National Super Hero Day!

Today is National Super Hero Day! Not all Super Heroes wear capes, but sometimes, ours do! These kids are just SO inspiring!  They rarely ever complain.  They just courageously deal with it.  And, when I say ‘these kids’, I mean the brothers and sisters as...

Busy, busy week!

Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer Momentum is building… I’m so flattered and honored that so many young people want to help us fight childhood cancer. In the last 9 days, I have given 30 talks at Chapman University (CA), UCLA, USC, the College of Charleston, Villanova...

Easter Week

B+ Heroes Let’s start with a shout-out to B+ Hero, Christian, who will be undergoing surgery tomorrow.  Please keep Christian and his family in your prayers. And, for those of you in/near Delaware, a Celebration of Leon Huhn’s Life will be held on Fri....

10th Annual B+ 5k Site is LIVE

I really cannot believe that this will be our 10th Annual B+ 5k Run/Walk – WED June 15th.  The first B+ 5k was held when we were in the hospital; just a month before Andrew went to Heaven.  It’s so hard to believe. I’m really proud of what all of you...

B+ Hero Leon

Please read what Ali shared today on FB: With broken hearts we share with you that 13-year-old B+ Hero Leon passed away yesterday afternoon. Leon bravely battled Osteosarcoma, bone cancer, since October 2012. Despite chemotherapy, radiation, and surgeries, the cancer...

How many children’s funerals are too many?

Q.  How many children’s funerals are too many? A.  1 It’s NOT a difficult question.  KIDS SHOULD NOT DIE!  It’s really simple. In the last 4 days, I have attended 2 memorial services for 2 young people who died of cancer.  Last Friday, I was...

Lots of Updates

UDance & B+ Night at the Delaware 87ers – March 4th Come join us on Fri. March 4th as our UDance B+ Heroes are honored on the court at halftime.  A portion of your ticket price will go to UDance, the largest student-run philanthropy of which we are the...

Taylor Renee Helland

I’ve written too many of these entries! This morning, I woke to an email entitled “She’s gone”. Another beautiful young person’s time on earth cut short because of cancer. This morning, B+ Hero, TCU student, Chi O sister, daughter, friend, and faith-filled, unique...

Give Kids a Voice

Give Kids a Voice! As you’ve heard recently in the news, the Executive Branch of our government has embarked on a “moonshot” project to cure cancer.  Thankfully, the White House memo that was released this week includes pediatric cancer in this...