The April 11th Knicks game had a special guest during halftime — none other than retired New York Giants quarterback and #TeamTKC Captain Eli Manning! Eli appeared on both the pre-game show and halftime report to speak with anchor Bill Pidto about Tackle Kids Cancer’s newest fundraising campaign Team TKC: Powered by Eli’s Challenge. The […]
When two-year-old Tackle Kids Cancer (TKC) MVP (most valiant patient) Penelope came to Hackensack Meridian Children’s Health Children’s Cancer Institute last summer, team members were blown away by her energetic spirit and bright smile. She loved to sing and was happy to show off her dance moves to anyone who was willing to watch. Sadly, […]
After Megan “Mighty Meg” finished her cancer treatment at the Children’s Cancer Institute last month, she received a special congratulations from an old friend: 2020 FedEx Cup Champion, Dustin Johnson. Megan met Johnson last year at THE NORTHERN TRUST, when she was in the midst of treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). She served as […]
The Children’s Cancer Institute at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital has officially launched a new study for children with aggressive brain tumors. The 2-hydroxoleic acid study will advance much-needed research in the area of pediatric brain cancer. In conjunction with the pharmaceutical company Laminar Pharma, and with the support of the Matthew Larson Foundation […]
Eli Manning was the recipient of the Bart Starr Award on Saturday, February 1. The award is presented to an NFL player who demonstrates “outstanding character and leadership in the home, on the field and in the community.”
Home renovation television host George Oliphant of NBC’s George to the Rescue joined forces with Tackle Kids Cancer and the New York Giants to help seven-year-old Jude, a patient at Hackensack Meridian Health’s Children’s Cancer Institute, and his family.
Hackensack Meridian Health co-CEO Bob Garrett joins the WFAN radio station to talk all about Tackle Kids Cancer.