Gratitude for the Milestones on the Journey

As a New Year begins, I give thanks to the year that has ended and the opportunities that lie ahead. The close of a year brings both relief, reflection, and review for goals met, hurdles overcome, and successes celebrated. G9 set a goal of $50,000 for the year-end giving campaign, and I can happily report that the goal was not only met but exceeded. [...]

2019-05-01T12:47:07-05:00January 10th, 2019|Blog, Blogs|

The Best Day Ever-Seeking That Which You Already Have

“Everyday can be the best day ever.” -Jack Bartosz In the midst of the holiday rush, peace and solitude can be hard to find. It seems that there are a million little things on a list that keeps growing. The days seem to blow by in a hastened blur as we frantically check things off. In recent years, I have felt the weight of this [...]

2019-05-01T12:48:45-05:00December 20th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

Being Called to “Care a Whole Awful Lot”

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” Dr. Seuss - The Lorax The cancer research and development process is a long and, often times, arduous journey. It starts with an idea…a theory that there might just be another way to attack this horrible disease. But an idea alone will not solve the problem. It [...]

2019-05-01T12:50:30-05:00December 13th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

Reflections on a Great Leader, Husband, and Father

As the Nation mourns the loss of our 41st President, George H.W. Bush, I am moved not only by the greatness of this man as a leader and husband, but also as a loving father. In the days since President Bush’s death, there has been no shortage of media coverage regarding the attributes that made him such an amazing man and public servant. There [...]

2019-05-01T12:55:18-05:00December 5th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

GROW GOLD WITH US – Annie & Jack

The theme of the GROW GOLD WITH US awareness campaign was to show the world that the young kids battling cancer just want the chance to be kids, to do normal things that are often taken for granted -- go to the zoo, cheer on their favorite team, go on vacation with their family . . . the list goes on. When you are [...]

2019-04-30T12:38:50-05:00November 30th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

GROW GOLD WITH US – Sarah & Annie

The theme of the GROW GOLD WITH US awareness campaign was to show the world that the young kids battling cancer just want the chance to be kids, to do normal things that are often taken for granted -- go to the zoo, cheer on their favorite team, go on vacation with their family . . . the list goes on. When you are [...]

2019-04-30T12:40:16-05:00November 15th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

GROW GOLD WITH US – Mykenna

The theme of the GROW GOLD WITH US awareness campaign was to show the world that the young kids battling cancer just want the chance to be kids, to do normal things that are often taken for granted -- go to the zoo, cheer on their favorite team, go on vacation with their family . . . the list goes on. When you are [...]

2019-04-30T12:42:13-05:00October 30th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

GROW GOLD WITH US – Ryan

The theme of the GROW GOLD WITH US awareness campaign was to show the world that the young kids battling cancer just want the chance to be kids, to do normal things that are often taken for granted -- go to the zoo, cheer on their favorite team, go on vacation with their family . . . the list goes on. When you are [...]

2019-04-30T12:40:58-05:00October 15th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|

September 2018 GOLDEN Recap

G9 is inspiring the world to #growGOLD far and wide to raise awareness and give optimism to every child, everywhere until better cures for cancer are found. Growing gold shows the world you want to do something about the future of survival for all kids diagnosed with cancer. We are all impacted by childhood cancer. We are the teachers of students diagnosed, the friends [...]

2019-07-29T12:15:50-05:00October 1st, 2018|Blogs|

GROW GOLD WITH US – Elysia

The theme of the GROW GOLD WITH US awareness campaign was to show the world that the young kids battling cancer just want the chance to be kids, to do normal things that are often taken for granted -- go to the zoo, cheer on their favorite team, go on vacation with their family . . . the list goes on. When you are [...]

2019-04-30T12:42:43-05:00September 30th, 2018|Blog, Blogs|