With your support, RLF has been able to ensure families receive financial assistance in order to: receive the best treatment, which often times, requires travel away from home; help offset the potential loss of income due to reduced or terminated parental employment; out-of -pocket expenses including: lodging, gas, food, etc. In addition, we provide necessities and wishlists, compiled by multiple childhood cancer families, for families currently in treatment.
Please meet our #RoseFest Hero, Dalton Hanna. He is 17 years old from Kearney, MO. Dalton was your ordinary healthy, happy, smart and active boy. read more
Meet our 2019 RoseFest Hero, Will Walker, from Savannah, MO.
In August of 2014, Will had an MRI of his left elbow after an incidental injury. The MRI showed a mass and a biopsy was performed. On September 3rd, at just 9 years of age, Will was diagnosed with Biphasic Synovial Cell Sarcoma – cancer of the soft tissue. read more
Please meet our 2019 RoseFest Hero, Elli, from Kearney, MO.
Elli is now 14, living as a social butterfly and keeping up on her gymnastics moves!
Meet our #RoseFest Hero, Titus Brewer, from Holt, MO! Titus is an outgoing, fun loving and full of energy 5-year-old boy. He enjoys playing monster trucks and hockey with his older brother, Trace. read more
Meet our #RoseFest Hero, Marissa. She is 5 years old from Lee’s Summit, MO. Marissa has been a fighter her entire life. She was born at 25 weeks gestation, weighing only 1 1/2 lbs. At 18 months of age, she fought through open heart surgery. read more
Meet our #RoseFest Hero, Mackenzie! Mackenzie is a sweet, funny, and energetic three-year-old from Trenton, MO. She is an only child and loves Barbies and all things Frozen. read more