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.

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.

July CCA Hero – Austin

Move over, Von Trapps—Austin has arrived! This talented ten-year-old boy plays five instruments—many of which he learned with the help of MyMusicRx.

CCA Hero Hayden

June CCA Hero – Hayden

Ten-year-old Hayden is a poised, polite young lady who is wise beyond her years. She loves art, reading, classical music, her mom’s snickerdoodles, and climbing in the trees around her house.

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Ready Set Action – McKenzie’s Music Moment

McKenzie’s music moment came when she took part in the 2016 Bedstock. She’s known as a prankster with the medical team, playing tricks on them and working her sassy charm. She’s also a kind, thoughtful girl, whose positive outlook inspires everyone who meets her.

Celebration of Courage

CCA is proud to present our 2018 Heroes, a group of 11 outstanding kids and teens recognized for their exceptional courage, wisdom, and grace in the face of serious medical challenges

Emma May Hero

May CCA Hero – Emma

Princess alert! May Hero, Emma Baker, is a sparkly girl with a passion for pink and all things princess related. She’ll eagerly sing at the top of her lungs upon request, and even throw in a few twirls for good measure.

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D.J., Back to Life [Part 2]

After surgery and many rounds of chemo, D.J. is starting to reclaim the life that cancer forced him to put on hold.

A Life, Interrupted [Part 1]

D.J. had big ambitions for his last year of high school but life had other ideas. When D.J. started getting sharp headaches, he thought it was a sinus infection, it turned out to be something far more serious—a brain tumor.