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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Dagan’s Cap Hero Lifts His Spirits and Hits His Support Out of The Park

Jose Altuve is a Venezuelan professional baseball second baseman for the Houston Astros. Altuve is a right-handed batter and thrower and at just 5 feet 6 inches tall, he’s the shortest active player in the MBA. Altuve played a big part in helping the Houston Astros recently win the World Series. Dagan said he chose Altuve “because he’s little and fast,” just like him. When Dagan was asked what the cap meant to him, he said, “it’s amazing.” According to his parent, Dagan smiled from ear to ear when he opened the package, and then he immediately put it on his head. “Dagan has always loved baseball and hats. Losing his hair ...

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Terrence Is All Smiles Thanks to His Funny Cap Hero

Terrence selected Tyler Perry as his Cap Hero because he loves to watch him perform in movies and plays. Tyler Perry is an actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer and songwriter who is famous for his character Madea and her comical family. Terrence likes to watch Tyler Perry movies, play with action figure heroes and participate in his Boy Scout Troop activities. His personality is described as very old school. Terrence told us that the cap makes him happy. According to his parent, “Terrence as so excited about receiving an autographed cap from his idol Tyler Perry. This cap is so appreciated. Thank you.” Our thanks to Tyler Perry for ...

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Cash Gets Love And Strength From His Magical Cap Heroes

Cash chose the stars of the movie Frozen as his Cap Heroes. Cash watched the movie 30 times while he was in the hospital. He loves the music and especially loves Elsa’s magical ice powers. His hobbies are watching Frozen, playing video games and playing with his brothers and sisters. He’s described as an amazing guy who has the face of an angel, is extremely smart, loves learning and laughing, and full of life! Cash wears his hat all of the time and likes to hide from his doctors by pulling his cap over his eyes. He likes that it keeps his head protected from the sun too. Cash’s mom shared, “After so long in the hospital and a ...

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Vilma’s Cap Hero May Play A Super Villain, But She’s A Super Hero To Her

Vilma is described as having an attitude that can light up an entire room. She loves being with her family and friends. She chose the Australian actress and producer, Margot Robbie, as her Cap Hero. Vilma selected Margot Robbie because she thinks she's beautiful and loves her movies. She especially likes the Harley Quinn super villain character she plays. Vilma likes to read, play cards and watch movies. Her parents said, "My daughter is so happy to have a cap signed by her favorite movie star. Thank you for making my daughter so happy. Her cap is something she will always cherish and admire." We're so glad we could bring a smile to ...

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Grace’s Cap Hero Helps Her Battle Cancer Like a Warrior

Grace loves shopping, making friendship bracelets and rock climbing. Of course, Steph Curry loves making baskets and scoring points for his winning team. Grace said that her cap signed by Steph “means that he cares for people like me.” Her parent said, “What a great boost for Grace. Your organization is truly a blessing. Thank you.” We’re so happy that we could connect Grace with her Cap Hero and hope he continues to give her the strength to fight cancer like a warrior.