Greetings, I am sure we are all looking forward to the beginning of summer, time outside and a return to familiar gatherings. It has been … [Read More...]
Why Me is a grass roots non-profit organization dedicated to providing love and support services to families with childhood cancer. Created and run in part by parents that lived this experience first-hand, the dedicated staff and volunteers understand what families with a pediatric cancer patient need and are passionate about services provided. Our support begins the moment your child is diagnosed and is available throughout every step of your child’s treatment and beyond. Based in Worcester, Massachusetts, Why Me is the vision of thirteen year old Sherry Shepherd, and the promise by those who loved her to keep her dream alive.
Join the Hudson Eagles for the 11th annual Ride for Sherry’s House, a scenic motorcycle ride spanning 60+ miles. $20 per rider, registration starts at 9am with kick stands up at 11am. BBQ lunch and raffle following the ride. Not a rider but want to join in the bbq and […]Read More
Join us on Friday September 24th for the WooSox game, as we turn Polar park gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. You can purchase tickets here for General Admission (you’ll be taken to a separate site to purchase through the WooSox). $5 from every ticket bought through the link will […]Read More
SAVE THE DATE: The 29th annual Why Me Golf Classic will take place on Tuesday October 5, 2021 at the Haven Country Club in Boylston. Day to include full round of golf, lunch on the course and more! Registration coming soon. Sponsorship opportunities available, contact Rebecca for more information […]Read More
Why Me offers financial and emotional support services based on the unique needs of each specific family so each member can understand and manage the changes that pediatric cancer will inevitably bring throughout the course of treatment.
Since Why Me provides its families with a number of services, there are a variety of ways someone can get involved with our organization. From baking cookies to volunteering to fundraising, lending a hand to our community is simple and catered to what you are comfortable doing. We make it simple.