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Battling leukemia, Camber’s resilience shines as bright as her smile

Camber has overcome many challenges since being diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and continues to take every day in stride.

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All for Tyler: giving back to honor a little brother’s life

Ashley Cohn is honoring her brother Tyler's legacy during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month through Shine Bright For Kids.

Shine Brighter

October 27, 2018, 7 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Children’s Minnesota Cancer and Blood Disorders Program is excited to announce a new event, Shine Brighter. This community fundraiser benefits The Cancer Kids Fund and Camp Quality™ USA, a camp for kids with cancer and blood disorders. The Cancer Kids Fund also supports year-round programming for kids with cancer and blood disorders in Minnesota and the surrounding region.

AYA sketching class

October 4, 2018, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., Minneapolis

Head to the Walker Art Center for a sketching class followed by time to draw out on the balcony or in the galleries with other AYA patients on Thursday, October 4th starting at 5pm.

AYA ceramics session

September 30, 2018, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m., Minneapolis

Come try your hand at pottery with a ceramics session held in the Wild Lounge on 7th floor on Sunday, September 30th at 3pm. Must be an oncology patient age 15-30.

AYA go-kart racing event

September 14, 2018 6:30 p.m. – August 29, 2018 9 p.m., Burnsville

Join other oncology patients age 15-30 at Pro-Kart in Burnsville for indoor go-kart racing on Friday, September 14th at 6:30. You're welcome to bring one guest within the AYA age range. Dinner is provided at the event so no need to eat beforehand! Please wear close-toed shoes or you will be unable to race.

Heroes for Hope

October 13, 2018, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Ramsey

Join us for a day of fun out at the farm! Enjoy hay rides, a corn maze, professional family photos, a silent auction and more all to support Heroes for Hope. This endowment was founded when three families came together to honor their heroes. Vito, Lejla and Gavin all fought brain cancer at Children's Minnesota with the help of the amazing Cancer and Blood Disorders Team. We hope to help other families in their fight.

AYA DIY projects at Upstairs Circus

August 18, 2018, 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Join us Saturday, August 18th at 2:30 PM for DIY projects at Upstairs Circus in Minneapolis. Choose one of over 20 projects available and enjoy social hour with other AYA Oncology patients while you craft! Space is limited so this event is available to patients only.

AYA Outing to Mission Manor Escape Rooms

August 12, 2018, 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Fine tune your puzzle skills and sense of adventure and join us Sunday, August 12th at Mission Manor Escape Rooms. There will be two escape rooms to chose from. This event is open to oncology patients ages 15-30 as well as one guest within the age range.

AYA Outing to Big Thrill Factory

August 10, 2018, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Minnetonka

Join us Friday, August 10th at Big Thrill Factory in Minnetonka for food, lazer tag, bowling, bumper cars, and much more! The fun starts at 6PM and dinner is included.