July CCA Hero is the rambunctious and quick-witted Moxie! Moxie has been in and out of hospitals for Optic Glioma since she was just six months old. Long infusions at the hospital left Moxie bored… that is until her Chemo Pal, Ashley, showed up.
Link takes the profound emotional and financial hardships of serious pediatric illness head on, engaging a network of caring people and organizations. The most frequently asked questions about CCA’s Link program are answered here.
Shared memories and experiences can make a world of difference for a child in treatment, a lesson Chemo Pal Mentor Kimberlee knows firsthand. Kimberlee has gone above and beyond for her Chemo Pal mentee. Kimberlee and Olivia currently hold the record for longest-running Chemo Pal Match at seven years!
Mariah is a Chemo Pal Intern who is leaving her mark on CCA through her passion for the children and teens we serve.
Having been paddleboarding just two days prior, Elijah was now faced with the reality of brain cancer and physical therapy to regain his strength – luckily a little help from Link made it easier.
First impressions can be deceiving—especially in the case of April’s CCA Hero, Amanda. Beneath this polite 16-year-old’s reserved demeanor, there’s a wicked sense of humor