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.
Delivering the healing power of music to Austin children’s hospitals, 150 music medicine supporters joined CCA and Shakey Graves for an intimate concert at the Gibson Showroom.
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.
Another year in Austin came and went much too fast! This year featured room-to-room performances at St. Davids, an amazing concert at Dell Children’s, and the successful recording of 20 #SXSW artists – soon to be featured on MyMusicRx.org!
If you had asked me two years ago to describe my family, I would have said we were the typical Washington family… But in the summer of 2017, our four-year-old daughter, Lyla, was diagnosed with a Wilms tumor.
After being diagnosed with ALL, Kira knew her future would be filled with long months of treatment in the hospital. What she didn’t know was that she would find a support system rooted in joy.