Published: Feb 22, 2013 9:27 AM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. Because pancreatic cancer is often advanced when it is first found,ninety-five percent of the people diagnosed with this cancer will not be alive five years later.
But research is hoping to improve the odds and this weekend you can help raise money for pancreatic cancer research right here in Fort Myers.
Here today to tell us more about the event are Suzanne and Kevin Kennedy.