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Iolanthe's Kids

Category: girls

Meet Iolanthe’s Kids:

call them Iolanthe’s Kids. They are amazing. They are some of *the* most inspirational humans on the planet, and we are honored to be a small part of their journey.
These kids have been kind enough to share their stories and photos with us:

To date we have sent out goodyboxes to kids in 38/50 states and 5 countries (including Australia, Canada, Great Britain and Ireland). Now you can search all of our kids’ stories using the tools in the sidebar, top left).

Contact information follows below. xo, M

Iolanthe’s Kids: Katie

Meet Iolanthe’s newest kid: Katie! This awesome, alpaca-loving superhero was diagnosed with metastatic Ewing’s Sarcoma last summer. During surgery to remove 2 tumors on her spine, they discovered the cancer spread to her lungs, spine, pelvis and bone marrow. Since then, Katie has endured more surgery and very aggressive chemotherapy, and inspires everyone she meets to be strong and positive every second of the day.

We’re so thrilled to find out that Katie loved her goodybox and everything in it. You can take a sneak peek inside Katie’s goodybox by following this link.

Katie’s hat was made out of Hope and Sunny‚Äôs fibers, spun by Lee J. and knit by Alison.