Honored Kid

Georgie D.

Age 22
Georgie D. Kid Photo


Louisville, KY, US


Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Date of Diagnosis

June 2005


Cancer free

Treated At

Kosair Children's Hospital, Norton Healthcare

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My Story

Georgie Downs, 8, just completed 40 months of treatment for Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia. He was diagnosed when he was five, on Oct 5, 2005. Georgie is a fierce survivor who loves to swim, rock climb, and play with Nerf guns. Jane Howland and the staff at the Pediatric Oncologyclinic are like family to Georgie. Georgie is a 2nd grader at the Chance School in Louisville. He enjoys fencing, TinTin comic books, and Monopoly.

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