Team Jack Blog

Team Jack Blog

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Gigi was an energetic, confident, and bright girl. She was vibrant with a bold nature and had the incredible ability to connect and interact with people as if she knew them forever.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Cole was born in 2009 and at just 15 months old, after numerous doctor appointments, was diagnosed with a brain tumor.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Grady Simants is a 7-year old little boy from North Platte, Nebr.  He loves all the things that kids his age should love.  When asked what he likes to do he says, “Ride my bike and play baseball.”  But for a while, his parents weren

Friday, September 2, 2016

In early May 2013, Maddie Hellwig, now 16 years old, began complaining of headaches.  Her dad, Craig, never thought it could be a brain tumor.  His wife, Susan, had brain surgery in January that year that pinpointed her epilepsy, so Crai

Friday, September 2, 2016

Nate was such an active kid.

Friday, September 2, 2016

Strong…courageous…resilient…persistent…fighter. These are words you wouldn’t normally use to describe a three year old, but when we look at our daughter, Emma Gehring, those are exactly the words that come to mind.

Friday, September 2, 2016

Olivia Swedberg was a vibrant, independent little girl from North Platte, Nebr.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

On September 9, 2012, 13 year old Seth Ostrander was diagnosed with Pilocytic Astrocytoma Grade 1 brain tumor.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

You may know the Team Jack Foundation was founded with the specific goal of funding childhood brain cancer research, but there is probably a whole lot more about the Foundation that you do not know.  Over the years, the Team Jack Foundation h

Friday, June 3, 2016

We have seen firsthand how eager pediatric brain tumor families have been to get involved.  We have seen single families raise thousands of dollars and communities of individuals come together to raise millions.  At the same time, we hav

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Kids shouldn't have to wish for another birthday.  Sweet, sweet Kallie turns 8 on August 28!  Send her good wishes and positive vibes for her special day!