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to support cancer research and other important medical initiatives.

The Mario Lemieux Foundation was created in 1993 by hockey legend Mario Lemieux to support cancer research and other important medical initiatives. The Lemieux Foundation has also established the Playroom Project initiative, in honor of Mario and Nathalie Lemieux's healthy son, Austin. The Playroom Project seeks to benefit families and improve the quality of a child's hospital experience.

1. Giving others a chance to win the battle against cancer.

2. Establishing playrooms for hospitalized children.