Lilly and Corinne Monroe Elementary

The Book With No Pictures

A lot of kids in the community want to volunteer with our Dragonflies. Unfortunately, illnesses spread very easily between kids so it is hard to have kids be with our Dragonflies. However, that didn’t stop Lilly and Corinne from helping put a smile on our Dragonflies faces! With the help of their schoolteacher, Ms. Smith, […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

On Tuesday, November 21st Dragonfly held a Thanksgiving Feast for over 80 Dragonflies!! The night was filled with delicious food, arts & crafts, and games! We even got to celebrate and sing happy birthday to one of our Dragonfly’s for his 4th birthday!!! We cannot thank Dale from Moe’s Outdoor Equipment and Supplies for donating […]


#GivingTuesday is Almost Here!

On November 28th, The Dragonfly Foundation will be taking part in a global day of giving, known as #GivingTuesday. Will you please help us reach our goal of raising $10,000 by November 28th?! About 30 patients a month are newly diagnosed with cancer at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. While everyone wants a cure for every cancer, […]


Home Runs for Healthy Kids!

On Wednesday September 20th, UnitedHealthcare presented a check to The Dragonfly Foundation for $10,000 at the Cincinnati Reds game!!!! Every time a Reds player hit a home run, United Healthcare made a donation equaling $10,000 to support Home Runs for Healthy Kids!! We are so incredibly grateful and honored to have been chosen for this amazing donation. Thank you, UnitedHealthcare for […]

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Reds Day 9.13.17

On Wednesday, September 13th Dragonfly families had a unique opportunity thanks to our friends at CBTS and the Cincinnati Reds. They got to see what it’s like to be a Reds player, from receiving their own jersey to hanging out in the Reds dugout. Upon their arrival to the stadium the families went to the […]


Thank you, Dragonfly Quotes!

“Thank you Dragonfly Foundation- it is so wonderful what you do for patients and their families like ours!” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “Thank God for the Dragonfly family who will always listen to anything we all have to share until we get through it. “ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “Still can’t thank the dragonfly foundation enough through the years for everything […]

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Quotes of the Week

“When a social worker suggested Dragonfly and told me that they did lots of fun activities, I thought I would never have another day of fun in my life and neither would my child. However, I joined for my child’s sake, thinking she needed support outside the family. Dragonfly has done so much for our […]

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“10 Things I’d Tell Parents Who Just Found Out Their Child Has Cancer”

Reposted from a blog by Matt Kabel: Last week was a big moment for our family. Our 2-year-old daughter, Sally, received her last dose of scheduled chemo to treat a rare and aggressive form of infant leukemia. For two years, our little girl braved seizures, broken bones, extreme nausea and diarrhea, long in-patient stays […]