Childrens Leukemia of America Fund - Updates & Achievements

Parent’s Guide to Leukemia

August 18th, 2013 by Brian Maiorana

In the United States, cancer is the second most common cause of death among children between the ages of 1 and 14 years, surpassed only by accidents. Leukemia is the most common form of childhood cancer. Leukemia is cancer of the body’s blood-forming tissues, including the bone marrow and the lymphatic system.  Many types of […]

At Good Charity Inc. we are passionate about helping those in need not only with treatment, but also with their quality of life and the support of their family members in caring for them. One of our goals is to remove the added layer of stress caused by financial worries for those who are suffering […]

Late Effects of Leukemia Treatment -Methotrexate Adam was 2 years old when he was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Adam’s parents desperately brought him into St. Louis Children’s Hospital, where he received world-class care.  A course of chemotherapy and therapeutic drugs were scheduled for him. It took over 2 years of treatment, but by the time kindergarten was  ready […]

Children’s Leukemia of America Fund and Good Charity Inc’s director Brian Maiorana are working to make sure tragedies like this don’t happen again. The Story of a teenage girl with Leukemia This is the story of Kerry Magana,  daughter of Honduran immigrants. Kerry’s mother moved to the United States to build a better life for her […]

Today Good Charity, Inc.  had the pleasure of visiting one of the premier children’s hospitals in the country.  The University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital was truly impressive.  In 2012, The Children’s Leukemia of America Fund contributed to Gracie’s Fund in support of Mott’s pediatric oncology program. Grace Irish, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia […]

Good Charity, Inc. helps fund Cancer research Leukemia is a cancer that begins in blood-forming tissues of the body, such as bone marrow;  the disease accounts for 30 percent of childhood cancer cases and is the chief cause of death by disease in children under 15. The research and treatment of cancer is one of […]