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Marine Corps Marathon Fundraiser

The amazing Cynthia Quinones Velez has been training for the Marine Corps Marathon coming up on October 22, and she has dedicated her run to Daniel. Donate here to show your support for both her, and for Daniel.

Thanks to the Childhood Cancer Research Foundation for Publishing Theresa Beech’s Speech

Thanks to the Childhood Cancer Research Foundation for Publishing Theresa Beech’s Speech

I was invited to give a speech at a major childhood cancer research foundation. I wrote a speech which they deemed too scary, too raw and too pessimistic. In a karmic twist, another childhood cancer research foundation found out about it and asked to publish […]

In Memory of Cailin Capri Cannella

In Memory of Cailin Capri Cannella

On September 18, 2017 Cailin Capri Cannella died from osteosarcoma. She was 14 years old. Her family requested that in lieu of flowers or gifts, donations be made to Because of Daniel in Cailin’s name for osteosarcoma research. Cailin’s family and friends have generously donated […]

Official launch!

Official launch!

Exactly one year ago today, on August 28, 2016, Daniel Garcia-Beech died of osteosarcoma, a deadly pediatric cancer that occurs in the bones. Daniel was only thirteen years old. The prognosis for the disease is poor, and the antiquated treatment protocol is incredibly harsh. In […]

Local boy fighting cancer gets Christmas wish in April

Local boy fighting cancer gets Christmas wish in April

By Jay Korff                                               Wednesday, April 27th 2016 Daniel made a simple, sweet request recently that caught this mother’s attention. He was in […]

Answer to Cancer May Be the Family Dog

Answer to Cancer May Be the Family Dog

Researchers hope studying dogs with cancer may help in the treatment of children with similar cancers. […] “When my son Daniel was 11, he was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, and he died two years later from the disease after 15 operations, 20 rounds of high-dose chemo, […]