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
When Phoenix was diagnosed with ALL it sent his family into a whirlwind of tests, medications, and devastating side effects. They felt completely ungrounded, but then Phoenix’s Chemo Pal, Brenton walked in the room with a bag of toys.
In honor of Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week, Tom looks back on his experience with osteosarcoma and the advice he would give his 11-year-old self.