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Case Western Reserve Donates Over $4,000 with Raffle Fundraiser

Since 2001, Case Western Reserve has been donating the proceeds of their annual raffle to deserving charities across the United States.  This year, The Littlest Heroes was chosen as one of the recipients of this benefit!  In November, members of The Littlest Heroes team had the honors of assisting with drawing the winning tickets for each of their 35 baskets.  After a month of tallying the numbers, The Littles Heroes was proud to accept Case Western’s GIANT check for over $4,000!

What a wonderful group of people running this department and we could not be more grateful for all that they do for our community! Thank you to Case Western Reserve’s Staff Advisory Council and Community Service Committee!



 

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Landon’s End of Treatment Party!

The Littlest Heroes could not have asked for a better gift this holiday season than to celebrate Landon’s end of treatment.  Congratulations to the entire Pettrey family!

Help us to celebrate our next little hero’s end of treatment by donating today at www.TheLittlestHeroes.org

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Gabe’s End of Treatment Party!

There is no better way to have spent our Thanksgiving than celebrating the end of treatment for one our Little Heroes.  Cancer picked the wrong kid with our buddy, Gabe!  We are so thankful to have celebrated such an amazing day with this incredible family!

Help us to celebrate our next little hero’s end of treatment by donating today at www.TheLittlestHeroes.org

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Thank you to Everyone at The Littlest Heroes 4th Annual Bowling Event!

We are extremely grateful for everyone who participated or sponsored The Littlest Heroes 4th Annual Bowling Fundraiser!  This year we honored Brecksville locals, Brent and Lauren Ramer.  The Ramer’s are a kind, genuine family who has been battling cancer for over 10 years with two of their four children.  While they have been dealt a rough hand, they are some of the friendliest people and we are honored to be able to help them in their travels for treatment!   It was truly magical to see a community come together to help their neighbors in a time of need.

 

 

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Art for Children’s Sake Winner Enjoys a Day on the Nautica Queen

The Littlest Heroes renowned Art for Children’s Sake (AFCS) program encourages children to express their feelings through artwork created under the guidance of licensed art therapy professionals. Equally important, it encourages parents and siblings of children with cancer to share the positive, non-medical experience.

This year the Pettrey family won the chance to spend the day on Nautica Queen Cruise Dining Ship!

All children’s artwork is available for purchase from The Littlest Heroes. Purchases are considered donations to the Art For Children’s Sake Program and the artwork products are complimentary.

 

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Rite Aid Gives TLH a $5,000 Donation Through Their Kid Cents Program!

Rite Aid gives TLH a $5,000 donation through their Kid Cents program!

Rite Aid has long been committed to helping our communities live well. That’s why The Rite Aid Foundation introduced KidCents, an easy way for wellness+ with Plenti members to make a difference.

The Rite Aid Foundation developed KidCents as a way to do even more to help the kids in the communities we serve.

 

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Local Child to Win Trip to Disneyworld Courtesy of Metro Lexus

CLEVELAND – On Saturday, June 14, 2014, The Littlest Heroes, a Solon-based pediatric cancer charity, in conjunction with Metro Lexus will host its annual Art for Children’s Sake Art Show at Metro Lexus – 13600 Brook Park Road, Brook Park, Ohio.

Each year The Littlest Heroes and Metro Lexus sponsor the Art for Children’s Sake Program for children receiving treatment for cancer at the Cleveland Clinic, Rainbow Babies, and Akron Children’s hospitals. With art supplies donated by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, children will create paintings telling the story of how cancer has impacted their lives. Paintings will be displayed and judged from Noon to 2:00 PM in the Metro Lexus showroom. Entertainment will include Swifty the Clown making balloon animals, face painting, and a performance by the St. Ignatius Circus Company.

The winner of this year’s art show and their family will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to Disney World courtesy of Metro Lexus. Second and third place winners will receive a weekend trip to Kalahari Resorts in Sandusky. For more information on this event, please contact Joanne MacDougall at 440-498-9200.

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Solon Baseball, Charity go to Bat for Kids with Cancer

At a Saturday night baseball game between the Lake County Captains and the Bowling Green Hot Rods, Dawn and Dan Sallow sat in the stands with their six children, ages 7 to 20, including their son, Eddie, who was diagnosed with cancer four years ago. “Most of the stuff we get out to do is through The Littlest Heroes, since he was diagnosed in 2010,” Dawn said. The family was thankful to have “a night out to forget about cancer,” she said.
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Daytona a Dream Come True for Ambassador Bailey

TOLEDO, Ohio – February 7, 2014 – The ARCA universe knows him as Chris Bailey, Jr., the racecar driver. Another very important group of people is getting to know him as Ambassador. Bailey, the 2010 ARCA Truck Series champion and current driver with Kimmel Racing in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, has been promoted to Official Ambassador to a very important cause – “The Littlest Heroes”, whose slogan is “Making a positive impact on young people living with cancer”.
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