Walking Together for CLF at The WALK 2013

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In 2012, we combined all our WALK events into one exciting event at a new location, the Detroit Zoo. A huge success, more than 800 walkers came out to celebrate the memories, success and camaraderie of the Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan community. Next Saturday morning, June 29, CLF family and friends will fill the Detroit Zoo again for an exciting, healthy day of walking, seeing the animals and creating memories for a good cause. One group in particular, the Michigan Gators and Nova travel soccer clubs, will be showing up in full force as one of the largest teams participating in The 2013 WALK. Some of the Michigan Gators/Nova team at The WALK 2012 Jessie Harkins, CLF’s patient services … Continue reading

Happy Holiday Memories at the Holiday Toys Open House

CLF Holiday Toys Open House

Our annual Holiday Toys Open House is one of the most memorable, fun events for many Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan families and volunteers. The holidays can be a tough time for families battling cancer because patients are often unable to participate in traditional holiday activities due to health concerns. Holiday parties and visits with Santa in uncontrolled, public environments can put patients in treatment or recovery at risk due to their weakened immune systems. Continue reading

Help CLF Spread the Holiday Spirit Through Our Holiday Toys Program

CLF Holiday Toys Program Toy Drive

We believe every child should experience the joy of the holiday season. Unfortunately, patients in treatment for leukemia and blood-related cancers, as well as their families, have little funds or time to spare for holiday celebrations due to the treatment expenses and time spent in hospital clinics. To help brighten the holidays for CLF patients and families, Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan hosts the annual Holiday Toys Program. Continue reading