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Sarah Zematis

helped to cure childhood cancers!

Mar 19, 2016 • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event: Donna's Good Things at Candlelite Chicago

At: Donna's Good Things at Candlelite Chicago

7452 N. Western Ave, Chicago, IL US

Conquer Childhood Cancers

Fundraising

$30,656Raised

$25,000 Goal

$25,000 Goal

(888) 899-2253

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Participant 816536

Participant 816536

Every 2 minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer. Help me fund the research that will save their lives!

Fundraising

$30,656Raised

$25,000 Goal

$25,000 Goal

(888) 899-2253

Download Donation Form

Participant 816536

National Partner

I helped to raise money for childhood cancer research with: Team Z for Phi

Mar 19, 2016 • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event: Donna's Good Things at Candlelite Chicago

At: Donna's Good Things at Candlelite Chicago

7452 N. Western Ave, Chicago, IL US

I helped to raise money for childhood cancer research with: Team Z for Phi

On January 20, 2015, our daughter, Sophia, joined the 175,000 kids that were diagnosed with cancer that year. And, in the U.S., one in five will not survive. Did you know that kids' cancers are different from adult cancers? It's true. And childhood cancer research is extremely underfunded. So I decided to do something about it by raising money for cures.  Last year, you amazed us by joining together to raise over $50,000! But our work here is unfortunately not done. I have again set a lofty goal for us, my friends but I know we can reach it. And, this year, all the funds raised will go into Sophia's Hero Fund, where we get to designate the type of research we want to be funding. Isn't that AWESOME? And YOU can make it happen! Please help us reach our stretch goal by pledging your support to research, funded by the St. Baldrick's Foundation. This volunteer-driven charity funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. Your gift will give hope to Sophia and thousands of infants, children, teens and young adults fighting childhood cancers.So when I ask for your support, I'm really asking you to support my daughter and all these beautiful kids. Sophia & these kids need your help! Will you make a donation? Every dollar makes a difference for our daughter and the thousands of infants, children, teens, and young adults fighting childhood cancers.

And, if you would like to follow Sophia's personal story, please join us at https://www.lotsahelpinghands.com/c/724879.

Thank YOU!!!

My Roles:

  • Volunteer
  • Team Captain

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Squire of Hope

Be it known to all that this participant has dedicated at least three years of service to the St. Baldrick’s Foundation helping kids with cancer throughout all the land.

St. Baldrick’s Honored Kids

Kids with cancer are our reason for it all. They’re the inspiration behind our event and the reason we’re helping fund childhood cancer research. We believe all kids should be able to grow up and turn their dreams into realities. Join our event or make a donation, and click the photos below to read their incredible stories.

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