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22 03, 2018

Our Fighter Skylarr

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This is one of our fighters, Skylarr. She is one and a half years old and was diagnosed with Leukemia (ALL) one January 10th, 2018. She has two siblings, Taliaysha who is 7, and ZaAsia who is 5. Skylarr's mother Shawntaia has has custody of her two cousins, Carlos who is 7, and Mercedes who is 8. This [...]

14 03, 2018

Our Fighter Raegan

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This is one of our fighters, Raegan. She is almost 16 and was diagnosed with ALL (acute lymphoblastic leukemia) at the start of January. She is pictured above with her mother in their temporary apartment provided to them here in Charlottesville by the Yellow Door Foundation during her treatment. The rest of their family still lives [...]

8 03, 2018

Our Fighter Colton

By |March 8th, 2018|Blog, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on Our Fighter Colton

This is one of our fighters, Colton. He is 6 years old and was diagnosed on January 29th, 2018 with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Colton loves arts and crafts, Legos, superheroes, Pokémon, animals, and books. We made sure to include some of those interests in the care package we delivered to him last month in the hospital! [...]

1 03, 2018

Our Fighter Jayden

By |March 1st, 2018|Blog, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on Our Fighter Jayden

This is one of our fighters, Jayden. She was born with only one kidney as well as kidney disease. 2 years ago, she received a kidney transplant that was successful. She is 5 years old and was diagnosed with PCNS-PTLD (Primary Central Nervous system- Post transplantation lymphoproliferative disorder) on January 19th, 2018. This is a rare [...]

21 01, 2018

A Family Story

By |January 21st, 2018|Blog, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on A Family Story

A family of five recently had one of their children diagnosed with cancer. That is one of the most heart breaking things a parent can hear. Although this family should be focused on helping their child heal, they are instead riddled with financial problems. The rented home that they currently live in is not suitable [...]

2 01, 2018

Our Fighter Anthony

By |January 2nd, 2018|Blog, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on Our Fighter Anthony

This is one of our fighters, Anthony. He was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis 6 days after being born. It has been a long journey, but he will be 3 this month. The Tuesday before Thanksgiving, he had a procedure to have a feeding tube placed. They live in Roanoke, VA which is a long [...]

23 12, 2017

Our Fighter Angel

By |December 23rd, 2017|Blog, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on Our Fighter Angel

This is one of our fighters, Angel. He is 7 years old and was diagnosed with High Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in late September of 2017. This year, Angel hopes to receive some toy soldiers and police officers from Santa. He also loves anything from Pixar, especially Cars! His dream gift is a Nintendo Switch [...]

11 12, 2017

Holiday Cheer Program Sponsorships

By |December 11th, 2017|Blog, Fundraisers, The Ishan Gala Foundation, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Holiday Cheer Program Sponsorships

As our Holiday Cheer party comes quickly upon us, we'd like to take a minute to thank our community. Most importantly, we could not give back to our fighting families without the support of each business and person who sponsors. The holidays are a special time and spreading holiday cheer is what our program is [...]

6 12, 2017

Kendra Gives Back Party

By |December 6th, 2017|Blog, Events, Fundraisers, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on Kendra Gives Back Party

Get your shopping shoes on! Kendra Scott at the Shops at Stonefield is hosting an event Saturday, December 9th from 5pm to 8pm for us all to enjoy! There will be drinks, food, and of course, shopping! They are donating 20% of the proceeds to us here at the Ishan Gala Foundation and we could [...]

29 11, 2017

Holiday Cheer Program

By |November 29th, 2017|Blog, Events, Fundraisers, The Ishan Gala Foundation|Comments Off on Holiday Cheer Program

It’s that time of year again! With Thanksgiving over with, that means Christmas is just around the corner. We are as busy as the elves at the north pole filling wish lists for 30 children who have been effected by childhood cancer. These kids include the siblings of our fighters because after all, they are [...]