Team Jack Blog

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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!

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

This article was posted by Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at this link.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

This post was first published on Insight, the blog of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Monday, December 21, 2015

On December 11, 2014, the day before Dr.  Liliana Goumnerova operated on her, young violinists from Vermont came to the hospital to help her finish the concert.

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