Your Real Champion®: “Storm the Heavens” Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie
Your Real Champion® – Mark Stendardo and Mina Carroll lost their child to an aggressive brain tumor. Their little Philomena was a bright student, a talented athlete and remarkably wise for her 7 short years. She struggled through treatments without one complaint and when “Make a Wish” knocked on her door, her beautiful response inspired the thousands of online supporters. Philomena’s life was a an absolute miracle!
Learn more about Philomena and Storm the Heavens Fund at https://stormtheheavens.org/.
Each week, we highlight the Real Champions in your life! Your family, friends, or colleagues who go the extra mile to help others in their community.
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINK PLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGN for Colon Cancer Awareness.
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