"Finding out your child has cancer feels like an emotional knockout punch"
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.
Elizabeth Shaw was new to parenthood when she noticed that her three-month-old son, Noah, wasn't focusing his eyes on anyone or anything.
"We are so thankful for everything NCCS has done for Olivia. We cannot imagine our incredible journey without their help."
"Thank you NCCS for all you do."
Roman was a happy, healthy kindergartener who had never been sick longer than 48 hours in his entire life until one October when it all changed.
Sam is from Texas and has Neuroblastoma. He has been fighting cancer since he was four years old.
"When your child is diagnosed with cancer, your life stops, changes course, and begins toward a path to do anything to help your baby."
"Thank you for all the support you gave us!"
"Life is good!! We are so blessed! Thank you National Children's Cancer Society!"
"Thank you to the NCCS for all you do for our kids."