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The Sam Day Foundation was named in honor of a student who died of Ewing sarcoma.

PHOTO: SAM DAY FOUNDATION - A fundraising run at Sunset High School raised money for research into rare childhood cancer. The inaugural Sam Day 5K and Birthday Bash run drew more than 450 runners to Sunset High School on Saturday, June 23, to kick off the newly formed Sam Day Foundation. The foundation was created in memory of Sam Day, would have been 17 on the day of the event and who died from Ewing sarcoma. In creating the event, Lorna Day, executive director and mother to Sam, asked the community to "give the gift of more birthdays to kids with rare cancer." The foundation was created to address the underfunding fo research into rare pediatric and young adult cancers. For more information, go online to the foundation website.

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