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AYA Whirly Ball

November 17, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Maple Grove

Adolescent and Young Adult oncology patients and a guest are invited to join us at a Minnesota Twins game.

AYA MN Wild Game

November 14, 2017, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., St Paul

Cheer on the Wild hockey team as they go against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Excel Energy Center.

AYA PABS PACKS Volunteering Opportunity

November 10, 2017, 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Started by two teenage patients from Children's Hospitals and Clinics, this non-profit distributes backpacks with goodies to teenage patients in hospitals around the Twin Cities. Come volunteer to help fill this bags and help make this tough experience a little easier on others. Bring your family and friends to help out with this great organization! Please contact Jacqueline for more details or to RSVP at 612-813-7141 or at [email protected]

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.