Thursday, September 13, 2012
News in the Childhood Cancer World
So there have been some pretty big stories is the childhood cancer world lately. Here are a few:
Founder and spokesman for the "I Back Jack" foundation, a foundation dedicated fighting childhood cancer, Jack Bartosz, passed away from neuroblastoma on August 27th. http://www.ibackjack.org/I_Back_Jack/Home.html
Stand Up to Cancer has partnered with St. Baldricks to bring more awareness and funding to childhood cancer and research.
Taylor Swift performed an original song written with the help of the mother of Ronan, who passed away from cancer in 2007. She performed this on the VMAs, during which SU2C hosted a telethon. Proceeds from the song will also go to childhood cancer research.