A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Guest: Tamara Ekis, president of the North Huntingdon Twp. based Reflections of Grace Foundation
Topic: Pediatric brain tumors
How discussed: The Reflections of Grace Foundation is named for 5-year-old Grace Ekis, who died of a rare brain tumor in 2008. Since 2009, the foundation has raised well over $300,000 to support research and the families of children suffering from brain tumors. What resources are available for families? How do they cope? What can people do to help parents of a child suffering from a critical or terminal illness?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.38MB - Duration: 29:55 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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