Dr. Marc Mendillo

Dr. Marc Mendillo

Following the science to breast cancer breakthroughs   Current Lynn Sage Scholar Dr. Marc Mendillo leans on his own personal experience with breast cancer to inspire his research. “My godmother and my cousin (during her first pregnancy!) were diagnosed with...
Matt’s Story

Matt’s Story

Making the miles count   This Sunday marks the 41st annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Team Lynn Sage member Matt DeBole committed to making his miles count this year for The Lynn Sage Foundation’s breast cancer research initiatives. “My wife and I have had a...
Dr. Dai Horiuchi

Dr. Dai Horiuchi

  Funding the new ideas that lead to breast cancer breakthroughs   It is nearly impossible for young researchers with novel theories to receive substantial funding to test and develop a track record. The Lynn Sage Foundation provides seed funding to early-career...
Michelle’s Story

Michelle’s Story

The story of one surprising breast cancer patient It took Michelle Kallick years to consider and finally find the right dog to adopt. She could never have guessed that within three short months, she’d be treating her new dog for mammary cancer. “I started calling...
In Good Taste

In Good Taste

Celebrating 11 years of Chicago’s In Good Taste 2018 marks eleven years of the Chicago’s In Good Taste campaign, raising funds for innovative breast cancer research. Jim Lederer, the owner of Bluegrass in Highland Park, has participated in the program since its...
Lindsay’s Story

Lindsay’s Story

Remembering and celebrating our mothers  Mother’s Day can be bittersweet for those who have lost a mother. The Lynn Sage Foundation Associate Board member, Lindsay Feldman, recognizes that pain while acknowledging some unexpected gifts that grew from her loss. “Breast...