Aug 6

Rockin’ Out at Faust Park!

On Tuesday, July 9, two of our KRC rock stars, Savannah and Miranda, gave rockin’ performances; showcasing their talents during the Summer Concert Series at Faust Park in Chesterfield, Mo. Despite the heat and a short spat of rain, the show went on! Both participants stood with their music...

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Aug 6

Sibling Support at Camp Rainbow SIBS Camp

Kids at Camp Rainbow SIBS Camp are empowered to deal with all of life’s challenges, while at the same time having fun and “just being kids.” Siblings of children diagnosed with cancer also experience a strong emotional and social impact. Siblings can often feel overlooked—as parents, caregivers and other...

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Aug 6

KRC Goes to Camp Quality!

This is Kids Rock Cancer’s second year at Camp Quality in central Missouri. As they say, “Camp Quality is not in the business of finding a cure for cancer, but we are in the business of ensuring that every child who has been diagnosed with cancer can not only...

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Jul 1

“Sickle Cell is What We Tell” – Camp Crescent 2019

In June, Kids Rock Cancer kicked off its 2019 summer camp series with the first group songwriting experience at Camp Crescent—St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s camp for 8- to 14-year-old kids living with sickle cell disease. This year, the camp took place at YMCA Trout Lodge in Petosi, Missouri. Throughout...

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Jul 1

Meet Chazsady! KRC Rock Star of the Month

When Chazsady first heard about KRC, she didn’t even wait for her music therapist, Tracie, to finish introducing the program…she immediately jumped up and said, “Anything with music and songwriting, I’m in!” From that moment on, Tracie knew this would be the perfect kind of opportunity for Chazsady. With...

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Throws out first pitch at Busch
Jul 1

Another Homerun with Kids Day Out

Another successful run around the bases! On Thursday, June 6, Kids Day Out at Busch Stadium gave one of KRC’s talented participants, 18-year-old Brady Barnes, the opportunity to throw out the first pitch! Brady had never been down on the field before, but with his family by his side,...

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Jul 1

Dining Out for a Cause

On Thursday, May 30, Maryville partnered with J. Gilbert’s Wood-Fired Steaks & Seafood restaurant for “Maryville Dines Out” – a collaborative event to help support both Kids Rock Cancer and the Walker Scottish Rite Clinic (for kids with speech and language disorders). With great food and live music, it...

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May 24

Peaceful Warrior

Day in and day out, our Kids Rock Cancer music therapists are seeing children, teens and young adults faced with the challenges of cancer and blood disorders. People often ask them, “How do you handle that? Isn’t it that so sad? How do you not cry all the time...

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