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Non-Profit Chauffeurs Cancer Patients To Treatments In Exotic Cars

April 19, 2012
"Having cancer is difficult enough, so getting to treatment shouldn’t be. As a former patient and car fanatic, I understand how a positive experience can impact your attitude and ultimately, your recovery."
- Ken Adams, Founder

Battling cancer is a monumental struggle that takes shape in the smallest actions. Everyday activities take on new meaning in the face of cancer's debilitating symptoms. Even making it to a cancer treatment center can be a challenge. That's where the non-profit group Your Ride Is Here comes in.

The group provides transportation to and from treatment - often in some of the most exotic, expensive cars on the planet.

Ken Adams knows firsthand the difficulties of living with cancer. The Austin, Texas resident was lucky enough to have a ride to and from treatment, but he saw many other patients who were not as fortunate.

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