Kids by the lake/one wearing our shirt

Dragonflies love being Dragonflies

Note from a Dragonfly Mom: “Thought I’d share this. L finished treatment in March and had his port removed. He’s ready to enjoy a summer with a lot fewer restrictions. We started with some cousin fun. I love that he’s wearing his Dragonfly shirt (though it’s definitely getting a little small for him) and assuming a super hero pose!! We …

Dragonfly Foundation

A thank you note

“We were new to Cincinnati and the dragonfly foundation has welcomed us with open arms. I have met some of the nicest most wonderful families here. You guys have done sooooooooo many great things for us…a simple Thank you seems so embarrassingly small. You guys are AWESOME!!!!” — A Dragonfly Mom

The Dragonfly Foundation ("The Landing")

Improving/Saving

“Love your team and everything you do! 😘 Kids have been asking toy go play at (the) Landing every day this week! You’ve been such an important part of L’s journey toward healing 😍 Thank you for dedicating your life toward improving (I actually wanted to say saving) lives of others ❤”— A Dragonfly Mom

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 …

Holiday photo

Quotes From Dragonfly Families

“I cannot thank you enough for the opportunity for the Christmas shop today! We have been struggling so much and our furnace motor blew last night, so Christmas for our 4 kids was only going to be from family. However, thanks to (Dragonfly) and you, we were able to get some toys, games, hats and shirts for all of our …

”I would not have made it…”

Reprinted with permission: ”June 28th, 2010. That was the day my life was flipped upside down. Just before starting high school, I was diagnosed with cancer. At a pivotal moment of my childhood, life threw a sucker punch that landed me flat on the ground. I spent the next months in excruciating pain, going through each day became a battle, …

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 …

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.  …

Thank you, Dragonfly Quotes!

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