Honored Kid

Tyler W.

Age 26
Tyler W. Kid Photo


Tiskilwa, IL, US


Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Date of Diagnosis

September 2001


Cancer free

Treated At

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Change your kid's logo

My Story

Tyler Joe Warren is a normal teenage boy. He was diagnosed at the end of Kindergarten with ALL and had a bone marrow transplant within a few months. It was a long road but we made it out the other side and now Tyler loves playing video games, playing with friends and all sports.

We got to meet Tyler's bone marrow donor in 2010 and it was an experience to remember. It is hard to explain meeting the woman who saved your son's life. In 2012, we had a scare at Tyler's annual check-up. He had an MRI as part of a research study and they discovered something on his brain. They could tell immediately there was old and new bleeding. It turned out to be a cavernous malformation which is benign and on the temporal lobe near the surface so easy to remove. Tyler became a St. Jude graduate in September of 2013! I hope that one day soon there can be a cure for all cancer.

The Childhood Cancer Ripple Effect

Help Give Kids a Lifetime

Infants, children, teens and young adults are depending on us to find cures for childhood cancers — and to give survivors long and healthy lives.

Support lifesaving childhood cancer research today.

Photo submission policy

Please read the photo submission policy and accept below.

By submitting a photograph of yourself on www.StBaldricks.org, you agree to the following terms and conditions for submission of your photograph:

We strongly encourage all users to submit a before and after photo, so that donors and fellow participants can easily recognize and relate to one another.

Any photo containing cartoons, comics, celebrities, nudity, pornography, sexually explicit images or any copyrighted image (unless you own the copyright) is not permitted. This is because photos of celebrities and cartoon or comic images are generally copyrighted by the owner.

Uploading images of other people without their permission is also prohibited.

This photo submission policy applies to StBaldricks.org users. The St. Baldrick’s Foundation reserves the right to review all photos and to remove any photo for any reason at our sole discretion. If you see a photo on StBaldricks.org that you believe does not conform to this policy, email to WebQuestions@StBaldricks.org