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We encourage anyone interested in the topic of pediatric cancer to join our community and contribute to our blog. Knowledge and perspectives shared here can help parents and families across the globe gain knowledge, direction and comfort – and perhaps most importantly, know they’re not alone. To join our list of bloggers, please email us or contact Stathi Afendoulis at 732.906.7887

Lainie’s Angels New Travel Assistance Program & Meijer Donation

Jan 25, 2022   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

Since our relocation to Grand Rapids, Michigan in 2013, I have been working with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Michigan and Indiana. LLS has become a partner in the growth of Lainie’s Angels, helping us to reach out to parents whose children are currently battling blood cancers. I am excited to announce the creation of the Lainie’s Angels Travel Assistance Program, in cooperation with LLS of Michigan and Indiana.

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The State of Lainie's Angels in 2018

Sep 07, 2018   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

As we enter the month of September, Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, I wanted to share with you vital news about the foundation and the efforts being made to expand our mission of peer support and advocacy for the parents of children with cancer and blood disorders.

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Will You Support Lainie's Angels This Holiday Season?

Dec 05, 2014   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

As we approach the end of another year, I once again take this opportunity to thank you for your generous and ongoing support of Lainie’s Angels. I also want to reflect on our more notable achievements.

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WWMS Hosts 12th Annual Student-Faculty Basketball Game

May 01, 2014   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

On Thursday, April 24th, I was once again at Woodrow Wilson Middle School to celebrate the 12th annual Lainie's Angels Spirit Week and Student-Faculty basketball game.

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Lainie's Angels Is Moving

Oct 23, 2013   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

That’s right. Lainie’s Angels is moving, in more ways than one.

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Lainie's Angels Presents At The APHON Conference in Louisville, KY

Oct 09, 2013   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

In September, Lainie’s Angels board member Diane Scott and I were in Louisville, Kentucky, making a presentation to the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses (APHON).

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Why Parents Need Help

Sep 06, 2013   Post by: Samantha Afendoulis

This is a guest post from one of our beloved angels, Diane Scott.

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September Is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Aug 29, 2013   Post by: Samantha Afendoulis

Each year, the world makes us increasingly more aware that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but as a non-profit that is dedicated to supporting the families of CHILDREN with cancer, we can’t help but feel a little slighted when September (Childhood Cancer Awareness Month) rolls around.

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Stathi Meets The Compassionate Friends

Jul 23, 2013   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

Just a few weeks ago, Stathi took a trip to Boston to meet an organization that helps bereaved parents. Here's what he had to say about The Compassionate Friends.

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An Update On Lainie's Angels in 2013

Jun 25, 2013   Post by: Stathi Afendoulis

Hello again! With July just around the corner, we can officially say Summer 2013 has begun! In the past six months, Lainie's Angels has been busy forging new relationships, setting new goals and visiting new locations. Let's get down to the good stuff.

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