For the past eight years, David’s had a friend in his corner to help him through long days in the hospital—his Chemo Pal mentor, Jana. She was matched with David right before his first surgery and has been by his side ever since.
At just three years old, our October Hero Uriah is wise beyond his years and a joy to everyone who meets him. He loves tractors, listening to animal sounds, and exploring the great outdoors with his family. Uriah’s deep love for nature makes it tough for him to receive treatment for neuroblastoma, which requires long days at the “sick hotel,” aka the hospital.
Level Eater Adventures brings an epic, independently produced Dungeons & Dragons play experience to Portland on Saturday, October 5, at Halfling Studios, located at 2360 NW Quimby St. Dozens of players will join together for a night of fun, food and fantastical adventures, besting monsters to raise funds for MyMusicRx and the Children’s Cancer Association (CCA), whose innovative and free-of-charge Joy-based programs provide the healing power of music, friendship, and nature to seriously ill kids, teens, and their families.
CCA’s 19th Annual Wonderbal brought the delights of Parisian life to the Oregon Convention Center raising $1.26 million which will directly support the healing power of music, friendship, and nature to children and their families facing serious illness.
September CCA Hero Maria loves running, playing, and soaking up the sun. But she does a lot more staying inside now, since her Leukemia diagnosis.
Shakey Graves, Austin, Texas based musician, is auctioning a custom-beaded Epiphone guitar to benefit the Children’s Cancer Association’s MyMusicRx flagship music medicine program.