Awards, Events, & Andrew!

Congratulations and Thank You to our Student Ambassadors While spending so much time fighting childhood cancer can be pretty sad and emotionally draining, there are also some really inspiring moments as well.  Of course, spending time with the B+ Heroes always reminds...

Cuba, STAR, and Babies!

Andrew is Everywhere!!! I LOVE hearing about B+ sightings all over the globe.  The latest story I heard came from a chance encounter on the streets of Havana, Cuba.  Morgan, one of our loyal supporters from NYC, was walking down the street when she saw a guy across...

“Henry’s Letter”, Action Days, & B+ 5k

“Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer™” It was SO cool to receive the letter below from 6 year old, Henry Sullivan.  Man, this is what it’s all about.  Little kids giving up their “share money” to help fight childhood cancer.  It’s kids...

UDance 2017 Raises $1.9MM!!!

1 year of fundraising. 12 hours of dancing. Countless lives changed. On Sunday March 12th, University of Delaware students were on their feet for 12 hours, standing in solidarity with our B+ Heroes currently fighting cancer, our B+ Heroes surviving, and our B+ Heroes...

UDance – NYC Party – Brave the Shave

UDance – Victoria – Bri Tomorrow is the biggest event of the year for The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation — UDance 2017!  UDance, a 12 hour dance marathon, is the largest student-run philanthropy on campus and the 5th largest college dance marathon in...

STAR Act…and more

STAR Act Re-Introduced The Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research (STAR) Act is arguably the most comprehensive childhood cancer bill ever introduced.  As you may recall, we were thrilled to have 270 co-sponsors in the last House (bi-partisan...

Ten Years Ago Today

10 years ago today, our lives changed forever. January 27, 2007, Andrew played 4 soccer games and helped his team win the state championship. Just 48 hours later, January 29, 2007, Andrew was at A.I. duPont Hospital for Children| Nemours with a diagnosis of Leukemia....

Parties, Dances, and Nathan!

The B+ Junior Board New Year’s Eve Party What a way to ring in 2017!  The B+ Jr. Board held their inaugural New Year’s Eve party at the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts on the Riverfront in Wilmington.  There were about 150 people in attendance of all...

Happy New Year!

I hope you all enjoyed the holidays and I pray that 2017 will be a year of happiness and good health for B+ Nation.  I hope 2017 is the year when we see the incidence rate of childhood cancer reverse and DECREASE rather than continue to increase.  I hope 2017 will...