Welcome to our Team's Homepage

Welcome to Brandon's Angels Team's Homepage
Oct 10, 2012

Welcome to Brandon's Light The Night Walk Team (Brandon's Angels) homepage.


Our team is called Brandon's Angels because of all the friends and family members who have prayed for him, expressed encouragement, took him to school, visited him in the hospital, brought him a snack or gift to lift his spirits and who have previously walked with us at Light the Night or donated to the cause. As you may know, Brandon is currently in remission from Leukemia and has just celebrated his 3rd birthday post transplant. This is indeed a triumph for him and our family, there is still work to be done for millions of other children and adults. We walk for all cancer patients, survivors and in memory of those we have lost.


This is our 3rd Light the Night event and we will continue year after year until cancer is eradicated!!


Light The Night Walk is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's annual fundraising walk to pay tribute and bring hope to people battling cancer. Hundreds of thousands of participants raise funds for lifesaving research and patient services.


For more than 60 years, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) has been solely focused on people with blood cancers. Presently, we have more than $250 million committed to research across the United States and in ten other countries. Every dollar is provided by concerned donors. We invest in the best, outcome based science:


  • Anywhere, with no geographic or institutional boundaries
  • Without profit incentive
  • To meet unmet Medicare needs of people with blood cancers

And LLS funded advances are helping patients beyond those for whom they were originally developed, including people with solid tumors and auto-immune diseases. In the past decade, nearly 50% (19 out of 39) of the cancer drugs approved by the FDA were approved as treatments for blood cancer patients. Twelve are already approved for people beyond those for whom they were first developed. With your help, we are saving lives.

  • A donation of $25 provides patients and their loved ones with FREE booklets that contain up-to-date information on their disease and help them make informed decisions about their treatment options.
  • A donation of $50 makes possible a Family Support group with a trained facilitator where comfort can be found and experiences can be shared among patients and family members.
  • A donation of $100 helps supply laboratory researchers with supplies and materials critical to carrying out their search for cures.
  • A donation of $1,000 makes possible one- on-one conversations with health care specialists who provide patients with information about their disease, treatment options, and helps prepare them with questions for their health care team.

Please join our team's effort today by registering to walk or by making a donation. Your participation in the Light The Night Walk will help save lives. Be sure to check our team Web site frequently to see our progress, and thanks for your support!


LaToya

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Team Name Subteam Walk Site Date Team Captain City/State  
Brandon's Angels   Freedom Plaza 10/13/12 LaToya Parnell Washington, DC  

Supporter Comments

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    "All the best in reaching your goal. My father's struggling with Leukemia now, so I'm happy to support this cause."
     

    Jacquelyn Williams

    Wed Oct 10 02:54:40 EDT 2012

Team Fundraising Total

Goal: $500.00
 
112 %
Donations: $560.00

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