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Dr. Mike Richards talks Children’s Minnesota patient’s journey to recovery

Dr. Mike Richards, oncologist, talked to KARE-TV about former Children’s patient Luke’s year-long battle with cancer and return to the football field.

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Even a spine tumor can’t stop Mia from living her life to the fullest

At 11 years old, Mia was a normal, active kid. When doctors found a tumor on her spine and she was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, everything changed.

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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

November 1, 2019, 6 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Shine Brighter 2019 is coming!!! Get ready to attend “An Evening in Denim & Diamonds” to benefit kids with cancer and blood disorders.

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 5, 2019, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m., Ramsey

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.