Direct Grants to Pediatric Cancer Families
2-year-old from Illinois undergoing chemotherapy treatment y for B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Due to the adverse effects of the chemotherapy, this patient is also undergoing physical therapy to help build strength. Funds will be applied to therapy costs.
4-year-old from Minnesota who was diagnosed with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, had been undergoing chemotherapy treatment for two years, and recently relapsed just three months before completing treatment. He is now hospitalized and preparing for a bone marrow transplant. His caregivers must now take off weeks of work while arranging for childcare for the patient’s two siblings. Funds will be used for gas to and from the hospital, childcare and other medical expenses
6-year-old from Alabama undergoing chemotherapy treatment for B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This patient’s caregiver has been unable to work while patient is in treatment, and the single-parent household is subsisting on monthly social security payments. Funds will be used for gas and daily necessities.
6-year-old from Michigan who is currently in the delayed intensification phase of chemotherapy treatment. This patient developed liver toxicity known as veno-occlusive disease (VOD) as a result of the chemotherapy. He will be hospitalized for at least a month. His household of five will use the funds for gas, food, and childcare.
8-year-old boy from New York- He is receiving outpatient chemo treatment 5xweek. He has neuropathy from the chemo and is currently using a walker and wheelchair to ambulate safely. Depending on the day he can be tired, irritable or his amazing 8-year-old self. Money will be used for rent.
2-year-old girl with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia from West VA- currently in delayed intensification. Diagnosed the same week her baby brother was born. Lives 2.5 hours away from treating hospital. Money will go to gas and food when traveling to clinic.
7-year-old boy with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia from Kentucky- Limited income with a single parent. Missed work due to constant trips to clinic. Money will go towards travel and food.
7-year-old boy with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia from Florida- Limited income with high deductible. Money will go towards fixing a roof to ensure a stable environment.
10-year-old boy with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia from Nevada- Missed work due to constant trips to clinic. Money will go towards travel and food.
7-year-old boy with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia High Risk due to genetic mutation from Indianan-. Money will go towards costs of transfusion and other medical bills. Parents are out of PTO so any missed work is no pay.
3-year-old girl with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia from Texas-. Money will go towards costs of medical bills, clothing, and gas for transportation.
5-year-old girl from Illinois undergoing chemotherapy treatment for high-risk B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Money will help to cover cost of rent, groceries, and gas.
3-year-old male with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic from Colorado-. Family had to sell furniture to pay for medical bills. Money will go towards replacing some of that furniture for their household.
7-year-old boy with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic from Maryland-. Money will go towards costs of transfusion and other medical bills.
2-year-old boy with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia from California- Money will go towards fixing car that is needed for transportation. In addition, for groceries and travel expenses.
Above is a map of how far your money travels to help little warriors in need!