Every Smile Book starts with a referral. Every referral tells the story of an inspiring child going through something they shouldn’t have to go through. Before even reading these, we know we’re about to meet a new hero. When Betsy
Bob and I began Smile Books Project to help children with life-threatening illnesses tell their stories. However, we find ourselves compelled to help tell the stories of organizations doing great work. Camp Kesem is without a doubt an organization with
Doctors diagnosed Drew with epilepsy. He endured many more seizures, procedures and even major brain surgery. Life as he knew it changed forever.
Here for you. Those three words can mean so much to people when they are going through difficult times. When Carrolle learned that she was expecting a baby girl, she instantly began dreaming about their life together.
When Bob and I started Smile Books Project, the goal was to help as many children as possible by giving them a smile that has been taken away due to illness. Mostly, the children themselves have the illness. However, that
Bob and I could see Bella’s bright personality from the moment we met her. Arriving in her cheer uniform with a big smile, we listened to Bella tell us about her favorite things to do. She even showed us a
Bob and I first met Dominic when we went to his house to interview him for his book. His smile lit up the room as soon as we walked through the door. He had been declared “cancer-free” for the second time
At age eight, Madison Smallwood had just gotten home from a family vacation only to have her world turned upside down. Doctors diagnosed her with stage 4 osteosarcoma. She began months of treatment, endured many procedures and was admitted for several
I started following Ricky Smith on social media to find out about RAKE (Random Acts of Kindness Everywhere) and why he was doing this. I watched every day as he went out of his way to make people happy. It
A year after this journey began, we decided to go back to where it all began: The Ronald McDonald House in Cincinnati. We set up an activity during the summer camps being held at the House and offered to meet