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Los Altos resident Leah Nichols cuts the ribbon at the starting line of the inaugural Silicon Valley Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk Oct. 1 at Shoreline Park in Mountain View. The event generated more than $54,000.
After exceeding their fundraising goal, Los Altos residents Aaron and Leah Nichols deemed their inaugural event to fight pancreatic cancer a success.
The 2016 Silicon Valley Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk, held Oct. 1 at Mountain View’s Shoreline Park, raised more than $54,000. The Nichols said their initial goal was $20,000, with a stretch goal of $50,000. The night before the event, a $5,000 donation put them over the top.