Reflections from our first Childhood Cancer Symposium
|Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer recently held our very first Symposium on childhood cancer. The day was a great success, and a learning experience for all involved. Below are two...
Posted by on Thu, 09 Jul 2009 09:23:00 GMT
|Great news thanks to all of our supporters, Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer has been named the number 1 cause on Twitter! For a three week period beginning on June 15, thousand...
Posted by on Thu, 02 Jul 2009 09:58:00 GMT
The "A" Award
|As our biggest month of the year winds down (we are still looking
forward to our very first Childhood Cancer Symposium this weekend, click here for information),
we are anxiously awaiting the submis...
Posted by on Thu, 25 Jun 2009 11:17:00 GMT
From Countrytime to Citytime
|On Saturday, June 6th, two of my colleagues and me set up our very
first Alexs Lemonade Stand as part of our company's (Royal Bank of
Scotland) "One Week in June" volunteer project. In March of thi...
Posted by on Thu, 11 Jun 2009 10:31:00 GMT
Grace Bucklin: Childhood Cancer Hero & Lemonade Stand Host
|On November 5, 2004, our world was turned upside down as the doctors told us that our eleven-month old daughter, Grace, had cancer. She was diagnosed with a stage III Wilms Tumor and underwent surge...
Posted by on Thu, 28 May 2009 10:19:00 GMT
Wheelchair Athlete Cycles Across America for ALSF
|As we quickly approach our busy time at Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation, we have had the privilege of gearing up in a different way this year. Kenny Herriot, a world class wheelchair athlete has be...
Posted by on Thu, 21 May 2009 08:57:00 GMT
Childhood Cancer Heroes: Kayla Danzi
|Kayla, now 6-years-old, was diagnosed with High Risk Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in June 2007. Since the time of diagnosis, we have been told over and over again to make life "as normal as poss...
Posted by on Thu, 14 May 2009 10:37:00 GMT
Alex's Lemonade Stands: Bringing Family & Friends Together
|Five years ago, my husband and I were in Louisville for the Kentucky Derby. As we were getting ready to go to the races, we saw a story about the horse Afleet Alex on the television. The news story ...
Posted by on Fri, 08 May 2009 11:34:00 GMT
ALSF's First Educational Symposium on Childhood Cancer
|In addition to funding research to find a cure for childhood cancer, Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) also seeks ways to make a difference for families touched by the disease. We currently prov...
Posted by on Tue, 05 May 2009 13:33:00 GMT
A Stand Host Experience: The Bartos Family
|Sometimes as parents it is easier to say no than to give in to our childrens desires and silly requests. For two years, my husband Peter and I took the easy route and redirected our sons resilient...
Posted by on Thu, 26 Feb 2009 12:49:00 GMT