We Stand Strong

About Us

The corporation is formed for the purpose of assisting young people affected by cancer. The corporation will provide financial assistance towards educational pursuits or participation in recreational activities where the young person's illness creates a barrier to leading a full, meaningful life.

Sean's Story


Written by Sean in 2008
The story of my three cancers and how I got through them.

Most of you already know my story but the reason I am giving or sending this, is spelled out in the last 2 paragraphs. It all started on a nice summer day at Otsiningo Park. My mother had taken us, my brothers and me that is, to go rollerblading around the park. My older brother Mat (11 at the time) and my younger brother Stephen (6 at the time) were speeding off ahead of me while I kind of hung back, but it wasn’t hanging back for any...

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Standing Strong

Lindy, 26

Lindy of Binghamton, New York. Lindy, she was a graduate from Chenango Valley High School, where Sean was a student as well. While attending college and working her summers at the Handicapped Childrens Association (HCA) serving children with or without disabilities; she discovered her love for teaching. After Lindy’s first year of teaching 4th grade …in Maryland she was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Lindy

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Daren, 22

Daren, of Nineveh, New York. Daren, a 22 year was attending SUNY Oneonta as a physics major and since has graduated in 2015. He was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma during his college years.  He received treatments and he is currently in remission.  Daren used his car to commute back and forth to college every day. His car was due for an inspection and Daren

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Sam, 24

Sam, from Chenango Bridge, New York. Sam a 24 year old graduated from SUNY Oswego in the spring of 2014 with a degree in Business Administration.  Later that summer in August, he was diagnosed with stage 2 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.  He received two rounds of chemotherapy followed by 2 weeks of radiation, and he is currently in remission. Sean’s foundation provided money for Sam’s student

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Andrew, from Newark Valley, NY was dealing with other medical issues when he was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer. Since he was diagnosed he has been unable to participate in Special Olympics and misses it very much. The foundation provided Andrew with an IPad so he could keep in touch with his Special Olympics friends and help pass the time during his 5

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