WCPO Interview About Ride for Dragonfly

On June 14, 2018 WCPO Anchor Ryan Houston interviewed Dragonfly Co-Founder, Ria Davidson, about the Ride for Dragonfly the organization is holding on Saturday. The event benefits Dragonfly, but is being held in honor of SuperBubz and his family. SCHEDULE/NOTES: This is a DRY RIDE until kickstands are down at Quaker Steak & Lube  There’s still time to create/share a …

Ali #SpreadSmilesForDragonfly

Ali, An Emoji Costume & A Half-Marathon

#SpreadSmilesForDragonfly Between February and May 2018, a young Dragonfly volunteer, named Ali Hausfeld, will be racing a 5K, 10K, and a half-marathon…in an emoji costume! In May, at the 2018 Cincinnati Flying Pig Half-Marathon, she will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for “Fastest Half-Marathon Dressed as an Emoji.” We hope you will run, walk, or volunteer and help …

Painting With a Twist giving with a passion

Excerpt of an Article in the Journal News: http://www.journal-news.com/news/local/painting-with-twist-giving-with-passion/LyOkd1fYUZQe0rQVENPvsN/ Ginny McCabe, Contributing Writer Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 West Chester resident Cheree’ Gallant, owner of two local Painting With a Twist locations, in Mason and Cincinnati (west), loves giving back to the community through their monthly Painting With a Purpose fundraising classes. Since Cheree’ and her husband, Steve, opened the Mason …

Our Holiday “Dragonfly Store” Project

Late this summer, Trade Global and Claire’s provided 20 pallets of fashion accessories, toys and gifts for Dragonfly to give to our families. While we accepted delivery of the items late this summer, logistically, we were unable to get get them immediately into the hands of our patients and families. Things finally fell into place in November (almost like they …

Nonprofit Groups Collaborate

Source: http://www.soapboxmedia.com/features/032117-local-health-care-empowerment-families.aspx March 22, 2017 By Claire Rogers Local providers and nonprofit groups team up to support families facing serious medical challenges Kelly and Chris Lambert had been waiting eagerly for Kelly’s 20-week ultrasound. They were excited to learn the sex of their baby, but what they didn’t anticipate was that the scan would reveal information of a far more …

Dragonfly Receives Additional $100K Donation From Matson Family Foundation

CINCINNATI, OH – March 14, 2017 – On Thursday, March 2, The Dragonfly Foundation received a major boost with a generous $100,000 donation from The Matson Family Foundation. The donation was made during the 2017 Matson Money Operation Reset Conference held in Scottsdale, AZ. This is the 4th major donation made by the Matson Family Foundation. Dragonfly, a 501c3 nonprofit …

“Young Lakota wrestlers help pin cancer”

Source: http://www.journal-news.com/news/young-lakota-wrestlers-help-pin-cancer/Raj7ZZ8kebFXVCRhyH3fIN/ Story by: Michael Clark 9:39 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 LIBERTY TWP. Cancer came closer to being pinned for a loss Tuesday as dozens of young wrestlers at Lakota East High School celebrated their $3,700 donation to the area Dragonfly Foundation. Jay Zurlinden, Lakota East youth wrestling coach and father of 10-year-old cancer survivor and wrestler Jayden, led …