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We’re a non-profit organization that asks kids & young adults with cancer,
“What are you passionate about?”
Then we connect them with a local mentor for the cancer journey.

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Featured Friendships

Isabelle loves learning new things from her mentor, Anita. Whether she is getting information from a PowerPoint virtually or visiting a cat clinic in-person, Isabelle learns something new every time she talks to Anita.
Isabelle
– Vet tech
Age: 20
Cooper’s dream is to be one of the next great authors. His mentor, author and recipient of the 2016 Oklahoma Book Award Alton, is helping him reach those goals!
Cooper
– Author
Age: 9
Jordan dreams of one day being able to go to work and talk about sports live on-air all day. When he got paired with Dan from the Washington Wild Things, we knew this would open the door to a multitude of possibilities for Jordan.
Jordan
– Sports Broadcaster
Age: 24
Myla and her mentor, Georgetown student Caroline, love simply having fun. Whether they are completing their unicorn sticker book together or playing “Myla Trivia,” a jeopardy game all about Myla, created by Myla, these two friends can always be found smiling when they’re together.
Myla
– Friend role model
Age: 10
Madison is passionate about animals, specifically zookeeping and animal rehabilitation. She got to learn more when her mentor, Jes, took her to the Oglebay Good Zoo.
Madison
– Animal Rehab & Zookeeping
Age: 18
Addie is extremely passionate about animals and hopes to one day be a zoologist. After meeting Shanna, she finally found someone who matches her passion for animals.
Addie
– Zoologist
Age: 9
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