director for the Paula Takacs Foundation for Sarcoma Research. Since 2013, the organization has donated over $167,000 to support sarcoma research at Levine Cancer InstituteRead More
Dr. Edward Kim, Chair of Investigative Therapeutics at Levine Cancer Institute, and Susan Udelson, Executive Director of the Paula Takacs Foundation for Sarcoma Research, discuss the sarcoma research being funded at LCI by the Foundation and about their Sarcoma Stomp fundraiser.Watch video.
Paula Takacs’ battle with cancer began more than seven years ago when doctors discovered she had liposarcoma.Read More
Paula Takacs had just had her first baby, and everything seemed perfect. The pregnancy had gone smoothly, the labor was short and relatively easy, and her newborn son, Gray, was a healthy 8.2 pounds. Paula and her husband, Geof, were coasting along in the sleepy-but-happy haze of new parents. Life revolved around “trying to get the little guy on a schedule, late-night feedings, diapers – the normal routine,” said Geof. “That would all change.Read More