Five years after being diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma, 10-year-old Mariah Leskovac is cancer-free and still remembers her hospital experiences. Those experiences are what made her want to give back.
At age 16, John Hillock was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia known as Philadelphia Chromosome-Positive (Ph+) Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. After undergoing a stem cell transplant at Akron Children’s Hospital’s Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders, he has been cancer-free. Stem cells from his younger brother, Michael, were a perfect match […]