Cure Childhood Cancer

CURE In the Media

CBS Atlanta:
CURE supporter Tom Glavine discussed his connection to hockey – and the Gwinnett Gladiators’ hockey game night benefiting CURE. Click here to listen to the interview.

Gwinnett Daily Post:
Hall of Fame pitcher and Atlanta Braves legend Tom Glavine, along with NBA Hall of Famer Bernard King and NHL Hall of Famer John Cullen, appeared at the Gwinnett Gladiators’ home hockey game in honor of CURE Childhood Cancer Night. Click here to read the article.

AJC:
Our friends and supporters Tom and Chris Glavine were featured in an AJC article about their involvement in CURE and the inaugural Believe Ball. Click here to read the article.

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Fox 5:
CURE Childhood Cancer and Copeland’s of New Orleans were pleased to provide a Thanksgiving meal to childhood cancer patients and their families at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. CURE volunteers, including the Robb family who lost their son Sam, were there to serve the meal to these deserving families. We thank Fox 5 for covering the event:

CBS Atlanta:
CURE Childhood Cancer and Copeland’s of New Orleans were pleased to provide a Thanksgiving meal to childhood cancer patients and their families at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. CURE volunteers, including the Robb family who lost their son Sam, were there to serve the meal to these deserving families. We thank CBS Atlanta for covering the event:

ABC WSB-TV:
CURE Childhood Cancer and Copeland’s of New Orleans were pleased to provide a Thanksgiving meal to childhood cancer patients and their families at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. CURE volunteers, including the Robb family who lost their son Sam, were there to serve the meal to these deserving families. We thank Atlanta’s ABC station WSB-TV for covering the event:

NBC 11Alive Atl&Company:
CURE appeared as guests in December 2013, along with Board Member Jill Becker, to discuss Jill’s journey with pediatric cancer as well as ways CURE needs help over the holidays. Click below to watch the video:

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Atlanta Business Chronicle: CURE has donated $2.5 million for childhood cancer research. To read more on this great achievement and a breakdown on what other programs CURE backs Click Here.

NorthFulton.com: Alpharetta Christian Academy was touched by cancer when one of their own was diagnosed with cancer. In hearing this both the preschool and elementary school raised $3,100 for CURE Childhood Cancer. To read more on this heartfelt story Click Here.

Ann Arbor Journal: In a resent poll done by University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital adults across the country are saying that research for childhood cancer should be top on the list of children’s health research priorities.To read more on this story and what is being said Click Here.

Gwinnet Daily Post: The famously delicious Gigi’s Cupcakes helped raise money for CURE in the month of September. The four Atlanta area stores combined raise $1,695 for CURE. To read more on how Gigi’s Cupcakes raised money for CURE Click Here.

The Town Talk: Menard High School football kick partakes in Kickers Kicking Cancer to help raise for CURE Childhood Cancer. To read more on his efforts to help CURE Click Here.

Henry County Times: Henry County schools have helped raise money for CURE through “Caps for  CURE”. Caps for CURE was started by a mother who’s daughter was diagnosed with cancer. To read more on how Caps for CURE was created and exactly how the schools are raising money for CURE Click Here.

MyAJC: Children with cancer join in the fight to find the cure to childhood cancer. To read all these youngsters stories and what they are doing to find the cure Click Here.

Access North Georgia: Flowery Branch High School gears up for their 2nd GOLD OUT football game to help raise money and awareness for CURE childhood cancer. To read more on how the school is helping benefit CURE Click Here.

WSAV: A family who lost a child to cancer is now honoring their daughter Catie by helping fight cancer.

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Ownesboro Messenger-Inquirer: After a year of Lane Godwin’s passing his family still maintains the mission of Thumbs Up for Lane Godwin Childhood Cancer Foundation. To read more on Lane and the foundation Click Here. 11 Alive News: The winner of 11 Alive’s “Game Face” contest donated a portion of her winnings to CURE. The read more on the Fayetteville resident’s act of kindness Click Here. 11 Alive Atl&Co: 11 Alive spoke with Amanda La Kier and Dave Katarski from Autonation on how to make people more aware of childhood cancer and to let people know how they can contribute to the cause.

Gainsville Times: Gainsville Times covered a story about how Sprout Springs Elementary has raised $500 using “Caps for Cure” while supporting Robert Hart who is a classmate battling cancer. To read more on this story Click Here. Henry David Herald: September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and schools have started kicking off their “Caps for CURE” campaign to support cancer patients. To read more about what the schools are doing to help support CURE Click Here. Savannah Morning News: Savannah Morning News covers all different stories of children battling cancer. To read more on CURE and how they have helped all different children with different types of cancer Click Here. 11 Alive News: CURE’s executive director Kristin Connor along with Stephanie Zimmerman who was a childhood cancer survivor speaks to 11 Alive News about CURE and what we can do to help find the cure to childhood cancer.

WSAV: In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, WSAV Savannah is covering a story of a young boy named William and his battle with cancer.
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North Jersey News West Milford supports childhood cancer.Click here to read more on the story and how they are raising awareness.

The Savannah Morning News The Savannah Morning News recently posted a story about a young boys fight with cancer. Click here to read the heartfelt story of Freddy Henao’s fight against cancer.

Luau at Lure hosted an event called Cupcakes to CURE childhood cancer. Click here to find out more about the event.

The Cherokee Tribune Read about a touching story about a Cherokee boy being honored for his battles against cancer.Click here to view story. We love spreading awareness about childhood cancer and getting the word out about CURE. Check out some of our press interviews.

Gwinnett Daily Post: The Gwinnett Daily Post included one of CURE’s Kids Reece McPhail in an article on their site. Click here to read more. Atl&Co: CURE’s Executive Director Kristin Connor and IZOD IndyCar Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay recently appeared on Atl&Co to talk about Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Ryan’s involvement as the CURE’s Kids Spokesperson.

WSAV: In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, WSAV Savannah is remembering Silas, a brave child who lost his battle with cancer.  

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The Coastal Source: CURE Supporter Jennifer is going above and beyond, completing an Aquathon around St. Catherine’s Island to raise money for CURE. Click here to view a video about her preparation for the challenge. Screen Shot 2013-07-10 at 11.37.48 AM Gwinnett Daily Post: The Gwinnett Daily post covered an “Orange Out” swim meet inspired by three children (Abby, Elena, and Cole) who are survivors or currently battling childhood cancer. To read the article, click here. WSAV: On April 22, 2013, a fundraiser was held in Savannah in honor of a little boy named Silas. Click below to watch WSAV’s coverage of the event. Screen Shot 2013-04-23 at 9.45.09 AM WTOC: On April 22, 2013, a fundraiser was held in Savannah in honor os a little boy named Silas. Click below to watch WTOC’s coverage of the event. Screen Shot 2013-04-23 at 9.56.48 AM The Coastal Source: On April 22, 2013, a fundraiser was held in Savannah in honor of a little boy named Silas. Click here to check out The Coastal Source’s coverage of the event. Effingham Magazine: Effingham magazine recently wrote an article about one of CURE’s Kids: Cathleen Chance. Click here to read the beautiful story. Johns Creek Patch: The Sam Robb Fund Memorial 5K and Fun Run was recently featured in the Johns Creek Patch. Click here to read the full article. AJC: CURE Childhood Cancer and The Press On Fund recently funded a new radiation therapy room at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. Named in honor of Patrick Chance, this room will provide therapy that was not previously available in the Southern US. AJC recently covered the story. Click here to read the full article. 11Alive: CURE Childhood Cancer appeared as guests on December 17, 2012, on 11Alive’s Atlanta&Company: Atlanta’s NBC 11Alive recently featured Millie Baldwin as their CURE Kid of the Week. Click here to watch this video about Millie’s journey with cancer. Midtown Patch: CURE is the benefactor of the 4th Annual Atlanta Santa Speedo Run. The Midtown Patch recently featured an article about the race and CURE. Click here to read the full story. Fox 5: Each year CURE provides an Open Arms meal to children and families who are spending their Thanksgiving in the hospital. Fox 5 stopped by to capture the moment. Thank you to Copeland’s of New Orleans for donating the meal served at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at the Scottish Rite campus. Watch the video below:

NBC 11Alive: Each year CURE provides an Open Arms meal to children and families who are spending their Thanksgiving in the hospital. 11Alive stopped by to capture the moment. Thank you to Copeland’s of New Orleans for donating the meal served at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at the Scottish Rite campus. Watch the video below:

Effingham Now: Effingham Now recently featured  a story about a corn hole tournament benefiting the Catie Wilkins Fund. Click here to read the article. Gainesville Times: Flowery Branch High School held a “Gold Out” game in honor of childhood cancer awareness. Click here to read the full article. The Citizen: Musician Greg Craft has generously pledged to donate 100% of his October album sales to CURE. The Citizen featured a story about Greg on October 9, 2012. Click here to read the full story. The Walton Tribune: The Walton Tribune featured one of CURE’s Kids, and Walton County native, Addyson Vardaman, and her inspiring journey with childhood cancer. Click here to read the full story. CBS Atlanta: Prior to “A Tribute to Our Quiet Heroes,” Tom Glavine appeared on CBS Atlanta.CBS Atlanta 46

Douglas County Sentinal:

Tyler Shead and Millie Baldwin, two of CURE’s Kids, were featured on The Douglas County Sentinal website. To read the full story, click here.

CummingPatch:

CummingPatch recently featured three of CURE’s Kids who are from Cumming, GA: Kayla Rodriguez, Hannah Shaver, and Kristen Sorrell. Click here to read the full story.

11Alive:

CURE appeared on 11Alive’s Atl&Co on September 17, 2012, giving an update on CURE’s Kids Conquer Cancer One Day at a Time. The segment featured CURE’s Dawn Stark as well as Lauren Howell, mother of CURE’s Kid Liam Howell. To view the video, click below:

CBS Atlanta:

Annamarie Robb, the mother of Sam Robb, recently sat down with CBS Atlanta to talk about Sam’s journey and what her family is doing now as part of The Sam Robb Fund. To watch the video, click below:

NeighborhoodNewspapers.com

CURE Childhood Cancer made a $200,000 donation, via The Press On Fund, to the Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Click here to read more.

Atlanta INtown:

In addition to appearing in their print publication, Atlanta Intown recently featured a story about CURE’s “A Tribute to our Quiet Heroes” on their website. To read the story, click here.

Bloggers:

Kristen Cincotta, a blogger who is very active in the breast cancer awareness community, recently featured CURE on her blog. To read her story, click here.

11Alive:

CURE appeared on 11Alive’s Atl&Co to talk about our September event, CURE’s Kids Conquer Cancer One Day at a Time.

11Alive recently created this moving story about two of CURE’s Kids, the Tate sisters.

CBS Atlanta:

Musician Ryan Burton discusses the making-of and inspiration of “Sometimes You Gotta Fight,” a song in which the proceeds are donated to CURE.

Atlanta Business Chronicle:

CURE Childhood Cancer is giving $1.3 million in grants to the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

Click here to read the story

11Alive:

Kristin Connor and Ginger Kindred talk about CURE’s Kids Conquer Cancer One Day at a Time and Ginger’s son Trenton and his battle with cancer.

Chris Glavine talks about Quiet Heroes and Carrie Pinotti talks about her daughter Julia’s battle with cancer and what  A Tribute to Our Quiet Heroes means to her.

AJC

Ginger Kindred and the rest of the Kindred family serve Christmas dinner to over 100 families at CHOA.

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CBS Atlanta

The Kindred Family delivers meals to pediatric cancer patients on Christmas Eve on behalf of CURE.

FISH 104.7

Jeff Foxworthy talks about childhood cancer and his involvement with CURE during a radio interview.

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Kristin Connor talks about CURE’s Kids Conquer Cancer One Day at a Time and Jenny Wilkins talks about her daughter Catie’s battle with cancer during a radio interview.

Click here to listen to the interview

TheLedger.com

The Ledge.com features CURE Kid, Ashleigh Broadus and her battle with cancer.

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    INAUGURAL BELIEVE BALL - SOLD OUT!

    On Saturday, May 3, 2014, at the St. Regis Atlanta, CURE will honor Tom Glavine, and his wife Chris, for their tireless dedication to CURE's mission as well as celebrate Tom's recent induction into the MLB Hall of Fame. Click here to learn more about the event and check back soon for a link to bid in a fabulous online auction.

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    LAUREN'S RUN & CURE PICNIC

    Register Now for the 20th Annual Lauren's Run 10K, 5K, 2K and Tot Trot on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Concourse Office Park in Atlanta, GA. After the run, walk to the ultimate family-friendly CURE Picnic, a day including lunch, football with NFL players, inflatables, games, prizes, and more!