As many of you know, on 2/13/16 our life had taken a huge turn. One day everything was going well and the next day 1 day before her wedding anniversary Aunt Joyce colapsed. Within the next few days we quickly learned that aunt Joyce had stage 4 astrocytoma. You think this stuff will never happen to your family but it can. This year, an estimated 23,770 adults (13,350 men and 10,420 women) in the United States will be diagnosed This year, an estimated 23,770 adults (13,350 men and 10,420 women) in the United States will be diagnosed(http://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/brain-tumor/statistics).
4/24/17- Aunt Joyce tumor has returned she will be undergoing surgery to remove it again, although she will be home recovering we can still be at the BT5K and support her. I know the support means a lot to me and I can only imagine how much it means to her!
1/3/18 Please join us for year 3 as we honor aunt Joyce, a battle that we continue to fight with her
We love you Aunt Joyce and we will keep fighting with you!
My team will be participating in the BT5K Columbus Breakthrough for Brain Tumors Run & Walk, an inspiring and fun event benefitting the American Brain Tumor Association.
JOIN THE TEAM!
The more the merrier! I’m inviting all my friends to join my team in support of the nearly 700,000 people currently living with a brain tumor. You can join my team by clicking the join button on the right.
If you can’t make it to the BT5K Columbus on June 2, 2018 please consider making a donation to the American Brain Tumor Association in support of the team’s efforts. Click the donate button on the right.
Thank you in advance for your support of our efforts on behalf of brain tumor patients, their families, and the researchers pursuing the breakthroughs.