From 1997 to 2013, the Cancer Kids website helped children with cancer tell their stories to the world, and celebrated the memories of children who lost their battle to cancer. This project has always been a labor of love, created and maintained by just a couple of people who are no longer able to maintain it. Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research. For 20 years, Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research has supported research that is transforming cancer treatment and care. To date, the Foundation has awarded nearly $37 million in total global giving. On average, 92 cents of every dollar funds the most creative, cutting-edge scientific ideas to help those living with leukemia, lymphoma and related cancers.
Prine was still on a roll in 1997, when a diagnosis of cancer brought him up short. Prine, who had been a heavy smoker for 30 years, noticed a lump on the right side of his neck in 1995. The following year, Prine mentioned it to a doctor, who waived off his concern.