Dragonfly Stories

News, Updates, & Tales of Courage
Baby who received gifts from Dragonfly

Some stories from March 2014

From Ria/Christine: Besides our normal projects, in the last two weeks, we have helped a family with no insurance get ...
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Chemotherapy

“14 things that I learned after my son became sick”

 Source: http://thriftyhomeschoolmom.blogspot.com/2014/03/14-things-that-i-learned-after-my-son.html Tuesday, March 4, 2014 **This blog post was written by a Dragonfly mom. <3 At 26 years old, ...
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Our Gala Was A Huge Success!

We are so grateful to the many people that helped make our 3rd Annual Hearts for Dragonflies Gala such a ...
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Thank you

FROM A DRAGONFLY MOM: "Thank you, TDF and TDF volunteers for making Parents' Night Out so much fun! The girls ...
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Bracelets

It’s All About Who You Know

Sure, we have programs like our CARE packages, gifting, events, etc., but one of the other things we do (that ...
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Even on Vacation…

We maintain a private Facebook page for our patients, siblings/offspring, parents/caregivers/spouses. While on vacation, one of our Dragonfly moms posted ...
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I Am Still Me Shirts

What it’s like to lose your hair… again.

From a Dragonfly Mom: "E has had a hard week with her chemo. This morning she woke up more nauseated ...
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Stories from February 2014

From a Dragonfly Patient: "I received a special birthday surprise while here at children's for chemo from dragonfly! (I couldn't ...
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CincyShirts.com

CincyShirts.com sells I ‘heart’ Dragonfly tshirts!

It's true! Check them out here. Show your support for the Dragonfly Foundation with this T shirt. 20% of the ...
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Dragonfly Photo

The Symbolism, Biology and Lore of Dragonflies

One of our supporters researched Dragonflies February 4, 2014 at 7:54am As many of you know I've always loved Dragonflies...Well ...
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The Symbolism, Biology and Lore of Dragonflies

One of our supporters, Jenni Eilers, researched Dragonflies and this is what she wrote: As many of you know I've ...
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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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