TCA In the News

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Philadelphia Daily News Interviews TCA Board Member

July 23, 2014

HOWARD JAFFE was an impressionable 16-year-old when he first saw the Who at JFK Stadium, in 1982. Roger Daltrey’s commanding stage presence and Pete Townshend’s ferocious guitar got him hooked. The Who have long since given up the steady touring that touched Jaffe and thousands of other teenagers, but Daltrey and Townshend now touch the lives of new generations of teens who have been victimized by cancer. Teen Cancer America is the fledgling, stateside counterpart of the Teenage Cancer Trust, a group that has established more than 25 teenage inpatient units in the United Kingdom since it formed in 1990. Daltrey […]

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CBS News Features UCLA Teen & Young Adult Center

July 10, 2014

CBS news stopped by the UCLA Daltrey/Townshend Teen and Young Adult Cancer Center to interview a few patients and spread the word about these “forgotten” cancer fighters. View the video and full article here: Program To Help “Forgotten” Teen Cancer Patients This segment very importantly points out that outcomes for teen and young adult cancer patients have not improved over the last 30 years in the same way as other demographics. Clinical trials and environment are critical to the survival of this particular age group; Teen Cancer America aims to make a difference in both areas by advocating for young […]

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Win The Ultimate VIP Concert Experience!

July 3, 2014

Proceeds to the July 28th Concert in Philadelphia will already benefit Teen Cancer America, but now you have the chance to donate and win the ultimate VIP experience with Roger Daltrey! Enjoy the Rockstar lifestyle as Roger’s guest to the event, and win prizes just for entering! Visit prizeo.com/roger for more details, how to enter, contest dates and what you can win for as little as $10!See what Roger has to say below:  Hello everyone! I am here on Prizeo to do a great campaign to raise money for my charity organization, Teen Cancer America. How would you like to win […]

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A Concert for Teen Cancer America: Roger Daltrey with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

June 27, 2014

MONDAY JULY 28 – Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Legendary frontman Roger Daltrey performs The Who’s hits & more as part of a concert for Teen Cancer America to benefit The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Also performing will be special guest Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. Tickets start at $75 & are on sale NOW. Proceeds to benefit Teen Cancer America & The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. VIP Platinum Package – $2,000Includes access to Roger Daltrey pre-show sound check, pre-show meet-and-greet and photo with Roger Daltrey and Joan Jett, pre-show Verizon Hall backstage tour, pre-show cocktail reception, […]