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1410, 2021

By |October 14th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

PRESS RELEASE October 14, 2021 Water Cooler at Pegasus Park signs up 15 new tenants for its nonprofit collaborative. ⠀ LeukemiaTexas is proud to be joining the Watercooler at PegasusPark alongside 14 other Dallas nonprofits at the beginning of 2022! […]

804, 2021

Meet Bailey, our new intern!

By |April 8th, 2021|Categories: News|

We're pleased to introduce our new intern! Get to know Bailey in her own words: "Hello! My name is Bailey, and I am a senior at Carroll Senior High School. I will be studying business in college in hopes of entering the nonprofit world and continuing my passion for fundraising. I am a leukemia survivor and have been fundraising and working closely with many different cancer-related organizations ever since I [...]

2605, 2020

Leukemia Texas Names Jessica Dunn as New Executive Director

By |May 26th, 2020|Categories: News|

Leukemia Texas is pleased to welcome Jessica Dunn as our new Executive Director, beginning June 1, 2020. Jessica comes to us with more than 15 years in non-profit management, having previously worked with The March of Dimes, the Dallas Stars Foundation, the American Red Cross, and the United Way. She began her career in the AmeriCorps during Hurricane Katrina and has continued to cultivate a passion for helping others. We [...]

1605, 2020

CEO Mandy O’Neill Transitions To A New Role At Leukemia Texas

By |May 16th, 2020|Categories: News|

After 8 years proudly leading Leukemia Texas, we are saddened to share that Mandy O'Neill will be stepping down as our Chief Executive Officer to pursue another passion presented to her. She will join the team at the National Breast Cancer Foundation in their important mission. Under Mandy’s leadership over the last 8 years, our organization has tripled the funds raised to provide patient aid and research grants across Texas. Mandy [...]

203, 2020

Beat Leukemia Ball kickoff party hosted by Park Place Motorcars Fort Worth

By |March 2nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

*POSTPONED* (DATE TBD) Stay tuned for new date announcement!   Park Place Motorcars Fort Worth recently hosted the kickoff party for the 17th annual Beat Leukemia Ball. The May 9th event will be held at the Omni Hotel in Fort Worth and will feature what is widely considered the world’s finest Beatles tribute band - The Fab Four. Guests enjoyed tuna tartare, deviled eggs and sliders from the Wicked Butcher [...]

1701, 2020

Leukemia Texas adds Three to Board of Trustees

By |January 17th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

(January 2020 - Dallas) Leukemia Texas is pleased to announce that Mrs. Karen Pinkstaff, Mr. Billy McBee and Mr. Roger Bissell will be joining the Board of Trustees as of January 2020. The Leukemia Texas Board of Trustees are the governing body who are responsible for overseeing the organization’s activities. “We are delighted to expand our board with three new members who will bring diverse expertise and insight to enhance [...]

3010, 2019

Perot Foundation Announces Gift to Leukemia Texas

By |October 30th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

(Dallas, Texas, October 28, 2019) The Perot Foundation of Dallas, founded by the late Ross Perot, announced Tuesday that it is donating $100,000 to Leukemia Texas to support their patient aid program. “For close to 50 years, Leukemia Texas has led efforts across our great state to provide assistance to Texans battling leukemia,” said Carolyn Perot Rathjen. “Our family is proud to support their work to fund these individuals and [...]

606, 2019

Big Country 100 Men Who Care Awards $10,100 to Leukemia Texas

By |June 6th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Big Country 100 Men Who Care is an organization of men in the Big Country from all walks of life that are passionate about their Community.  Leukemia Texas was awarded $10,100 on June 5, 2019 that will support Patient Aid throughout Abilene, TX. In less than 3 years, Big Country 100 Men Who Care has raised over $200,000 to support local charities throughout the Big Country! To learn more [...]

2805, 2019

2019 Research Grant Recipient

By |May 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

We are proud to announce our 2019, $100,000 Leukemia Texas Research Grant award to Dr. Kapil Bhalla and, Co-Investigator, Dr. Courtney DiNardo from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX.

2405, 2018

Together, PGA Tour

By |May 24th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Jordan Spieth, Leukemia Texas team up to change the lives of two Dallas area children at PGA TOUR’s Fort Worth Invitational

2003, 2018

CBS Houston

By |March 20th, 2018|Categories: News|

Leukemia Texas Hosts Concert With Lance McCullers Jr. As Honorary Chair Read Full Article At:

2602, 2018

Jordan Spieth Family Foundation Announces Gift to Leukemia Texas

By |February 26th, 2018|Categories: News|

"Imagine the stress of learning your child received a leukemia diagnosis. No one plans for or budgets for a cancer diagnosis. For the many families that receive a leukemia diagnosis, the initial shock and immediate treatment needs can be jarringly difficult for children and families physically, emotionally, and also financially. The Jordan Spieth Family Foundation is proud to announce a partnership with Dallas-based organization, Leukemia Texas." Read Full Article Here:

2402, 2018

Fox 4 News Highlights MJ Event Benefiting Leukemia Texas

By |February 24th, 2018|Categories: News|

The creators of MJ Event, Paul "Mo" Moline and Jim Round, tell us why they are passionate about making the world cancer-free and the event they are hosting in April to raise money for that cause. The event, on April 27-28, 2018, will benefit Leukemia Texas for it's 3rd consecutive year!

1501, 2018

Voyage Dallas Magazine

By |January 15th, 2018|Categories: News|

Voyage Dallas interviews Leukemia Texas CEO, Mandy O'Neill [Read More...]

2509, 2017

Fox 4 News: Concert For A Cure

By |September 25th, 2017|Categories: News|

Fox 4 News Anchor, Jenny Anchondo, discusses Leukemia Texas Concert For A Cure Event with Stephanie Hollman, a bone marrow donor and star on the Real Housewives of Dallas [Read More...]

1109, 2017

My Sweet Charity

By |September 11th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Rustic Is Gonna Be Rocking In September For Voices For A Cause And The 5th Annual Concert For A Cure, But Not At The Same Time [Read More...]

2703, 2017

Leukemia Texas Ribbon Cutting

By |March 27th, 2017|Categories: News|

Wednesday, April 05, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce 5201 N. O'Connor Blvd. Suite 100 Irving, TX 75039 [Read More...]

2802, 2017

Hometown Heros

By |February 28th, 2017|Categories: News|

Fox 4 DFW news segment featuring Clarice Tinsley’s hometown heroes - Highlighting the 1st graders at Lakeside Elementary who have raised funds for our Leukemia Texas patients [Read More...]

2709, 2016

Fox 4 News Leukemia Awareness Month

By |September 27th, 2016|Categories: News|

Dr. Stan Goldman from Texas Oncology at Medical City and his patient, Courtney Billedeaus sat down with Jenny Anchondo to discuss Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month. They also discussed the upcoming Concert for a Cure featuring Bob Schneider at the Rustic on October 6th. Jenny Anchondo will serve as the emcee and Fox 4’s Allison Harris is a co-chair.   The event is a fundraiser for Leukemia Texas. [Read More...]

2709, 2016

Culture Map Leukemia Texas Presents 4th Annual Concert For A Cure

By |September 27th, 2016|Categories: News|

Kick-off Texas/OU weekend with Leukemia Texas at the 4th Annual Concert for a Cure, featuring Austin-based singer/songwriter, Bob Schneider. VIP tickets include bites before the concert, two drink tickets, seating, and valet parking. Leukemia Texas will also be giving away two game-day tickets at the end of the evening... [Read More...]

306, 2016

Meaningful Gifts For People Facing A Serious Illness

By |June 3rd, 2016|Categories: News|

It's always difficult to Figure out how to comfort a loved one or friend in the hospital. So, Hillary Kennedy, from Eye Opener TV, got with Mandy O'Neill, CEO of Leukemia Texas, to see how a small gesture can bring a lot of hope in the darkest of times. Mandy says that while Leukemia Texas does offer patients a monetary gift, it's often the little things from the heart, that [...]

1811, 2015

Party Run Benefits Leukemia Texas

By |November 18th, 2015|Categories: News|

"Organized by C.H. Robinson, the Party Run is a 5K race and fun run through the scenic Vitruvian Park. Over 400 competitors came together the night of Friday, Sept. 25. Following the event, Leukemia Texas proudly accepted a check for $35,000, which will directly support leukemia patients in Texas." Click the link below to read more! [Read More...]

408, 2014

Leukemia Texas Donates $110,000

By |August 4th, 2014|Categories: News|

Leukemia Texas is dedicated to dedicated to fighting the life-threatening blood cancer of leukemia through the funding of leukemia research and patient aid in Texas. [Read the rest of this article...]

3009, 2013

D Magazine

By |September 30th, 2013|Categories: News|

The Beat Leukemia Concert for a Cure featured in the event section of! [Read More...]

2805, 2013

100 Days of Summer

By |May 28th, 2013|Categories: News|

100 days, $100, 100 Supporters Leukemia Texas requests 100 individuals or corporate supporters to donate $100 over 100 days to raise a minimum of $10,000 to sustain our mission and programs that are dedicated to fight the life-threatening blood cancer of leukemia throughout the state of Texas. Who? 100 individuals, families, corporations What? $100 one time gift (any donation large or small makes a difference!) When? 100 days from May [...]

1501, 2013

Partnership with World Wide Motion Pictures

By |January 15th, 2013|Categories: News|

World Wide is partnering with LeukemiaTexas for the release of the motion picture WAYS TO LIVE FOREVER... Los Angeles, CA, January 09, 2013 --( World Wide Motion Pictures Corporation (World Wide) has formed a collaboration with Leukemia Texas in an effort to fight pediatric cancers through the release of the award-winning film, Ways To Live Forever (, opening 2013 in North America. Based on the acclaimed British children's novel by Sally Nicholls, [...]

1401, 2013

Electric Run benefits LeukemiaTexas–Black-tie Magazine article

By |January 14th, 2013|Categories: News|

From: DALLAS, Texas - GET READY DALLAS! The Electric Run is coming to Dallas this week and it's going to be much more than a 5K run. It truly is a show! Imagine Fair Park glowing and buzzing to one million watts of light and sound, which will turn the course into an electric wonderland. This isn't an amateur production. Stage designers from Coachella, Dreamworks animators and talented artists are [...]

207, 2012

LeukemiaTexas Holds Board Staff Retreat

By |July 2nd, 2012|Categories: News|

DALLAS, Texas (June, 2012) – Twenty-three members of Leukemia Texas Board of Trustees and Staff gathered in Dallas this month to strategically plan for the year. Click here for full article.

2803, 2012

LeukemiaTexas Appoints Mandy Hamilton-O’Neill as Chief Executive Officer

By |March 28th, 2012|Categories: News|

DALLAS, Texas (April 2012) – LeukemiaTexas, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting the life-threatening blood cancer of leukemia through research and patient aid, today announced the appointment of Mandy Hamilton-O’Neill as Chief Executive Officer. “The Board of Trustees is thrilled to have Mandy as our new Chief Executive Officer. With her experience and enthusiasm we are confident that we have the right leader to take our organization to the next [...]

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