Dream On

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Categories: Childhood Cancer Stories
It has been said many times that when parents first hear the words, “Your child has cancer.” the world as they knew it suddenly ceases to exist. That terrible diagnosis unfortunately repeats itself roughly 43 times each day in the USA and what comes next is nothing short of gut wrenching agony for everyone involved. …

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Dads Don’t Let Go

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Categories: Childhood Cancer Stories
We first met Emily when she agreed to be in a commercial for the Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation (and we’re pretty sure to this day that it would have been impossible to find a cuter kid).  She and Jeff hit it off right away, and Emily and her family have been friends of the Foundation’s …

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The need for research is urgent.

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Categories: Childhood Cancer
In this race, every hour makes a difference. Childhood cancer is the number one disease killer of children. 4 out of 5 children experience severe, life threatening or fatal side effects from treatment. Every organ system in a child can be impacted by the treatments we use. Since 1980, only three new drugs have been …

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Honoring Valiant Mother’s of Childhood Cancer Survivors

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Categories: Childhood Cancer
This Mother’s Day and every day Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation  honors the incredible mother’s, daughter’s, grandmother’s, sister’s, aunt’s, and friends of childhood cancer patients and survivors. Their courage and heart truly are inspirational! We are highlighting two of these incredibly special ladies, Robbie and her beautiful daughter Marnie in our blog. JGCF: Tell us about your …

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