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Trina balancing a soccer ball on her forehead

Trina takes a shot at Harold

Diagnosed with ovarian cancer at 20 years old, Trina turned to Children’s Minnesota to defeat tumor for good.

Teige triumphs through cancer and rare genetic platelet disorder

A cancer diagnosis for any family is hard. But Teige’s diagnosis was further complicated by a rare genetic platelet disorder called Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia.

Tim Hortons

This year, the annual Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign will run from September 18th to 22nd in participating Restaurants. During the campaign, Guests in the greater Twin Cities area can indulge in a decadent, freshly baked chocolate chunk Smile Cookie for $1 plus applicable taxes, and Tim Hortons will donate the full $1 from each cookie to Children's Minnesota.

Hallmark Gold Crown

Working together to give back! Hallmark Gold Crown stores are making it a little easier to give back with their donation program. For every Kids Toy Donated at their store, they will provide you with a 20% off your entire purchase coupon for your next visit. Toy donations will benefit Children's Minnesota - St. Paul.

Camber shines through leukemia diagnosis

Camber was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) at two and a half years old. Today, she shows us what bravery really looks like.

Crisp & Green

Join Crisp & Green in supporting kids with cancer by Shining Bright for Kids in September! On September 18 they will donate a percentage of in-store sales on to support the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota. Visit their locations in Wayzata and the North Loop to enjoy amazing, fresh food and make an impact on the lives of kids with cancer.

AYA Look Good, Feel Better Workshop

October 18, 2017, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m., Minneapolis

 Join other AYA Oncology patients to help learn how to look and feel your best during and after treatment. Look Good Feel Better is a public service program created by the Look Good Feel Better Foundation, the American Cancer Society, and the Professional Beauty Association to help girls and guys deal with the appearance, health, and social side effects of cancer treatment. LGFB includes lessons on skin care, cosmetics, wigs, hair wraps, and hats, accessories, and styling, helping young people with cancer to find some normalcy in a life that is by no means normal.

AYA Yoga Day

October 7, 2017, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Minnetonka

Join us for an AYA yoga class led by an instructor to help focus your mind and relax your body. There will be snacks and social time followed by the guided yoga session. All levels are welcome!

AYA MN United Soccer Game

September 23, 2017, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., Minneapolis

At Children's Minnesota, we recognize our local team pride and are excited to show our support for our MN United soccer team as they play Dallas! Come join us for a great soccer game.

AYA Paint Day at Gilda’s Club

September 23, 2017, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Minnetonka

Gilda's Club is a Cancer Support Community that offers free emotional support, education, and hope to children and adults impacted by any kind of cancer and those who care for them. More than 3,000 members from 40+ counties take advantage of this program. Please join us for a canvas painting session where you can follow step by step tutorial led by a certified art therapist, or take creative license and make your own original artwork.