Phoenix- Brian Hemmerle, Supervisor, and his family took part in Purple Stride Phoenix, an annual walk that benefits pancreatic cancer research.
They joined dozens of other teams to hit the pavement and raise $123,837. Hemmerle's family participated in honor of his late mother-in-law who passed away last year after she was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
According to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, an estimated 48,900 Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer this year, and more than 40,000 will die from it. The organization is dedicated to advancing research, supporting patients and creating hope for those affected by the disease.
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