Honored Kid

Gage Taylor

Age 20
Gage Taylor Kid Photo


Luka, KS, US


Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Date of Diagnosis

May 2014


In treatment

Treated At

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Change your kid's logo

My Story

Thank you for supporting me and the more than 300,000 kids worldwide who will be diagnosed with cancer this year. By sharing the gifts of your time, talent and money with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, you're supporting research to give all kids with cancer a better chance for a cure. Gage is an active teenage boy. He loves sports and hunting. He was diagnosed with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, T-cell, in May 2014. He was admitted to the hospital for approximately 2 weeks where he started his treatment. Gage was not able to finish out his baseball season and was not able to participate in his first Junior High football season. He has, however, been able to continue his hunting and loves to go out any chance he can. He just completed 8 doses of radiation to his brain. He is also about 1 month away from the maintenance phase of his treatment. He will have treatment for approximately 3 years. Gage has done very well with his treatments with a few side effects that include; loosing his hair, mouth sores from methotrexate, and high blood sugars from dexamethasone. A couple of aspects that he doesn't particularly like are the spinal taps and leg shots, but he does great each time he has to have those treatments. Gage has an unbelievable positive attitude about all of this. He is determined to beat this cancer and has the will and drive to do just that. He is well on his way to beating this disease.

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