Past Events

Medina Goes Gold for Childhood Cancer

September 15, 2017

For the second year in row, in recognition of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the City of Medina went Gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness by decorating the perimeter of the Medina Square gold from September 15 – 17, 2017. Co-sponsored by the Keira Kilbane Foundation and Camp Quality Ohio, this awareness campaign was introduced by Mayor Dennis Hanwell at…

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2017 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

July 23, 2017

Thank you to everyone that came out to support the Keira Kilbane Foundation for our Third Annual 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run. We surpassed our participation and money raised from the first two years of the race. We had 165 people register and raised over $4,000 to be used towards our mission of funding…

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Pantry for Rainbow 2

July 16, 2017

The Keira Kilbane Foundation delivered a pantry and food items to stock the pantry to the pediatric oncology unit at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s. Childlife reached out to us and suggested that a pantry stocked with non perishable items would be a nice addition to make things easier on patients and families. We purchased the…

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2nd Annual Father’s Day Outing with the Cleveland Indians

June 10, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Second Father’s Day Outing with the Cleveland Indians took place on Saturday, June 10th. The Keira Kilbane Foundation partnered with the Cleveland Indians to host five fathers of children currently undergoing childhood cancer treatment as well as a guest of their choosing. We also brought a special guest,…

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Medina Half Marathon Water Station

May 27, 2017

The Keira Kilbane Foundation staffed the water station at mile marker 7.5 of the Medina Half Marathon on Saturday, May 27th. We had a great time! Thank you to our 10 wonderful volunteers for getting up early in the morning to help and to St. Francis Xavier Parish for providing us with 5 volunteers for…

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Surprise Pizza Delivery

May 24, 2017

The Keira Kilbane Foundation brought a surprise dinner to the Pediatric Cancer inpatient unit at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s. We had 15 pizzas from Valentino’s in Little Italy delivered to the unit on May 24, 2017.

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Cleveland Marathon Team & Fundraiser

May 21, 2017

The Keira Kilbane Foundation was a Cleveland Marathon Friend Charity. The purpose of our participation was to spread awareness about our foundation and childhood cancer through promotions of the Cleveland Marathon and having a booth at Charity Village at the finish line. We had three supporters (Jill, Domenic, and Wesley) join our team and run…

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Easter Delivery for Rainbow 2

April 14, 2017

Jeremy Cares Inc. and the Keira Kilbane Foundation partnered to provide a special delivery to the pediatric cancer unit at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s on Friday, April 14th. We jointly provided 25 Easter baskets and a personalized present for each child. We also stuffed Easter eggs with a variety of prizes and candy so…

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3rd Annual Cut-a-thon

March 3, 2017

Thank you to Salon Evangelene for holding the Third Annual Cut-a-Thon with all proceeds benefiting the Keira Kilbane Foundation. Once again it was a great event. Also thank you to everyone that attended the event and made it so successful. This year we had a number of young children participate – including 4 first time…

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12 Days of Keira Christmas

December 30, 2016

The Keira Kilbane Foundation was pleased to be able to do a special delivery to UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Pediatric Cancer inpatient unit. We partnered with the Cameratta Family to provide dinner packaged for each room. We also provided cookies and pop, lemonade, and bottled water. We also donated $1,850 in gift cards to…

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