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Category: Advocacy

News. Change. and Merry Christmas!

SURVIVORSHIP COMES WITH A PRICE A great deal has been happening around the SGAYA Camp this year. Steve is dealing with his health issues – and if you have been following us on Facebook you would have already heard that cancers #3 and #4 have returned. I will not go into detail – only to…
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Tess Blasko Talks About CancerCon 2019

A Letter of Thanks from Tess Blasko I’d first like to start this letter to say how thankful I am to be able to be apart of the Elephants and Tea herd and how thankful I am to have been able to attend CancerCon [courtesy of the SGAYA Foundation] in Denver this year. I was…
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Washington DC = WOW! The Raulerson’s Advocate For Childhood Cancer

Meet the Raulerson’s! Thanks to our donors Micheal, Tammy and Tacey were able to attend the Alliance for Childhood Cancer’s Advocacy Day this past April! It is people like the Raulerson’s who continue to share the responsibility of making sure our legislators know about the serious impact childhood cancer has on youngsters and their families.…
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ARE YOU BORED?

I have noticed that recently a few folks have unsubscribed to our newsletter (shock!) and after some reflection – I figured out why…. Life around our homestead has been peaceful, well sort of…Let’s face it, we ARE HAVING A FUNDRAISER THIS COMING WEEKEND. But – Steven is well. Thank God. Boring. So, lately my messages…
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Being Thankful This Holiday Season

IT REALLY DOESN’T MATTER WHERE YOU LIVE TIS THE SEASON TIS THE SEASON TO BE THANKFUL  TO BE MINDFUL  TO BE GRATEFUL …AND TO REMEMBER THOSE LOVED ONES AND FRIENDS GONE FROM US. PEACE TO ALL OF YOU! MERRY CHRISTMAS HAPPY HANUKKAH JOYOUS KWANZAA BLESSINGS TO YOU AND YOURS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!

Summer is Gone!!!

This has been a busy summer! Check out our photographs and see what we have been up to!!! Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Advocacy Hard At Work in Washington DC Our GO FUND ME Page on Facebook has generated $1470 to support the distribution of Wellness Bags to AYA Cancer Patients! Thank you for…
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HELP OUR Be Calm & Stay Strong Wellness Gift Bags

Hello folks – We need your help. Due the popularity of our Wellness Gift Bags to AYA Cancer Patients – our funds are gone – we are now dipping into our research and education funds in order to bring hope and peace to newly diagnosed cancer patients. If you donate $125 or more your name…
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YA CANCER SURVIVORS SHARE THEIR THOUGHTS & A BIG THANK YOU

We thought it would be nice to hear from some of the individuals we supported this year. In April a group of NE Ohio YA Cancer Survivors received scholarships to attend CancerCon (a conference dedicated to providing social support to YA Cancer Warriors). Note: You will see photos of survivors, caregivers, family and friends –…
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AYA? What does THAT mean?

AYA? YOU MAY BE WONDERING WHY ON EARTH I AM ASKING SUCH A QUESTION. WHAT IS AYA? IS THE WORD PRONOUNCED “AHYA”? …NOPE. AYA MEANS FOR ADOLESCENT AND YOUNG ADULT.  AYA REPRESENTS A POPULATION OF INDIVIDUALS FROM 15 YRS TO 40 YRS OLD. AYA CANCER REPRESENTS A POPULATION OF INDIVIDUALS STRICKEN WITH A TYPE OF…
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Giving Thanks

It’s hard to believe that November is around the corner. And, like many of you, our family will join together to give thanks for all that is good in the world. Faith, Family, Friends. So much to be thankful for. Please allow me to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. May you be blessed with love…
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