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Agra Culture

Agra Culture Kitchen will be Shining Bright for Kids when they donate 20% of in-store sales on September 5 & 6 to support the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota! Visit their locations in Uptown and Edina to enjoy amazing, fresh food and make an impact on the lives of kids with cancer.

Drama Llama

Ugh. Cancer. It’s the worst. Did you know that each year, more than 15,000 kids and young adults are diagnosed with cancer? When cancer hits home, it takes the patient and their families on a journey that can be quite costly.

AYA Oncology Go-Kart Racing

October 8, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m., Burnsville

Join other AYA oncology patients for indoor go-kart racing at ProKart Indoor Racing! Make sure to wear close-toed shoes for this event,

AYA Yoga and Wellness at Gilda’s Club

August 3, 2017, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Minnetonka

Your health and wellness are important to your care. Please join us as we explore the yoga journey to wellness, as well as social time with your peers and some snacks! 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.

AYA St. Paul Saints baseball outing

August 30, 2017, 7:05 p.m. – 10 p.m., St Paul

Adolescent and Young Adult oncology patients and a guest are invited to join us for a St. Paul Saints game.

AYA Beach Day

July 22, 2017, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Adolescent and Young Adult oncology patients and a guest are invited to join us for lawn games and water activity rentals at Lake Nokomis.

AYA Twins Game Outing

July 3, 2017, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., Minneapolis

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

AYA Paint Night at Gilda’s Club

June 9, 2017, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Minnetonka

Adolescent and Young Adult oncology patients and a guest are invited to join us for snacks and a guided canvas painting session.

New CAR T-Cell therapy increasing leukemia patient survival rates

Children’s Minnesota is using a new medical therapy known as CAR T-cell therapy that could help kids with acute lymphoblastic leukemia have a better chance of survival.

Sara Bultsma and Dr. Yoav Messinger

Pediatric cancer survivor celebrates her health at Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic 5K

Thirteen years after a leukemia diagnosis, Sara Bultsma remains inspired by the care she received at Children's Minnesota.