St. Jude patient Janie

Meet Janie

Janie has experienced a lot in her two years of undergoing treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Luckily she has her family — and St. Jude — to crawl with her every step of the way.

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Braving the unknown

Braving the unknown

Eight-year-old Stella Grace and her family had been participating in St. Jude events for years. But when she became a patient, St. Jude took on a new meaning.

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 Isaac

Meet Isaac

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A spunky supporter

A spunky supporter

Before Ellee and her family found themselves at St. Jude, she was raising money, one lap at a time, for kids just like her.

Chandler's run

Chandler's run

After undergoing two brain surgeries and treatment for medulloblastoma, Chandler has completed his first half marathon at the 2017 St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend.

Meet David

Meet David

David is an outgoing boy from Honduras. After he received a diagnosis of blood cancer, David was immediately referred to St. Jude.

Meet Paislee

Meet Paislee

After Paislee's family received a diagnosis of acute lymphoblastic leukemia on her 6th birthday, they began a new chapter in their lives: defeating cancer.

Meet patient Mia

Meet patient Mia

Mia has always been a girl on-the-go. Everything changed one morning when Mia's grandmother noticed her eye looked swollen.

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.

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