Starlight Brightens Long Hospital Stay for 3-year-old Genesis

Genesis is a creative three-year-old with a lot of personality. She is battling leukemia and undergoing chemotherapy at Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center. When we met her, she had been in the hospital for two months. Michaels Delivers Creativity and Imagination We first had the pleasure of meeting Genesis when our long-time partner, Michaels, delivered backpacks full of …

A Cancer Warrior: 13 Years Battling Brain Cancer and Princess Lexy Still Smiles Big

Alexa, who likes to go by the name Princess Lexy, is 14 years young with bright pink hair that matches her outgoing personality. She colored her hair pink so that when it began to fall out because of chemotherapy, it would “fall out pretty.” She is incredibly creative, funny and has the biggest smile – and she has been battling …

Starlight Moments Bring Joy and Comfort to One-Year-Old Battling Neuroblastoma

One-year-old Channing loves being the center of attention. She gives everyone hugs, has the biggest smile and loves to dance. From her boundless energy, you’d never suspect this incredible little girl is currently battling neuroblastoma. This type of cancer is rare and 90 percent of cases occur in children younger than five years old. In 2016, Channing began to shake …

We’re Partnering with The Mighty!

Starlight Children’s Foundation is pleased to announce a new partnership with The Mighty, a story-based health community focused on improving the lives of people facing disease, disorder, mental illness and disability. The Mighty publishes real stories by real people facing real challenges, and has more than 5 million unique readers per month. We’re excited to raise awareness for the work …