The Journey - Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

The Journey Towards a Cure Continues


On Friday September 16th 2016 at 8:00 AM, Eric began his 3rd attempt to run 200 miles in Central Park to increase awareness and raise money for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF). His 60-hour “Journey Towards a Cure” event drew support from thousands of donors, runners, cancer patients and their families. Eric crossed the finish line on Sunday at 8:00 PM and reached his all-time goal of running 200 miles and raising over $1 million. The money raised will support the MMRF’s groundbreaking research that is extending the lives of multiple myeloma patients - with the ultimate goal of finding a cure.


The run is over, but it's not too late to support Eric and his heroic efforts. Join in and contribute to the Journey Towards a Cure!


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    Eric Gelber will go far to fund a cure.

    Eric is a husband, father, businessman—and extreme ultra-marathon runner. His unstoppable determination has a single focus: helping to find a cure for multiple myeloma, a disease that took the life of his friend Anita. Since Eric began his fundraising efforts, he has raised over $1,000,000 for the MMRF and has helped accelerate myeloma research.

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