Posts by Kristina Gaddy

Two More (Easy) Ways to be a Hero

If you’re reading our blog, you’re probably well-aware that There Goes My Hero’s main mission is to inform people about the bone marrow registry and to get as many people to join as we can.    As awesome as we think it is for people to get swabbed (and we do,) we’d like to shed a…

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"Me, Earl, and the Dying Girl-" A Lesson on Love and Friendship

Lately, it seems there have been a lot of films exploring what life might be like for a teenager living with cancer.  As young moviegoers still find themselves tearing up over The Fault in Our Stars, the Sundance Festival hit Me and Earl and the Dying Girl tells another heart wrenching-yet-heartwarming story of love, friendship, the importance of being there for others, and…

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‘Batkid’ movie coming out this June

Looking for something that will lift your spirits this summer?  On June 26th, Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World will premiere in theaters.   The documentary tells the true story of Miles Scott, a childhood cancer survivor from Tulelake, California who became a superhero for a day as thousands of volunteers helped transform San Francisco into Gotham City. At eighteen months old, Miles…

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Join for Joe!

  Next week, Loyola Blakefield will host their 7th annual Join for Joe bone marrow donor registry drive.  The drive was started for Loyola student Joe Gorman, who passed away from leukemia in 2011 at the age of 15 after battling for three years. There Goes My Hero is so proud to partner with the…

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Spring 2015 Newsletter

 Partnering to Save Lives On April 1st, There Goes My Hero partnered with the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults and Sharing America’s Marrow to add life-saving bone marrow donors to the National Bone Marrow Donor Registry at Towson University. S.A.M. has been travelling the country trying to accomplish the amazing goal of registering 50,000…

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5th Annual Taste for Life

There Goes My Hero P.O. Box 701 Bel Air, MD 21014 Phone: (410) 946- 1700 Home   5th Annual Taste for Life Feed a Hero, Be a Hero Fundraising Event   BALTIMORE, MD, January 21st, 2015– “Last year was the most successful year in There Goes My Hero’s six years, and we hope to grow…

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