HEROES AND SHEROES NEEDED

HEROES AND SHEROES NEEDED As a small but mighty organization, we are constantly thinking about ways to cast our net further, with the goal of serving even more young adults who are struggling with cancer or ongoing medical issues related to their cancer or...

FROM SY’S MOM: THE “NICE” LIST- 2019

FROM SY’S MOM: THE “NICE” LIST- 2019 Our wonderful supporters – Your generosity is enough to make even the Grinch’s heart grow 5 sizes bigger and warms mine to no end. We have funded 24 young adults so far this year; thank you to everyone who gave of monetary...
Water Bodies – A Poem by Jesse Sorrell

Water Bodies – A Poem by Jesse Sorrell

Water Bodies was written by Jesse Sorrell, recipient of Sy’s Fun:D.  Jesse’s work as a resident chaplain in palliative care at UNC continues into his second year now; we are humbled by both his work and poignant writing. Water Bodies by Jesse Sorrell The parents of a...
Infinity

Infinity

When I thought about starting a fund in memory of my son Silas (Sy), I knew very little about nonprofits. My grief over losing Sy was raw and my heart was broken. Somehow through it all, I realized that it was important for me to find a way to carry Sy’s generosity...
The Gift of a New Year

The Gift of a New Year

And just like that, the last day of 2018 was celebrated and 2019 arrived… For those of us whose lives have been touched by cancer, it is recognized that a new day, and certainly a new year, is a gift, not a given. I imagine the new year will bring with it a mixture of...