Ellen Sessions’ longtime support of Mary Bird Perkins became more personal after her own cancer diagnosis—and having wonderful people taking care of her through her healing journey. Her gift ensures others facing this diagnosis will get the same compassionate, expert care.
Laurie and Hank Saurage are focused on advancing cancer care through investing in their two passions: education and research. As a philanthropist and business leader in the community, Mr. Saurage has served on the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center Board of Directors since 2015 and served in many leadership roles over the years.
Devera and Jerry Goss, community philanthropists and a grateful family, support the Dr. Charles M. Smith Medical Physics Program with a strong passion to advance the fight against cancer with an understanding that research is key to our mission.
Dr. Charles Smith developed an appreciation for medical physicists while undergoing life-saving cancer treatment. Read how his estate gift is helping to ensure access to the same quality of cancer care for all in his home state of Louisiana.