While we send out nearly 3,000 caps annually, the photos and stories below are a small sample of the lives of the children and families we touch every day. With your help we can achieve our goal to put a cap on the head of the more than 10,000 children that are diagnosed with cancer every year.


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Jacob Gets Hope and Inspiration By Listening To His Cap Hero

Jacob spent seven weeks in the hospital and almost didn’t make it home. A little girl from his home town heard about Jacob and how sad he was about having to be in the hospital. She generously donated an iPod so he could listen to music during his stay. Of course, his go to song whenever he’s feeling down is “I Don’t Dance.” His mother said that receiving his cap signed by Lee Brice has made him smile, which she hasn’t seen in a while. Jacob is described as gentle, friendly, funny and caring. He loves music, cars and sports. While his favorite song is “I Don’t Dance,” we hope that after his treatment and with the strength of ...

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Denzel Aims High With Help From His Cap Hero

Denzel loves to play football and basketball, which is why he chose Steph Curry from the Golden State Warriors basketball team as his Cap Hero. According to Denzel, no matter the size of his opponent or who the player is, Curry doesn't keep anyone from standing in his way to make 3-pointers and layups for his winning team. Curry serves as a true inspiration for Denzel, especially now in his battle with cancer. Denzel is described as thoughtful, energetic, funny loving and sort of goofy. When asked what his autographed cap means to him, Denzel responded by saying, "This hat means everything to me and I hope to meet Steph Curry one day." We're ...

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Tyrie is all Smiles Thanks to her Funny Cap Hero

Tyrie chose Ellen DeGeneres as her Cap Hero because she’s funny and “loves to scare people for Halloween by sending her producer and special guests to haunted houses.” Tyrie thinks that Ellen is a loving and caring person, which is how she is described by her family and friends. Tyrie describes herself as a person who is always nice to others, never lets anything get her down and always dreams big. She loves to make friends and dreams about going to college, getting a job and buying a house for herself and her parents.  “This cap means joy and happiness to me because I didn’t believe that Ellen would take the time to sign my cap." ...

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The Stars of Duck Dynasty Bring Reality To Life For Michael

Michael chose the stars of the reality TV show Duck Dynasty as his cap heroes to sign his cap. Michael has many hobbies and loves building with Legos, painting, drawing, reading, sports, video games, camping and fishing. He is described as outgoing, goofy, the class clown, smart, loves to job around and is very loving. Michael selected the stars of Duck Dynasty because they are his all-time favorite and has always dreamed of meeting the cast of the show. His mother said, "This is so special to him. The smile this cap put on Michael's face was priceless to me. How amazing is Caps For Kids and the Duck Dynasty cast! Thank you from the bottom of ...

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Victoria Feels the Love and Power to Heal From Her Cap Hero.

Victoria chose Rapunzel from the movie Tangled as her Cap Hero. She loves Rapunzel because she is smart, bold and charismatic. Victoria also likes Rapunzel's love of art, music and dance. Just like Rapunzel, Victoria's family describes her as bubbly and fierce. She is outgoing, which is why people seem to gravitate towards her. In addition, she's social, thoughtful and makes it a point to make others feel loved. Victoria's cap was an unexpected gift and has boosted her spirits knowing that Rapunzel and the healing power of her long hair are with her during her treatment. We hope that her cap signed by Rapunzel helps Victoria create her own ...