This Week in Neuroblastoma – 7/09/12

Wow – 6 new nb kids we meet this week… let’s keep fighting! Here’s this week’s links. Kids – Why We Fight Braiden Prescott Raising Funds to Come to America Braiden Prescott is recovering well from his recent tumor resection. He’ll be doing stem cell rescue soon, and his parents are trying to raise money to bring him to America …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 7/02/12

This week is one of those weeks I hate. Two kids died too young this week, because of neuroblastoma. This is why we fight. Here’s this week’s links. Kids – Why We Fight 7 Year Old Michael Malone Dies I always have trouble with how to write about a kid the world loses to cancer. What do I say? I …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 6/25/12

Do you know of anything going on in the NB world? Maybe you run a non-profit or have a kid battling? Hit us up on our contact page – we’d love to add you to the weekly list. Hope you guys’ Tuesday is going well. Here’s this week’s links – what’s going on in neuroblastoma. Kids – Why We Fight …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 6/18/12 – Ezra on the Today Show!

Whoa – what a cool thing! When we went to the 2012 NMTRC Symposium in May, we met a cool couple named Mike and Kezia Fitzgerald. Their daughter, a little girl just as beautiful as her name – Saoirse – was taken from them in December of 2011. She had stage 4 neuroblastoma, just like Ezra did. Like us, they …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 6/11/12

Hey there neuroblastoma fighters. 🙂 This week is actually International Neuroblastoma Awareness Week – bet you didn’t know that! So share this article, let folks know what’s up, and spread the word about neuroblastoma. We’re going to kick some nb tail. Here’s this week’s links… Kids – Why We Fight Olivia Downie Needs to Get to Mexico Olivia Downie is …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 6/4/12

Our third week of This Week in Neuroblastoma (#TWiNb), and it’s a busy one! Because of Ezra is ramping up our fight against neuroblastoma, and as a part of that effort we want to keep everyone aware of the comings and goings in neuroblastoma. It’s a constant beast – all the more reason we need to cure this. We are …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 5/28/12

During treatment we used to hear often “cancer never sleeps.” I’ll be more specific and state “neuroblastoma never sleeps.” In an effort to continue raising awareness of the disease, we’re starting a new weekly series called This Week in Neuroblastoma (#twiNB). Essentially, we’ll mention a few of the past week’s happenings from around the net. And now – week 2! …

This Week in Neuroblastoma – 5/21/12

During treatment we used to hear often “cancer never sleeps.” I’ll be more specific and state “neuroblastoma never sleeps.” In an effort to continue raising awareness of the disease, we’re starting a new weekly series called This Week in Neuroblastoma (#twiNB). Essentially, we’ll mention a few of the past week’s happenings from around the net. Here we are… week 1. …

2012 NMTRC Symposium

You may wonder where the money you donate to Because of Ezra goes. A large portion of our outgoing financial support is to the NMTRC, or Neuroblastoma Medulloblastoma Translational Research Consortium. Chaired by Dr Giselle Sholler, the NMTRC is a group of 18 universities and children’s hospitals headquartered at Van Andel Research Institute that offer a nationwide network of childhood …

1st Annual Karaoke for Kids – August 23rd, SLS Hotel in LA

Whoa – are we excited about this event! On behalf of Because of Ezra and the Event Committee, we are delighted to announce the first ever “Karaoke for Kids” on Thursday, August 23rd from 7-10pm at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills. We assure you that you’ve never been to a benefit like this.  We will have a live karaoke …