Heritage North students "Kick-It" for cancer research

May 29, 2012  |  Posted by Julie A. Short

Students at Avon Heritage North Elementary School are only halfway to their goal of raising $3,000 to help find a cure for children's cancer. So far the school has collected just over $1,300 and Principal Brent Betts hopes a last-minute push will make the goal a reality. "I am seeking your...

Nearly $8,000 raised in first St. John school Kick-It kickball tournament

May 24, 2012  |  Posted by Troy Krause

According to the National Cancer Institute there were more than 10,000 children under the age of 15 diagnosed with cancer in 2007. That number is on the rise, and students from St. John Lutheran School in Redwood Falls, Prairie Lutheran School in Fairfax and Gibbon and St. Paul Lutheran in St....

Smiling Through the Pain of Cancer

May 23, 2012  |  Posted by JEFF McNIELL, Houston Herald jmcniell@houstonheral

Houston boy, 3, making memories with his family as terminal disease attacks his body.Liam Myrick loves motorcycles and monster trucks. He enjoys painting, playing outside and like most 3-year-old boys, annoying his two big sisters.But the sad reality for Liam and his family is those moments will soon be only...

Kick-It Raises More Than $5000

May 23, 2012  |  Posted by The News Leader

Kick It for Children's Cancer was recently held in Bicentennial Park in Minerva, with eight teams competing in the sport of kickball. The fun, family-oriented event raised $5,114 for the fight against children's cancer. Teams participating included Absolute Hillbillies, Team Colfor, Team Garrett, The Balled and the Beautiful, Team Frontier, Team Swagg,...

3rd Annual Bachelor & Bachelorette Auction for FLASHES OF HOPE

May 17, 2012

Strike a pose and flash your smile and join WGIRLS Milwaukee for the 3rd Annual Bachelor & Bachelorette Auction as we spend a night among the stars to raise money for FLASHES OF HOPE, a nonprofit organization that changes the way children with cancers see themselves through the gift of...

Kicking Cancer

May 03, 2012  |  Posted by Troy Krause

Over the years, people have found numerous ways to raise funds in the fight against cancer, but a new project being initiated by kids for kids is taking place later this month at St. John School in Redwood Falls. That day students from the local parochial school, as well as those...

UPChicago Tax Relief 2012 to benefit Flashes of Hope

April 28, 2012

April 15th is a "special" day for all Americans, so come celebrate or commiserate your return at UPChicago's next 2012 fundraising event, Tax Relief to benefit new partner Flashes of Hope.Saturday, April 28th from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PMCOST: limited number of $30 tickets for three-hour select-bar package, $45 per...

Flashes of Hope Photography in support of Pediatric Cancer Cure

April 24, 2012  |  Posted by Marian Kraus Photography Blog

It so happened that the day I was photographing my second assignment for Flashes of Hope, across the Atlantic my “little” sister checked into the hospital to undergo her 2nd cancer related surgery the next morning in Germany. While at 46 this is her second “unrelated” bout with this non-discriminating...

Smile for a Cause

April 21, 2012

Smile for a CauseCelebrate Mother's Day!Please join us for a very special event in honor of celebrating all Mothers as Rebecca Marie Photography & Design will be taking portraits (family & individual) at Family Grounds Cafe in Chicago benefiting Flashes of Hope.Family Grounds Cafe will be partnering with Flashes of...

One man with a big heart

April 20, 2012  |  Posted by Debbie Chartoff

National Volunteer Week, April 15 - 22, ends as the Kentucky Derby Festival begins. Mayor Greg Fischer challenges the Louisville community to participate in Give A Day week in hopes to set a world record for volunteering and public service. Individuals and groups have been making a remarkable impact with...

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