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.
Our Why Me All Stars will be lacing up their skates at Warrior Arena on Sunday April 24, 2022, taking on the Boston Bruins Alumni. The game will be taped and will air soon after on the Bruins Alumni website. Sign on to sponsor a player and have your […]Read More
SAVE THE DATE for our 31st annual “You Gotta Have Heart” Dinner, Dance & Auction on Saturday April 23, 2022 at the AC Hotel in Worcester. Evening to include dinner, dance, silent and live auction. Tickets coming soon. Sponsorship opportunities available now – inquire with Rebecca firstname.lastname@example.org […]Read More
Save the Date for the 30th annual Why Me Golf Classic at the Haven Country Club in Boylston on June 6, 2022. Contact Rebecca at email@example.com to be added to the mailing list.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.