MAPLEWOOD, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 8, 2019–Grace, a current Valerie Fund Patient is truly an amazing young girl. As the country looked on during the State of the Union, she represented the more than 40,000 children in the United States treated for cancer yearly.
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“Amazing Grace,” a Valerie Fund patient represents children in the US battling cancer at the State of the Union (Photo: Business Wire)
In May 2018, nine year-old Grace received a devastating diagnosis, she had a Germ Cell Brain Tumor. Grace’s treatment brought her to The Valerie Fund Children’s Center at Newark Beth Israel. After rounds of chemotherapy and radiation, she is recovering well. Grace and her family are committed to giving back to help other children treated at The Valerie Fund.
Last June, they spearheaded a fundraising effort during The Valerie Fund’s annual 5K Run and Walk by raising $35,000. Grace’s grandfather, Dan Reichard, wanted to collaborate further and offered a 7,000+ square foot Colonial home in Plainfield, NJ, which has been christened “ Grace’s House, “ as…
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