Missing My Boy!

Ten years ago today, the world lost the brightest of stars and I lost one of my best friends, my flesh and blood, and part of who I am.   On the morning of July 14, 2007, my son, Andrew John McDonough, was alive and we still had hope; albeit small. But, at 1:55pm that...

10 Years. A Decade Without My Brother.

Think about the most important person in your life. Now, imagine what it would be like to not see them, talk to them, hug them for 10 years. A decade. That’s my reality today. Nearly 1/3 of my life. 10 years ago today, at 1:55pm, my then 14-year-old brother died...

From Network TV to Local Kids

Today Show It’s been an interesting last couple of weeks.  We were very humbled and appreciative of the exposure of The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation on The Today Show.  While I would rather there be less focus on me and more on Andrew & Ali, I get that it...

Today Show Update, 5k is Here…and more!

Update on the Today Show As I wrote last week, we were expecting our segment to air last Wed. between 9-10am.  As you all know, there was a tragic shooting in Virginia that morning which understandably pre-empted our feature.  We are told that our re-scheduled airing...

Andrew on The Today Show!

The Today Show came to little old, Wilmington, DE yesterday. Actually, a crew came up from DC and a Producer down from NYC to put a feature together on Andrew and our Foundation. The segment will air on Wed. June 14th in the 9am-10am timeslot. It was a very, very...

Do More 24 & Some Amazing Events!

Do More 24 – ONE DAY OPPORTUNITY The United Way of Delaware hosts a one day campaign to engage members of the community to give back of their time, talent, and treasure.  Today, June 1st is THE day!  If you’re interested in making a donation in the Do More...

It Must be Summer – Starboard and B+ 5k

Fight Childhood Cancer AND Get to the Bar Faster!!! If you love Dewey Beach, you’ve got to check this out! You and a friend can jump the line this summer at The Starboard in Dewey with the Starboard B+ VIP Black Tag. Thanks to Aaron Dunphy of LowDigitTags.com...

From DC to Hollywood!

Childhood Cancer Action Days As part of our membership and participation in the Alliance for Childhood Cancer, The B+ Foundation headed to Washington, DC earlier this week to harness the passion and energy of childhood cancer advocates as we lobbied for increased...

Awards, Events, & Andrew!

Congratulations and Thank You to our Student Ambassadors While spending so much time fighting childhood cancer can be pretty sad and emotionally draining, there are also some really inspiring moments as well.  Of course, spending time with the B+ Heroes always reminds...

Cuba, STAR, and Babies!

Andrew is Everywhere!!! I LOVE hearing about B+ sightings all over the globe.  The latest story I heard came from a chance encounter on the streets of Havana, Cuba.  Morgan, one of our loyal supporters from NYC, was walking down the street when she saw a guy across...