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Wear Jeans for Rare Diseases

Since 2005, Coastal Kids Home Care has provided more than 64,000 visits to 8,700 medically fragile infants and children with rare illness and disability. They provide these services from Monterey, Santa Clara, San Benito, and Santa Clara Counties in California’s central coast. As the only nonprofit pediatric home health care agency in the community, they…

Man and His Dog Set Out on a “Tiny Home Adventure”

Andrew Muse is an adventurer and content creator who is working on a self-produced Youtube series called Tiny Home Adventure. He has spent the last two years building the expedition vehicle of his dreams in a friend’s garage. He called it “MUSEROAMER”. Andrew, along with his girlfriend, Ashley, and his pup, Kicker, were about to…

The Power of a Fan Base

Drake White, a rising country singer/songwriter, is a very down-to-earth performer. He is always talking with his fans and holding intimate meet and greets, and creating tons of friendships along the way. Drake has a very tight-knit fan club called Firestarters, filled with amazing people from all over the United States and Europe. They often…

Raising Money for #KylerStrong and Childhood Cancer Awareness

At the age of 14 months on July 9th, 2019, Kyler was brought in to the local ER with a bulge on his right abdomen. After X-rays and ultrasounds, his family was given the worst news – Kyler was diagnosed with Stage 4 Neuroblastoma. Neuroblastoma is a rare cancer that develops in the sympathetic nervous…

Audrey’s Crew

Audrey is a wife, a mother of 3 kids, and a hard-working salon owner, hairstylist and makeup artist. She was diagnosed with a rare form of Papillary Breast Cancer that only 2% of women get. Thankfully, it was discovered early and she was able to remove it before it began to spread. With 6 months…

Team Rhiannon

Rhiannon is a young playful girl who was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, a form of childhood cancer. With a tough treatment consisting of many rounds of chemotherapy, she needed some support. Her mother created these shirts so that Rhiannon’s loved ones and friends are able to help represent and support her. The dark blue…

Legion of Boone

When Boone was two months old, he had what appeared to be a semi-swollen right wrist. X-rays showed that his wrist was swollen because of an unexplainable, yet significant fracture. A full skeletal x-ray showed that Boone had multi-focal lytic lesions on his bones, which had weakened his radius to the point where it broke….

Walking to Raise Money & Awareness for Breast Cancer

In September 2018, at the age of 33, Liz McCary was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer at Prisma Health’s Breast Center in Columbia, South Carolina. Given her advanced diagnosis, she and her husband Luke sought out the best healthcare team and most promising treatment plan. After numerous discussions with oncologists across the Southeast, they determined…

Determined Like Debbie

On July 1st, 2019, Debbie Perry and her family’s life was shaken when she was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. When her friends and family heard the news, they reached out to see how they could support Debbie and her family in the midst of her battle. Friends created a Bonfire t-shirt fundraiser to raise…

Raising Money for St. Jude

Sarah Bartley is an artist and designer who lives and works in eastern Virginia. Each September, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital holds an annual Walk/Run fundraiser event there to support the work the Hospital does to find cures and save children’s lives. After being touched by the stories of the sick children St. Jude helps,…

Cousins Against Kidney Disease

Destiny Schulthe’s little cousin, Ava has kidney disease and may need a transplant soon. She created this campaign because she wanted to spread awareness for this disease and raise money for hospital bills. Ava is a strong and bright little girl fighting a kidney disease is called Nephrotic Syndrome. Nephrotic syndrome is a kidney disorder…

A Father’s Legacy Lives On

Hannah Polk’s father, Jimmy Polk, has been a Texas public school music educator since 1997. His love of music has been contagious to all who knew him and to the thousands of students he impacted over his career. In 2018 he was diagnosed with a very rare, very deadly brain disorder. His condition forced him…