September Events in Conjunction With Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
· Sept. 21 Game vs. Auburn-Montgomery Prefaced by Five ‘Spirit Nights’ at Area Restaurants
CHATTANOOGA, TENN. (August 30, 2018) – The Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer and the Lee University women’s soccer program are renewing their partnership for the ninth Annual “Kickin’ It For Kids With Cancer” fundraising initiative, with a six-part effort scheduled for Sept. 4-21, in conjunction with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
This year’s initiative will conclude on the night of Friday, Sept. 21 at the Lee University Soccer Field in Cleveland, Tennessee, with the Lee Lady Flames hosting Auburn University-Montgomery at 7 p.m. Lee’s women’s program won four national NAIA championships before moving to the NCAA Division II level where the Lady Flames have reached the national tournamen...
Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Adds Two Staff Members
UT-Chattanooga Graduates Sharp, Whicker Latest Hires for Growing Organization
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2018) – Two University of Tennessee-Chattanooga graduates who also have studied internationally have joined the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer staff.
Julia Sharp is the foundation’s new Regional Development Coordinator while Trent Whicker is an Executive Fellow.
Sharp, a Nashville native now living in Chattanooga, is a 2014 UT-Chattanooga graduate, earning a B.A. in English. She also studied journalism at the University of Chester in Chester, England and World Media/Theatre Studies at King’s College London. Whicker also graduated from UT-Chattanooga in 2014, with a Master’s in Business Administration; previously he earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Mälardalen University in Västerås, Sweden.
Sharp will work closely with Austin Hatcher Foundation President Amy Jo O...