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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 [...]

1 12, 2017

Sours for the Season

By |December 1st, 2017|Blog, Events, Fundraisers|Comments Off on Sours for the Season

Hey Charlottesville, have you heard the news? Three Notch'd Brewing Company is hosting Sours for the Season every Tuesday in December! I know it sounds too good to be true, but yes, you actually can drink for charity! They will be donating $1 from each full pour beer to us for our Holiday Cheer program. [...]

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 [...]

5 09, 2017

Ray Ray’s Journey: In her Grandmothers words

By |September 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Ray Ray’s Journey: In her Grandmothers words

In honor of children's cancer awareness month, we will be sharing the cancer journey's of our little heroes. Please share their stories to help us raise awareness! "Sharing the "shorten" version of our journey.. Raygan (RayRay) was 21 months old when she diagnosed with high risk NEUROBLASTOMA stage IV, poor histology, N-MYCN NON AMPLIFIED.. On [...]

2 05, 2017

Seeking motivated passionate Interns

By |May 2nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Seeking motivated passionate Interns

The Ishan Gala Foundation is looking to fill 2 internship position by the end of May. To apply please email a cover letter and resume to ashley@ishangala.org. Communications Intern The Communications Intern will work with staff and volunteers on digital and media activities and actions. The Communications Intern will help develop local communication initiatives, website [...]

4 02, 2016

Ishan’s Story

By |February 4th, 2016|Blog, From Ishan's Dad|Comments Off on Ishan’s Story

Ishan's journey, Remembered by Dad Our son was born on August 28th 2006. Our lives would never be the same and life was perfect! This little bundle of joy brought so much happiness to my wife and I that we were so content in being a family. I even took a back seat in my [...]

9 11, 2015

Treatment and Prevention: CBL0137 to begin Trials soon

By |November 9th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Treatment and Prevention: CBL0137 to begin Trials soon

A new cancer treatment drug, CBL0137 (referred to as CBL) is currently being tested in adults and brings new hope to children with neuroblastoma. Researcher’s believe the drug will not only improve chances of survival, but may be able to prevent neuroblastoma if administered at birth. Best of all the new treatment does not damage [...]

21 10, 2015

Your Donations at Work

By |October 21st, 2015|About Neuroblastoma, Blog|Comments Off on Your Donations at Work

Updates from the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Program at UVA Children’s Hospital: About 50 to 60 patients are diagnosed with cancer at UVA each year, with 3 to 5 of the cases being Neuroblastoma. Fifteen children are seen in the clinic per day. A new Bone Marrow Transplant Program will launch this year. By the end of [...]