Newsletter July, 2012

 

 

Newsletter

July 2012 

 

JJCCF Making Headlines: news press & broadcast videos during the past year 

 

Dear Friends,

The Jessica June Children’s Cancer Foundation (JJCCF) & contributors are making an impact in the lives of children fighting cancer (click on links to view complete news articles & broadcast videos):

-Miami Herald 6/28/12: “Key Biscayne woman helps JJCCF kids with cancer”

 -Miami Herald 5/13/12: “Hugs & Kisses for a Fabulous Cause” (Award for Sandra Muvdi)

 -Sun Sentinel-4/8/12: “Fundraiser helps kids with cancer” (Fancy Jeans Party)

 -Think Magazine-4/12: Social Scene (Fancy Jeans Party)

 -Miami Herald-3/18/12: “Fancy Jeans earns $160,000 for the JJCCF”

 -Las Olas Lifestyle Magazine-3/12: SceneOnSite “Fancy Jeans Sponsor Party”

 -Sun-Sentinel Cover Box Society Scene-2/8/12: “Fancy Jeans Party benefits children fighting cancer”

 -VIDEO: JJCCF Fancy Jeans Child Honoree’s Wish to Meet Pitbull Comes True! 2/7/12 Angel’s (4 y/o fighting brain cancer) meeting with Pitbull is shared on giant screen with over 600 guests at the sold out Fancy Jeans Party on 2/24/12.

-Las Olas Lifestyle Magazine-1/12: “4th Annual Fancy Jeans Party Supports Local Children Fighting Cancer”

 -Think Magazine-1/12: “Put on Your Fancy Jeans”

 -Go Riverwalk Magazine-1/12: “JJCCF” (assisted child Angel)

 -Sun-Sentinel Cover Local-12/2/11: “Fighting a daily battle” (JJCCF assisted child Antonique)

 -Think Magazine-11/11: “Thanks For Giving” (1000+Club $15K grant for JJCCF)

 -South Florida Social-10/11: “Allied Kitchen hosts JJCCF benefit”

 -Sun Sentinel-10/9/11: “Teen raises $3K for cancer foundation” (JJCCF)

 -Huffington Post-10/4/11: “Childhood Cancer Heroes: How You Can Help Fulfill Their -Missions” (JJCCF assisted teen Valentina)

 -Franklin Press-9/17/11: “College intern helps child battling cancer” (JJCCF assisted child Elodie)

 -VIDEO: CNN Comcast Newsmakers, 9/11 Child Advocacy: Featuring Sandra Muvdi and Craig Dennis advocating for families in crisis impacted by childhood cancer

-Sun Sentinel Society Scene-9/7/11 (Testimony Elodie’s Mom-JJCCF assisted child)

 -Sun Sentinel Society Scene-8/31/11 (JJCCF young volunteers making a difference)

 -Sun Sentinel Society-8/10/11: “JJCCF ‘Share the Joy’ program”

 -VIDEO: Channel 6 NBC News, 7/18/11 Featuring JJCCF: teen helps family of girl battling cancer

-Sun-Sentinel Cover Story Society Scene-6/22/11: “JJCCF ‘STAR Date”

 -VIDEO: Channel 4 CBS, Neighbors 4 Neighbors, 6/15/11 Featuring JJCCF t-shirts offering hope for children with cancer

OTHER NEWS: (click on links to view)

-Images of children JJCCF assisted during 2011

-JJCCF highlights 2011 – A Great Year!

-JJCCF is reaching out to help more children.  We welcome our new partner Clinic and Hospital:  alex’s place University of Miami at Sylvester Cancer Center, All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL. Our Vision is to serve ALL hospitals treating pediatric oncology in the state of Florida.

-JJCCF proudly welcomes our new staff:  James De Anda, Director of Operations.  James has been a JJCCF volunteer since 2008, is a childhood Leukemia survivor and is an MBA (E: James@JJCCF.org, T: 954.770-1745).

-Premier Beverage & Bacardi USA “Share the Joy” ceremony sponsors 4 local children fighting cancer. Families in crisis each receive $2,000 to cover their basic human needs during a dreadful time. Carlos-10 y/o-Osteosarcoma, Jaiya-11 y/o-Leukemia, Alex-17 y/o-Hodgkin Lymphoma, Hiram-4 y/o-Brain Cancer relapse. During the quaint ceremony all participants interact and become new friends. The results are impactful and everyone shares a common thread of feeling joy from either giving or receiving a meaningful gift.

 

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Thank you for your ongoing support, Jessica June Children’s Cancer Foundation