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Mark Cuban gave us $75,000!!!!!
As avid followers of the Mavericks, we know that occasionally Mr. Cuban receives NBA fines for disagreements with referees. When fined, he has a standing promise to match the monetary amount by gifting to a charity. Last Wednesday, during a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, one of these disagreements occurred [...]
Good morning sweet family and friends -
Yesterday we received official IRS 501 (c) (3) non-profit approval for our foundation, the “1 Million 4 Anna Foundation.” We’ve been quietly working on this since August and have our framework in place. Our inspiration – our beautiful daughter, Anna, of course.
Beginning TODAY — here’s our mission – – [...]
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On November 19th – I am planning to hike 28.3 miles with 15 awesome friends of mine! We are participating in the Cure Search Ultimate Hike in Huntsville, Texas. We are raising money for Cure Search – which funds and supports children’s cancer research conducted by the Children’s Oncology Group – the world’s [...]
Micaela Danielle White passed away earlier this morning, surrounded by her loving family. I know Anna was waiting with open arms for her beloved friend and has welcomed her into Heaven. Two precious, beautiful girls together now for eternity, waiting for their loved ones to join them one day.
Please pray for comfort and peace for [...]
Great news!! Micaela is out of ICU! Thank you for your prayers! Please keep praying for continued strength – and for blood counts to keep rising. Hopefully we can write about Micaela going home soon. (picture is Anna and Micaela in the 7th grade)
Love and blessings to you all.
Today’s update is about Micaela. The picture of Anna and Micaela is from the 5th grade.
Micaela has been in ICU for about 12 days dealing with kidney and liver complications. Sharon (Micaela’s Mom) reported yesterday that the doctors were optimistic that Micaela will be off of kidney dialysis soon and reported that her liver is [...]
Hello again – a couple things I forgot yesterday – – -
Children’s Medical Center’s annual Red Balloon Event will take place this year on Saturday, October 22nd. Andrew Pinkowitz, an SMU student and JPII Alum has formed team “Float On” in Anna’s honor. To sign up to walk with the team or to donate, please [...]
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I have a few very special examples of Anna’s growing legacy to share with you.
***In Anna’s honor, over $32,000 has been contributed to the fund to help with the medical expenses of Micaela White. Anna would feel so honored and blessed AND so happy to be helping her friend. Micaela’s Mom and I [...]
Hi, this is Carol. Today’s update is about Micaela White, Anna’s friend. So many of you have been asking about her and I visited with Sharon, Micaela’s Mom, at the hospital yesterday.
I’m not quite ready to write about how we’re doing, but I will tell you that we continue to be incredibly blessed in so [...]
MICAELA WHITE IS IN NEED OF A- BLOOD PLATELETS!
During the acceptance of the bone marrow – her blood type will switch from what she was O- to what the donor was (which we now know is A-). Evidently A- platelets are so rare that there are none in the Dallas area right now. They are [...]