The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest non-government funder of childhood cancer research grants, announces the appointment of Robert “Bob” Martin, Founder and President of Bridge To A Cure Foundation, an advocacy nonprofit dedicated to ending childhood cancer, to its board of directors.

Robert “Bob” Martin

Having his own immediate connection to childhood cancer, Martin has long been a supporter of the St. Baldrick’s Foundation and its mission to conquer childhood cancers.

“Having observed firsthand the pain and sorrow a debilitating disease or disorder inflicts on a child and the child’s family I am inspired to help kids to chase their dreams,” Martin said. “St. Baldrick’s dedication to give kids a lifetime aligns perfectly with my personal mission and inspires me to work harder every day to help kids through fundraising to provide support for childhood cancer research grants. I look forward to being part of such an incredible organization.”

To read the complete press release issued by St. Baldrick’s Foundation, click here.