Entries by mhadmin

“One Team – One Dream”. Greeley Walkathon to Raise Funds for Pediatric Cancer

“One Team – One Dream”, The 3rd Annual Athlete Walkathon Location: Horace Greeley High School Competition Fie, 70 Roaring Brook Rd, Chappaqua, NY 10514 Time: 11am-1pm Link to Press Release High School students from Horace Greeley have partnered with The Gardner Marks Foundation and The Making Headway Foundation to host “One Team – One Dream”, […]


Press Release Making Headway Foundation Awards Research Grants Chappaqua, NY based foundation funds more than $300,000 in grants for pediatric brain and spinal cord tumor research. Chappaqua, NY – December 1, 2015:  The Board of Directors of Making Headway Foundation recently voted to award more than $300,000 in grants to researchers studying pediatric neuro-oncology. NYU […]

The Story of Jack

This story was submitted by one of our patient families. We think you will find it moving and inspiring. —Making Headway Foundation. Jack was born with a ticking time bomb in his brain. Some might focus on the negative, the hurt, the pain; but I survive by seeing the small miracles that have kept my […]

Failure to Thrive

Our daughter Marta Helena is a cancer survivor. Like her grandmother Barbara, she had been diagnosed with this heinous disease. At twenty-three months old Marta had to undergo aggressive chemotherapy and radiation therapy to shrink a malignant brain tumor that was inoperable. The treatment was successful and now, at twenty-one years old, she has lived a basically normal, healthy […]

Making Headway Special Events

One Life Club of Scarsdale High School SPIN A THON Sunday, May 17, 2015 Flywheel 828 Scarsdale Avenue Scarsdale, NY Arrive at 12:45 p.m. Entry Fee $30 To donate or register: https://mkghdwyf.ejoinme.org/?tabid=685613 Nicky and Thomas Docu Memorial Golf Outing Friday, June 5, 2015 Pelham Bay and Split Rock Golf Course Bronx, NY Family Fun Day […]