Our CEO, Tash Brooks was honored to accept the 2023 @lakerscommunity YOU grant last Friday on center court. Thank you to our community for your support in making this win possible. We can’t wait to show you how much joy and hope this grant brings!
Written by: Jen Tomo, Program Manager at Walk With Sally A Day of Art and Yoga Walk With Sally partners with Resin Art Studio for a quarterly art healing program designed specifically for children impacted by cancer. The day starts with a yoga session led by a yoga instructor to connect the mind and […]
Walk With Sally Founder & CEO Steps Down Today, the Walk With Sally Board of Directors announced its Founder and CEO, Nicholas Arquette, will be stepping aside from day-to-day-operations after founding the nonprofit nearly 17 years ago. Nick will remain the active Founder of WWS, continuing to bring its programs and signature events such as […]
—————————————————————————————————————————- “Cancer brought us together, but we connected even more deeply through our gender identity.” – WWS Mentor For a moment, put yourself in the shoes of a kid with suicidal thoughts because they are scared of how their family will react. Has depression because they don’t “fit in.” Or are they feeling uncomfortable in their […]
———————————————————————————————————————- Thanks to you, 130 families are not alone on their cancer journey. On behalf of them, thank you for providing hope and mentorship to children experiencing trauma through a parent, guardian, or sibling’s cancer journey. We recently helped Connie’s family. Connie suffered a stroke due to complications of her cancer treatment. Her parents have been taking care […]
Thank you to each and every one of you for continuing to support Walk With Sally. In case you missed last week’s email, JP & Rachel’s friendship story can be found on the WWS Blog! Miriam, 76, knows about cancer all too well. Losing her father to lung cancer when she was a 12-year-old was hard enough, […]