Watch Full 2017 Big Shots and Little Stars Event

October 19, 2017

On Wednesday, October 18, more than 40 pediatric cancer survivors and fighters were the true stars of the night when the Cleveland Cavaliers hosted the annual “Big Shots and Little Stars” fundraiser, benefiting Flashes of Hope and The Children’s Tumor Foundation. In addition to their teammates, Cavs players were joined...

Roswell Park Make Up For Kids - Buffalo - WKBW

March 24, 2017

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - When a child or teenager is diagnosed with cancer, trips to the hospital instantly become the new routine. Isolated from school, siblings and friends, it can be a challenge to find reasons to smile. Yet, children with cancer find a way. We are honored...

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The founding story of Flashes of Hope - WKYC Cleveland - Flashes of Hope rise in the world of pediatric cancer

December 14, 2016

Flashes of Hope rise in the world of pediatric cancer by: Danielle Wiggins, WKYC 8:37 AM. EST December 14, 2016 Three weeks shy of delivering her second child, Allison Clarke of Chagrin Falls receives news no parent wants to hear. Her oldest, toddler Quinn, has cancer. “He was about 20 months old...

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Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love is Sharing the Swagger With Kids - ESPN Story from Big Shots & Little Stars

December 08, 2016  |  Posted by Dave McMenamin, ESPN Staff Writer

CLEVELAND -- Second-grader Andrew Caronchi watched the Cavaliers win the title over the Warriors last June. But he doesn't remember "The Stop" that Kevin Love had late against Steph Curry. He doesn't particularly remember LeBron James' block or Kyrie Irving's 3, either. What he does remember is running out of his...

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Big Shots and Little Stars Fundraiser

November 05, 2015  |  Posted by

On Wednesday, November 11th, Quicken Loans Arena will transform into Motown, and Cavs players will trade in their jerseys for well-tailored suits. Instead of running the court, they will walk the runway. And instead of their usual role of “big shots,” they will gladly sit the bench for the “little...


September 18, 2015  |  Posted by Monumental Foundation

Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and Flashes of Hope held a photoshoot with children fighting cancer at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Washington Wizards veteran guard Garrett Temple went room to room sharing laughs and taking pictures with the patients and their families.“My nieces and nephews mean...

Motorcyclists join to support children with cancer

September 12, 2015  |  Posted by WNYT Staff

Hundreds of motorcyclists will gather for the "We Care Ride", a fundraiser for Flashes of Hope. Flashes of Hope is a charity that's dedicated to making children feel special during their fight against cancer, through photographs. Dino Petrocelli is the charity organizer of the "We Care Ride" and works as...

Once a mom, always a mom for Tiverton woman who lost daughter to leukemia

May 09, 2015  |  Posted by Kevin O'Connor

Some mornings, even now, it is tough to function, Teresa Cordeiro said. She will wake up thinking of her daughter, Megan, and of Megan’s death in June 2008 of acute myelogenous leukemia.Megan had been sick for 18 months. She had been getting better just before she died. She lived...

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