Regina I. Jakacki, MD
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
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Holly Lane Elementray school fourth-grader Maddie Gentzel created a company that makes and sells cupcakes to help kids with cancer.
Currents Magazine names the Sunflower Soiree to the Black Tie Awards 13 Best Benefits of 2013.
A story of Melana's Buck
This week the Prayers From Maria Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation announced it will accept applications of a $250,000 grant for research into the killer disease.
Exquisite event raises awareness and money for childhood brain tumor research.
The Sunflower Wine Festival - one of Cleveland's premier summer attractions - returns to Rocky River on July 13th. This popular event, benefiting Prayers From Maria Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation and sponsored by Giant Eagle, attracts thousands for a weekend of boutique wines, craft beer, gourmet food and live music, all to raise awareness and research funds for highly deadly children's glioma brain tumors.
In Garrettsville, Ohio, the loss of a young girl named Melana Matson inspired the people of the small Ohio town to put together a commemorative 5K to celebrate her life and inspire others to take a moment and count their blessings of good health.
The Fall 2012 issue of IMPACT from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute highlights pediatric brain tumor research made possible by a grant awarded by Prayers From Maria.
Rachael Stalzer from the Big Fat Westside Wedding talks about the charity event benefitting Prayers From Maria and shows off a few "stylish" models to preview the attire for the party.
Cancer researchers have pinned down a molecule that can kick-start the body's own tumor-destroying systems, triggering cell death in cancerous but not healthy tissue in mice.