On May 29, 2010 My daughter Julia Abreu was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). She is currently receiving treatment at Dana Farber Cancer Institute & Children’s Hospital in Boston. ALL has an excellent prognosis -- with cures rates over 90% -- thanks to the leaps and bounds pediatric cancer research has made in the past 25 years. I'm running the Marine Corps Marathon for Team Lemon to help raise funds to continue the research that is helping children like my daughter survive cancer. I
We'll be holding our own lemonade stands all summer/fall long. I hope you'll drop by and help us turn lemons into lemonade and funds into a cure for all childhood cancers!