Upcoming Events

Psychosocial Guidelines Meeting

2014 APOS Conference and Psychosocial Think Tank

Recent Events!

4th Annual Childhood Cancer Walk and Family Festival
On May 19th, 2013, Mattie Miracle hosted their annual event to help raise awareness and funds in support of the foundation's programs.  We raised over $40,000 to support children and families with childhood cancer, so thank you!

Psychosocial Think Tank
On February 13th, 2013, Mattie Miracle hosted a think tank for researchers focusing on the establishment of a psychosocial guidelines for the care and treatment of children and their families diagnosed with childhood cancer.  This was held in conjunction with the APOS 10th Annual Conference in Huntington Beach, CA.

Whole Foods 5% Day!
On January 25th, Whole Foods in Alexandria, VA. held its quarterly 5% Day to benefit Mattie Miracle! The store was very busy that day, and thanks to you $8,540 was donated to Mattie Miracle, so thank you!!!

First Childhood Cancer Psychosocial Summit and Research Symposium!
On March 20th, we held the first ever childhood cancer psychosocial symposium.  In attendance were leading researchers of psychosocial issues, families who have lived through childhood cancer, and members of Congress to focus attention on the psychosocial needs of children and families dealing with childhood cancer.  We will ahve an update soon, but we have started the march towards the development of guidelines for clinical use. 

3rd Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness Walk
Mark On May 20th, 2012, Mattie Miracle hosted their third annual childhood cancer awareness walk!  This was another incredible family event at which people of all ages had fun, learned more about childhood cancer and the impacts it has on families!  We are also proud to announce that we achieved our goal of raising $25,000 to fund a childlife position!  Thank you to all that supported us and attended!