Local Photographer Offers Flashes of Hope for Kids with Cancer

November 24, 2014  |  Posted by Linday Garric

Photographers capture moments, preserve emotions and convey feelings through the images caught by the shutter of their lens.For families dealing with childhood cancer, the moments captured by photographers like Whitefish Bay’s Ellen Cook through the organization Flashes of Hope at in-hospital photo shoots provide forever precious memories.Flashes of Hope was...

Hockey Fights Cancer night is Friday in Buffalo

November 06, 2014

BUFFALO — The Buffalo Sabres announced that the team will again take part in the NHL Hockey Fights Cancer program during the team’s home game at 7 p.m. Friday against the Edmonton Oilers.As part of an NHL-wide initiative to raise money and awareness for cancer research, the Sabres will be...

prasino LaGrange Hosts Successful Harvest Dinner To Support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

October 08, 2014  |  Posted by Clausen40

prasino LaGrange, ISO Splash, and the Chicago Chapter of Flashes of Hope, gathered at prasino for a recent Harvest Dinner and unveiling of the image art series,"Farm To Table: Live To Give," in an effort to raise funds to fight childhood cancer.Proceeds from the dinner and installation benefitted Flashes of...

FirstEnergy Foundation gives to Flashes of Hope

October 01, 2014

FirstEnergy Foundation donates $10,000 to Flashes of HopeAKRON, Ohio - The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $10,000 to support the Big Shots and Little Stars fund-raising event for pediatric cancer research. The event is hosted by the Flashes of Hope Foundation, which is dedicated to accelerating a cure for children's cancer.The...

Fashionable Fundraiser Raises Awareness About Children's Cancer

August 04, 2014  |  Posted by Fox Good Day Chicago

A fashionable fundraiser, the Bag Lady Luncheon, focuses on raising awareness about children's cancer. Barrie Dekker with Flashes of Hope Chicago joined us on GDC to talk a little more about the event.

Saturday on the sand: giving hope to kids with cancer by 'kicking it' on the beach

June 06, 2014  |  Posted by Alana Garrigues

If a mother’s greatest gift is her child’s pure, unbridled smile, then perhaps the greatest tribute to a family’s love is a photographer’s promise to perfectly capture that youthful gleam in a picture that will live on forever. That is exactly what Herb Irvine strives for. But his subjects aren’t average...

These Stunning Photos Show The Strength And Beauty Of Children Battling Cancer

May 09, 2014  |  Posted by Joseph Erbentraut

At the time these children are photographed, they are quite literally fighting the battle of their young lives. And that's exactly why the images taken of pediatric cancer patients and their families for the Flashes of Hope project are so evocative. Founded in 2001 by Cleveland parents Allison and Kip Clarke...

Flashes of Hope - Cocktails for a Cause in Chester to raise funds for gift to families and kids with cancer

January 23, 2014  |  Posted by Sarah Page Kyrcz

When 17-year-old Lynn Aureli looks at the photographs that hang in her living room now, she appreciates how far she has come in the last year.The images show her without hair as the result of chemotherapy. In one, her skin looks luminous and she smiles for the camera.While Aureli was...

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