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Missing Our Boy!

Oh, how I miss my buddy! I don’t know whether to say that on this day 12 years ago, “cancer stole my 14 year old son” or “Andrew went to Heaven”. They’re both true. We are blessed with SO many amazing memories. The void and sadness,... Read More

A Special Gift at the B+ 5k

The 13th Annual B+ 5k was a HUGE success last Wednesday night.  The forecast did not look good, but we didn’t have one drop of rain.  THANK YOU ANDREW!  We had over 1,800 participants and over $100,000 was raised.  Thank you to all of our sponsors and... Read More

B+ Hero Troy, Miss Jetset, & The Starboard

B+ Hero Troy I ask for your prayers today for a really great young man named Troy Haynes.  Troy is a senior in high school, 4 year starter as quarterback on his high school football team, 2-time state champion, and such a tremendously humble and respectful young man.... Read More

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