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 …

Video: WXIX FOX19 Talks About Dragonfly During Findlay Market Opening Day Parade

Thanks to our supporters and Findlay Market, The Dragonfly Foundation and its patients/families were again able to participate in the Findlay Market Opening Day Parade with its Dragonfly Fire Truck (thanks Stonelick Township Fire Department) and Dragonfly Train (Thanks, Todd Stine). During coverage of the event, FOX19 talked about the organization, Marty Brennaman’s involvement, and our mission: helping pediatric cancer …

Video: “It Felt Like a Great Big Hug” (Reef’s Story)

(Please subscribe to our YouTube channel!) This video shares the story of Reef and his family… and Dragonfly. It was originally shown during Dragonfly’s 2018 Grand Gala and Night of Courage events. The Carneson’s were kind enough to speak at both events. Originally from South Africa, the Carneson’s have been through so much trying to save their young son as …

VIDEO: Marty Brennaman Honored With Forty Four Award

On February 10, 2018, The Dragonfly Foundation presented Marty Brennaman with the organization’s Forty Four Award during the organization’s 7th Annual Grand Gala at the Renaissance Hotel. Marty Brennaman, Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame Broadcasting Legend, was introduced by Reds VP, Karen Forgus, who recounted the night in 2012 when Marty shaved his head at Great American Ball Park. That …

Lakota West supporting Dragonfly

Lakota West: #GoGold

On Friday, 2/2 at Lakota West High School‘s basketball game, students, faculty and friends will be wearing gold for Dragonfly! At the game, some of our Dragonflies will be there to give a testimonial. One Dragonfly wrote this to give as a short speech: “Hello, My name is Allison. When I was 6 years old, I was diagnosed with Ewing’s …

Monroe Elementary supports Dragonfly

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, Lilly and Corine recorded themselves …

Video: “Dear Dragonfly” Letter From Lauren Young

Recently, a Dragonfly mom named Lauren Young wrote a thank you letter to The Dragonfly Foundation… It touched our hearts so much that we asked if she would be willing film a testimonial video for us.  Lauren, working closely with our friends at ChiliDog Pictures (and with the help of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center), went the extra mile and recreated her/her family’s experience as Dragonflies.  …