CCN’s February 16th Run to Fight Cancer Hero is Emma

Originally Posted February 19, 2018

CCN’s February 16th Run to Fight Cancer Hero is Emma!

Eleven-year-old Emma  was the Honorary Race Starter for Run to Fight Children’s Cancer on March 12, 2016. Emma with diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia when she was nine-years-old. Emma is now 13 years old and she finished her treatment for cancer in February 2017! She has be a part of Children’s Cancer Network since the beginning of her cancer journey, attending many events such as It’s All About You for Girls, IAAY Just for Families, Family Fort Build, and many others.  She loves to draw, play piano, and she is looking forward to restarting dance classes in the fall!  To learn more information about Children’s Cancer Network visit our website at and to get more information about the Run to Fight Children’s Cancer go to