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Help us empower one million children to reduce their pain and stress.

The Heroes Circle is a 501(c)(3) public charity, EIN 38-3500655.

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About us

The Heroes Circle is a global healing and wellness initiative inspired by the children of Kids Kicking Cancer.

Our focus

At the Heroes Circle, our work is focused around three strategic areas:

Pediatric Healing Program

Teaching pain and stress management to very sick children.


Empowering children to recognize and respond to stress.

Adult Healing Program

Inspiring healing and well-being in adults.

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News & Updates

Browse our latest posts and stay updated on Heroes Circle news and events.

2023 Golf Outing & Dinner Recap

2023 Golf Outing & Dinner Recap

Our annual golf outing & dinner raises funds to support the Heroes Circle community, comprised of children and teens with cancer and other painful pediatric illnesses.

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Meet Izzy

Meet Izzy

A tenacious teen with a fighting spirit. Izzy Stothers is a fountain of creativity, using her talent of writing to serve as an escape from her pediatric illness. Izzy truly exemplifies the Heroes Circle philosophy “Power, Peace, Purpose.”

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Meet Cole

Meet Cole

A Little Hero from Michigan. Cole Yahara sounds like a typical 10-year-old at first, rambling enthusiastically about video games, his desire to sneak a snake into the house, and getting on his two sisters’ nerves.

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Help more children find

Power. Peace. Purpose.

Despite the ongoing challenges of the global pandemic, we are committed to empowering one million children to reduce their pain and stress with the help of our evidence-based martial arts therapy.