St. Jude patient NaNa

Meet NaNa

NaNa has known cancer since she was 1 year old, but today, she has a brighter future with the help of St. Jude.

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Meet Da'Maya

Meet Da'Maya

Da'Maya's initial symptoms seemed minor. But after her mom, Sywanda, noticed she seemed sleepy in church, she became worried. A biopsy revealed cancer.

Meet Abi

Meet Abi

St. Jude patient Abi is facing cancer the way that kids face bullies, but she isn't backing down anytime soon.

Meet Reid

Reid's big day on the green

Reid loves golf, so he didn't let a diagnosis of soft tissue cancer stop him from living his dream and getting to caddy for his favorite golfer at the FedEx St. Jude Classic.

Meet Kensley

Meet Kensley

Kensley is a happy baby who's undergone 28 rounds of chemotherapy for anaplastic astrocytoma, and wears a smile wherever she goes.

Meet Aamir

Meet Aamir

Shortly after being diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Aamir, who is 2, began treatment at St. Jude.

Meet patient Liam

Meet patient Liam

After Liam was born, the doctors noticed something wasn't right, and he was diagnosed with a rare disease.

Meet Connor

Meet Connor

Just before New Year's Eve 2016, Connor and his family received news that would change the tune of his life. At St. Jude, Connor's love of music is helping carry him through treatment for a brain tumor called germinoma.

Meet Juan

Meet Juan

St. Jude patient Juan received the birthday present of a lifetime on the eve of his 15th birthday when he and his mother were visited by Grammy® Award-winners Grupo Intocable.

Meet Charley

Meet Charley

Charley led her college fundraising team for St. Jude just months before she became a patient there herself.

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