Lawrence and Darla share, “We are so thankful for this organization and especially during this time of need as Lance goes back and forth for treatment.”
Meet our Young Warriors
Meet some of the childhood cancer survivors that the NCCS has helped throughout the years. Read their cancer survivor stories, view their pictures and learn more about their journey. We’re sure they will inspire you – just as they inspire us each and every day!
View our young warrior stories by type of cancer.
“Our journey has just begun, but the amount of support that we have already received makes it that much easier. I can spend time with my children without the constant worry, burden, and stress of bills. My family appreciates all that you do! Thank you!”
“We are so grateful for the NCCS because their assistance has put our minds at ease during this terrible time in our lives. They give support to our family that we didn’t expect to get with our child being diagnosed with ALL,” Jesenia shared.
“We are so incredibly grateful for this organization because during a time of so much uncertainty they were there to help ease some of our financial anxieties and help us focus solely on Levi,” Danielle explained.
Serenity’s mother, Dawn, shared, “We would like to say thank you to anyone who helps contribute to this organization to lighten the load on many families. My baby girl is so full of love and life and she is our hero!”
“The National Children’s Cancer Society helped me out a lot. It was such a big help, considering we were trying to get back to our lives,” said King’s mom, Nasharis.
“The National Children's Cancer Society has been more than amazing at checking in with us, not only to make sure we receive funding, but to talk with me about Elias's well-being and also how we as a family are coping. We are so appreciative!” – Kelsey, Elias’ mother
“NCCS is a tremendous blessing for people when the world is crashing in around you.” – Patricia, Lillian’s mother
"This journey would have been a lot harder without the National Children’s Cancer Society," said Caleb’s Father, Martin.
“I want to send you a huge thank you for your generous donation to NCCS. Your donation helped my daughter and I travel to New York to receive scans after a recent relapse,” said Holly.
“Without the help of the NCCS it would be difficult for us to afford to get her to all of her treatments and appointments,” Melanie said. “My daughter and I appreciate this help from NCCS more than we can express.”
“The NCCS’s financial assistance is very helpful to parents like us,” Abigail said. “Thank you again for helping us!”
“Having the funding from NCCS has been a tremendous help for our family with bills, gas and food while we travel back and forth,” said Jameson’s mom. “We are so incredibly grateful.”
"Grant is doing well as far as with his melanoma. He has not had any recurrences which is wonderful...we are still so grateful for everything you did for us," said Grant's mom.
“NCCS has helped so much. Cancer has impacted us emotionally, physically, mentally and financially. Having them (NCCS) in our corner makes this journey a whole lot more bearable. I couldn't thank them more.”
“Thank you so much for giving us the means for travel and parking,” said Michael. “God bless the difference you make in the world, and to families like us.”