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Delaware Senate Passes HB 23!

Thanks to the efforts of former Charter School of Wilmington student Minnie Proud initiating a bill (HB 23) with Kim Williams State Representative, 19th District, I had the privilege of speaking to the Delaware General Assembly about childhood cancer, The Andrew... Read More

“Kids” of All Ages Making a Difference!

Rockin’ NYC! The New York City B+ Chapter of young professionals held their 5th Annual Gala on Saturday night.  What an amazing night.  Once again, it was SOLD OUT with 400 people in attendance.  What is so cool to me is that probably 150 of them or so partnered... Read More

Research Update & B+ 5k

Research Update While most people like to hear the heartwarming family assistance stories that we are able to share – and for good reason – I get really geeked up about the research that The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation is funding as well.  I don’t... Read More

Keeping Busy!

Disney Half Marathon Twenty people got an early start to their day (5:30am race start!) as they represented The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation Running Team at Walt Disney World’s Star Wars Rivals Run.  Everyone completed the 13.1 miles and there were no injuries... Read More

A Truly Memorable Week!

WOW!!!!  What a busy week! Last Saturday, our student partners at Villanova University CRUSHED it by hosting the best NOVAdance ever!  The Jake Nevin Field House was packed and everyone – students and B+ Heroes – had a great time.  And, in 2018, the... Read More

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Exciting News from B+ Foundation-Supported Research DIPG is a horrible type of brain cancer with virtually no chance of survival.  It has not been as extensively studied as some other types of childhood cancer, but the landscape is changing.  In honor of our great... Read More

Man, There’s a LOT Going On!!!

Advocacy Update I want to keep you updated on the discussions stemming from President Trump’s State of the Union Address about increased funding for the fight against childhood cancer. As you may recall, he proposed an incremental $500MM over the next 10 years. I had... Read More

A Whole Lot of Random Stuff :)

Once again, my apologies for not posting more frequently.  It’s been a busy start to the year here at The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation. Family Assistance I’m so glad that the government shutdown is over (for now, at least).  This may come as a surprise... Read More

111 Checks!!!

We just finished up our weekly review of Family Assistance Program applications and I signed 111 checks!!!  Can you believe it?  One week!  Thanks to support of B+ Nation, SO many families won’t be evicted this week while their child LITERALLY fights a life or... Read More

From the Hardwood to the Ice

Shooting for a Brighter Future™ Girls high school basketball teams came to Delaware from all over the country for the Diamond State Classic.  We paired B+ Heroes with the 11 out-of-state teams and 1 of the in-state teams as you’ll see in the picture above.  The... Read More