THE LILABEAN FOUNDATION AND WINNING WITH WYATT DONATE $105,000 TO THE CHILDREN’S BRAIN TUMOR TISSUE CONSORTIUM (CBTTC)
Summer Soiree fundraiser held in Kansas City generates $105,000 in financial contributions to accelerate pediatric brain cancer research Sept. 18, 2017 — The Lilabean Foundation and Winning With Wyatt are pleased to announce a donation of $105,000 to The Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue (CBTTC) to accelerate pediatric brain cancer research.
The Hare family’s world changed on Memorial Day weekend in 2016. A late-night trip to an emergency room led to a brain scan that revealed a tennis ball sized brain tumor that had finally put enough pressure on his brain to put him in critical condition requiring immediate surgery. Wyatt was rushed to Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago and into emergency brain surgery.
Jack first started exhibiting signs of an unusual illness as a fourth grader in August 2008. After a series of tests over several months that culminated with brain surgery in May 2009, Jack was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor called mixed cell germinoma. Jack started 16 rounds of inpatient
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