Ken Craft, the president and CEO of the charity, talks to Yahoo about getting the initial call from the "Jeopardy!" host — and everything that transpired after. Trebek, who is fighting pancreatic
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek’s wife of nearly 30 years, Jean, is struggling right along with him as he continues to undergo treatment for pancreatic cancer.
A contestant with no chance of winning Final Jeopardy chose to put a sweet message for Alex Trebek in place of an answer.
Holzhauer, who isn't going to be in town for the pancreatic cancer walk, made a donation and wrote, "For Alex Trebek and all the other survivors."
The Jeopardy! host, 78, who’s fighting pancreatic cancer sent a handwritten note to a fan who was also recently diagnosed with the lethal disease.
"The doctors said they hadn’t seen this kind of positive result in their memory..."
On Wednesday, Alex Trebek shocked fans by revealing he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer.