All Kinds of Important Updates

Update on B+ License Plate I appreciate everyone’s patience with us.  As previously reported, we need 200 completed applications before Delaware DMV will begin production of our license plate.  Believe me, I thought this would have been wrapped up months ago....

So Many Ways to Help

          “Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer” I have to share with you a beautiful note that I received from a child the other day.  Gabriella F. wrote “Dear B+, I like how you raise money for kids with cancer so I had a...

B+ Hero Updates

Billy Joel Gets Opportunity to Meet B+ Hero, Alex Blythe Yeah, you read that right!    Billy Joel was lucky enough to meet our B+ Hero, Alex, last night before his show in Philly.  Alex is a big Billy Joel fan and, thanks to B+ Board Member, Michael Goldberg, and his...

August 6th – Meet a New B+ Hero

Meet B+ Hero, Lisandro Lisandro is a 15 yr old boy who was diagnosed with osteosarcoma (bone cancer) in Dec. 2014 and it has now spread to his lungs.  He lives with aunt and uncle, both who are blind.  The Social Worker reports that they are both “attentive,...

Jibril and Leo

Blue Hen Bay Bash 2015 The Blue Hen Parrothead Club will be hosting their 8th Annual “Blue Hen Bay Bash” on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the Riverview Inn in Pennsville, NJ. Thanks to Parrothead Club member and B+ supporter, Maggie Knight, The Andrew...

“Kids These Days” … ARE GREAT!

Thank you to the Elks Swim Club for hosting the “B+ Swim-a-thon”. No offense to the parents who worked hard to plan this, but this was yet another wonderful example of “Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer”. Everyone who jumped in the pool raised...

5,000 Miles Peddled on a Solo Trip? Seriously?

  Yup…he did it!  My friend, Dave Corydon, rode his recumbent bike 5,000 miles to raise awareness and money for The B+ Foundation.  And, he did it alone.  And, if that’s not enough, this is the SECOND time he’s done it for us.  The first time...

Important Research Opportunity!

To Families of Kids with Cancer, You have a unique opportunity to further the learning on a subject that we think is often overlooked — the impact of childhood cancer on the siblings of the child diagnosed with cancer. Cortney Rieck, a doctoral student in clinical...

A Tremendously Successful 5k!!!

Thank you very much to everyone who came out last night for our 9th Annual B+ 5k Run/Walk. The weather was great, there was a lot of food, great music, inspiring B+ Heroes – especially our speaker, Courtney Martin – and some really fast runners (not me!)....

Last Call for “Action Days” on Capitol Hill The Alliance for Childhood Cancer, of which we are a member, is hosting our annual “Action Days” on Capitol Hill on June 15-16. The goal of the Hill visit is to give a voice to the voiceless and, hopefully,...