The first annual 100 Mile Ruck March Challenge took place in July and raised over $73,000 for Why Me. This is a military inspired event, … [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.
June 6, 2022 at the Haven Country Club. Day to include full round of golf, breakfast, lunch on course, silent auction and more! Presented by: Golf $350 per person or $1,400 per foursome. Sponsorship opportunities available which include golfer options. Contact Rebecca at email@example.com with questions. Sign Up/Make […]Read More
Join us for a night at the ballpark cheering on the Bravehearts as they take on the Sea Unicorns. Friday June 10th, BBQ (rain or shine) at 5:30pm. Face painting by Face It Entertainment will be available during the BBQ. First pitch at 6:30pm. Fireworks will follow the game. RSVP […]Read More
The 2nd annual Ruck March Challenge – July 21st-24th 2022. Support an athlete taking on the challenge, here! A 4-day Charity Challenge to raise money for Why Me & Sherry’s House. The 100 Mile Ruck March Challenge is a military inspired event, where 30 Athletes will Ruck (hike) 25 miles […]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.