She’s Home

After a month long stay at Lewis Gale Hospital, Kendall finally made it home Friday evening. She continues to rebound from the pneumonia and is currently being treated weekly. We are so grateful for the nurses of 6th West for helping us during this past month. We are extremely thankful for your excellent care of Kendall […]

Long overdue update

Team Kendall, so sorry for waiting to post, its been a busy fall. Kendall finished her first semester of college and continues to receive treatment here in Roanoke.  She started another new therapy this month and so far has been tolerating this drug without any issues. This past week Kendall began experiencing chest pain and […]

Summer update

We hope all of Team Kendall are having a great summer. Kendall just started a week of radiation (cyberknife), and following this procedure will begin another course of targeted therapy. She has been enjoying the summer and continues to stay strong through all of the challenges. Thank you all for the continued support and a […]

Congratulations – Class of 2014!

Class of 2014

This week Kendall will walk with her friends and receive her diploma for the class of 2014. We would like to thank all of her teachers and administration from Cave Spring High School who helped make this possible over the last three and a half years. Special thanks to Kendall’s guidance counselor Mrs. Penny Williams. […]

Ready to come home


Kendall spent 9 days at NIH and was treated with an experimental drug. We would like to thank our nurse Lisa for her outstanding care. Kendall had experienced some joint/bone pain but was able to receive all of her scheduled doses. She returned home on Saturday evening and the following day she began having some […]

Headed to NIH

Kendall & Connor

Kendall is doing good and just participated in the Roanoke Valley Schools Relay for Life event this past weekend. We have decided to enter her in a trial at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. She will begin treatment later this week and will return home after one week of treatment. She will […]

Happy Birthday Kenny!

Kenny & Kaylee

We hope you have the greatest day ever celebrating your 18th birthday! You have and continue to enrich our lives and everyone else lucky enough to meet you. You continue to amaze us with your strength, courage and grace for life. Keep Believing, Keep Fighting and more importantly Keep Winning! We are so proud of […]

Thanks Coach

Kenny's little Girl

Sorry its been a while since we have posted but Kendall was doing well; skiing and enjoying the holidays. Last week she experienced some abdomen pain and the scans revealed a growth and she is now scheduled for radiation this coming week. It’s frustrating but with our team of physicians we have a plan in […]

Happy Thanksgiving

CS Cheer

It’s been a great couple of months allowing Kendall to be a teenager and enjoy her Senior year; cheering, homecoming court and Beta club inductee. Although we had planned to start therapy again, we had hoped we could wait till the first of the year. However, we have decided to start Kendall on a similar […]

Back on the Sidelines

Knghts Cheerleading

Kendall started school last Tuesday and was able to rejoin her cheerleading team after missing the last two years because of treatment. She last cheered during her freshman year at Cave Spring High. As you will see in this video, Kendall is doing great and excited to be back with her friends for school. Back in […]