Written by: Deborah Pecis You might not recognize 15-year-old Grace McKay if she were to stand next to a photograph of her 10-year-old self. While … Continued
Stories of the Heroes Circle
THANK YOU! Your love and support of our Heroes Circle programming is making a tremendous difference in the lives of our amazing heroes across the … Continued
The Heroes Circle is grateful for Natalee and her family, and their willingness to share their story so we can help change more lives. Written … Continued
Melissa Adams could put on a great “game face.” Many people in her social circle didn’t realize—or did not believe—that she suffered daily from chronic … Continued
High school graduation is a meaningful milestone for most, but it’s even morespecial for young women who’ve faced challenges and come out on top. By … Continued
By Lynne Golodner “Sickle cell is an up-and-down roller coaster,” says Je’Nailya Belew. “One minute you can be fine, and then three years ago, I … Continued
By Lynne Golodner It’s going to be different to live several states away from her family and friends, but Danielle McKay is ready for the … Continued
By Lynne Golodner Haley Wallace doesn’t let anything get her down. A child survivor of Rhabdomyosarcoma – a rare cancer that was caught early – … Continued
By Lynne Golodner When Paris Davis first came to Kids Kicking Cancer (KKC) as the sibling of two brothers with Sickle Cell, she was shy. … Continued
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