PJ In The News

Sep 02, 2011 - PJ Aldridge: Citizen of the Year

 PJ Aldridge, while battling his own disease, started the PJ Aldridge Foundation less than a year ago to help fund the research of lung cancer. PJ's for OJ Day's was started to educate the students about the highest diagnose cancer with the least amount of funding - lung cancer and also talk with them about the power of attitude and passion in their personal lives and career's chosen. Through the various events, donations, etc. The largest accomplishment to date was donating $150,000 to University of Maryland Thoracic Research Team, where Dr. Edelman leads an amazing research team that is passionate for a cure! PJ was recently the recipient of Oprah's Favorite Things and donated all of the items to raise even more money for Lung Cancer Research! 

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