Dragonfly Stories

News, Updates, & Tales of Courage
Beta Club Hosts Coin Drive!

From Anne Petersen, a Dragonfly Volunteer:

Anne wrote: "I'M SO STINKIN PROUD OF THESE KIDS!!! Anne Petersen is a Dragonfly Volunteer and one of the leaders ...
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Facebook Post From A Dragonfly

“I new (sic) that she was in awesome hands with The Dragonfly Foundation”

Exerpt from a FB post from a Dragonfly Sister: "I love The Dragonfly Foundation because they gave my family hope ...
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Post Traumatic Stress

It's never over. Once you or a loved one receives the diagnosis of "cancer," your world shifts and is never ...
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Notes, Thanks, & Stories from our Patients/Families

Summary: A thank you note to CBTS/Dragonfly/Reds for the day at the Great American Ball Park (The author of the ...
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Holiday Fundraiser

Love it when Dragonfly families help Dragonfly!

One of our dragonfly families created these as a family project and they are currently at Uptown Salon in Oxford ...
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From a Dragonfly Mom…

From a Dragonfly mom: "(Dragonfly).....you know you've done a good job ...  when they say that they are glad they ...
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Gift Box

So many stories that warm our hearts!

From the uncle of a Dragonfly: "When I saw a dragonfly in the past, it was just a pesky insect ...
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I Am Still Me Shirts

A thank you…

Reprinted with permission: ...
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Dragonfly Sticker

“I have received so much from Dragonfly…”

From a Dragonfly Mom: "Your blue gift bag is the reason I got to eat some days. Like a godsend, ...
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Morning routine

PTSD: “Haunted by a child’s illness”

From a 10/14/13 NY Times article and blog post written by Perri Klaas, MD Source: http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/14/haunted-by-a-childs-illness/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0 "A child’s serious illness ...
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Born with cancer

Did you know a child can be born with cancer?

Having a child should be one of the most joyous times of your life. For the family in this picture, ...
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“I am so thankful to be part of the Dragonfly FAMILY”

"I just wanted to take a minute to say thank you for all you have done for L and our ...
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“While N is not dying….not my child…not today, cancer has given us a jolt in a big way!”

"Nothing like cancer to help put life in perspective. I am so grateful that N is stable and healthy most ...
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Bracelets

We are 3 years old!!!

We currently have more than 5,511 FB Likes and a total reach in excess of 34,000… but of all the ...
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Community Foundation & Jeanie Marie Fund Donation

Community Foundation Donates To Dragonfly

This donation pays for 3.5 New Diagnosis/Extended Stay Care Packages!!! So grateful to the Community Foundation of Northern Central Wisconsin ...
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From a teen dragonfly…

How great is this? "I wanted to let you all know that a very close friend of mine has started ...
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Purple Dragonfly

“I am content with the red light”

From a Dragonfly Mom: "There comes a point in life when you sit back and realize that none of the ...
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What it is like to be a Dragonfly Mom

"I’ve probably slept a couple of hours tonight. My whole body is anxious. My stomach is in knots awaiting her ...
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Our Suite at US Bank Arena

Our Dragonfly Suite at US Bank Arena

From a Dragonfly Mom: Dragonfly has a suite (capacity: 18 Dragonflies) at US Bank Arena for every event through 2019 ...
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