Another Successful B+ 5k!

Thank you all who joined us on Wed night, donated, or participated virtually in our 10th Annual B+ 5k Run/Walk.  We had a huge crowd, great weather, a lot of good food, a lot of fun, and a big gang of B+ Heroes (see picture).  You just cannot imagine what these kids...

Need Your Help Today

B+ Heroes Kendal & Kenedi were BOTH diagnosed with Leukemia (AML – like Andrew) at only 3 MONTHS OLD! Because of your support, we were able to help their family pay bills so that their family could focus more time on these precious girls. There are a lot...

Andrew’s “Graduation” Year

From Ali: 6 years ago yesterday, the Salesianum School Class of 2010 graduated. 4 years earlier, a blonde curly-haired 13 year old walked into his new high school excited for the friends he would make, sports he would play, and things he would learn over the next four...

It’s SO Easy to Help

B+ Hero, Hayden One of our B+ Heroes, Hayden, took her parents to Ocean City, NJ recently and decided to take a break for ice cream on a bench on the boardwalk (you know how parents get tired from all the walking 🙂 Wouldn’t you know that the bench they sat on...

Capitol Hill Lobbying

The STAR Act Yesterday, about 150 families from across the country descended on Washington, DC to tell our stories to our elected officials and their staffers.  This is all part of the Alliance for Childhood Cancer “Action Days”.  The Alliance is a select...

North Star/Starboard Black Tags/B+ 5k

Thank you, North Star Elementary School (DE) for hosting your annual “Movie Night” last night.  It is always a pleasure to join you and I’m so glad that you got to hear from B+ Hero Megan O’Rourke and her Mom.  I was amazed this morning when I...

Exciting Research News!!!

In collaboration with Solving Kids’ Cancer, a NYC-based organization, The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation is pleased to announce that we have co-funded some amazing and extremely promising research into treatment options for High Grade Gliomas (HGG). As you may...

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....