November Hero Dawson

November CCA Hero, Dawson

Seventeen-year-old Dawson doesn’t speak much, but his giant smile says it all. This good-natured guy has had to face a number of medical challenges, including diabetes, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, and pulmonary hypertension.

Embracing Joy with Andrea Corradini

Andrea Corradini discovered CCA by “happy accident.” Some 15 years ago she stumbled upon a CCA Gala in-progress. She asked to join the party, somebody gave her a chair, and the rest is history – or we should say, herstory.

Adam & George Chemo Pals

Where Pure Joy Hides

George’s time volunteering as a Chemo Pal for almost four years taught him a lot about life, courage, and the importance of being present.

October CCA Hero Lyla

October CCA Hero – Lyla

October CCA Hero, Lyla, is a charming four-year-old with a smile that’s just as big as her personality. She loves painting, doing puzzles, baking, and reading books about her favorite characters.

Fundamentals Basketball Camp

Fundamentals Basketball Camp

19-year-old Jake teaches basketball every summer in honor of his childhood friend, who passed away from cancer ten years ago.

September CCA Hero – Cyrus

Even though he’s only 10 months old, Cyrus – or “Squishy” as his mom and dad like to call him – is already melting hearts with his giant smile and goofy personality.

August CCA Hero Danielle

August CCA Hero – Danielle

Seven-year-old Danielle has a hero in her life—someone she looks up to when her medical challenges seem too tough to face. Who is it? “ME!” she proclaimed.

CCA’s Caped Crusader, CS Sheffield

Self-professed Kids Cancer Hero, CS Sheffield, is on a mission to provide joy to kids in the hospital. What he’s achieved in the last eight years is nothing short of remarkable.