Playing "The Cancer Card" by collecting and distributing gift cards to cancer patients – 6,368 gifts to date


2021 in Review

By on Dec 20, 2021 in News |

This month, we sent gift cards to 45 people who are facing cancer. In all of 2021, we sent gift cards to 595 people who are facing cancer. Since 2011, a total of 5,125 gifts have been sent by CCX to brighten the day of people who are facing cancer. Those gifts total over $500,000 in gift cards. I was reminded a few weeks ago that a small act of kindness is never...

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Dana was a light.

By on Nov 22, 2021 in News |

What an honor to be recognized as part of the Courage Thru Cancer 2021 event! CTC strives to provide hope and inspiration to anyone facing cancer. Dana Davis Burkett was a light who faced cancer with courage and grace. She is missed by many. And her memory is a blessing to all who knew...

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CCX Milestone

By on Sep 20, 2021 in #GoodInTheWorld, News |

Today, we mailed gift cards to 21 people who are facing cancer. We are grateful to announce we have reached a milestone in our mission to brighten the day of cancer patients. To date, The Cancer Card Xchange has sent gifts to over 5,000 people with cancer – simply to brighten their day. The ripple effect of kindness and generosity continues to touch many...

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2011 – 2021

By on Jun 17, 2021 in News |

Ten years ago I asked for gift cards for my 40th birthday so I could send them to people facing cancer, simply to brighten their day. I collected $1,800 worth and The Cancer Card Xchange began. You may have heard my cancer story. If not, you can read about it HERE or HERE. The short version: While I was pregnant with our 4th son in 2007, I was diagnosed with oral...

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Good in the World

By on Nov 10, 2020 in News |

Since June 1, we have been quietly going about our business of spreading #goodintheworld. Our hope is that this effort, as always, has brightened the day of people facing cancer and lifted the spirits of their loved ones. In the past 5 months, we have mailed $20,000 worth of gift cards to 200 cancer patients all over the country. Since we began almost 10 years ago,...

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