Honored Kid

Mason Michael R.

Age 11
Mason Michael R. Kid Photo


Trumbull, CT, US



Date of Diagnosis

October 2012


No evidence of disease

Treated At

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston Children's Hospital Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

Change your kid's logo

My Story

Our son Mason was diagnosed with Stage IV Neuroblastoma on October 4, 2012, he had just turned 18 months the week before. Mason showed no symptoms prior to his diagnosis. The cancer was found after he was admitted to the hospital for observation after a reaction to the flu vaccine which had been administered at his 18 month well visit. We were informed that our little boy had a plum sized primary abdominal tumor originating in his left adrenal gland which had already metastasized to his skull, left femur and left fifth rib. Mason is now 5 years old. He finished his frontline treatment protocol in November 2013. He has shown remarkable strength and has been an ever constant source of joy to our family. By donating to St. Baldricks you most definitely will be helping children like our son and we can't thank you enough.

The Childhood Cancer Ripple Effect

Who's Honoring Me

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