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!

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View our young warrior stories by type of cancer.

Sam

Sam

“I want to thank the NCCS for your support during this time of trials in our life . . . at least we know we are not fighting alone.”
Lexi

Lexi

“Lexi had never had a traumatic event in her life...” said Lexi’s mom.
Abraham

Abraham

“I would like say thank you to the NCCS for making this situation a little easier,” said Korey, Abraham’s mom.
Layla

Layla

Despite the challenges, Layla stays in good spirits and continues to be so brave and strong.
Chance

Chance

It was during bath time that Chance’s grandma noticed the large growth on his leg.
Tatum

Tatum

Lacie says her daughter is often in pain but is a "rock star and a brave fighter. We know she is going to beat cancer..."
Lauren

Lauren

Lauren knows how important a positive attitude is and continues to spread that positivity to others battling cancer.
Alicia

Alicia

Throughout her fight against cancer, sweet baby Alicia has shown great strength and bravery.
Tiger

Tiger

"I cried when they told me that my 14 year-old son had cancer," shared Ebony Tiger's mom
Jamazia

Jamazia

The NCCS helped Jamazia get to her many therapy and doctor appointments. "We want to say thank you," said Jamazia's mom
Skylar

Skylar

"The help from the NCCS is greatly appreciated," said Patricia, Skylar's mom
Amber

Amber

"Thanks to the National Children's Cancer Society…our family is able to receive the best care possible for Amber without worrying how exactly we are going to make it happen!" said Amanda, Amber’s mom.
Nasir

Nasir

Nasir's mom knew she needed help getting her son to his appointments when she reached out to the NCCS.
Liz

Liz

"Liz has been so strong through all of this," shared Amber, Liz's mom.
Robert

Robert

Meet Robert - a little boy who battles leukemia "with a smile and a laugh like no other."
Paisley

Paisley

"If it weren't for the NCCS, I wouldn't know what I would have done" - Paula, Paisley's mom