I want to thank you, Mr. Lemieux

I want to thank you, Mr. Lemieux, and thank your foundation for supporting the work of UPMC’s cancer center. I am currently in treatment for the same condition you faced. In June, while five and a half months’ pregnant, I was diagnosed with stage 3...

Laugh For Liam

I wanted to send a quick thank you to who ever was responsible for sending the prize donation for our fund raiser. Firstly, I would like to thank everyone that was able to be a part of a truly amazing evening that was the Laugh For Liam – 3.  We had over 290 people in...

“Thank you” to Mario

I am a grandmother, wife and mother who has recently been diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma.  But there was something so reassuring when those elevator doors open and the sign said Mario Lemieux Blood Cancer Center. There is no cure for my disease, but I know through...

Thank-you to The Mario Lemieux Foundation

Dear Mario and Foundation, As a local hockey player in the [PIHL+ PAHL + ACHA] and lifelong avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan, I am most grateful for being the recipient of a autographed puck by Mario himself. It has lifted my spirit and desire to return to the ice. As...

My Story

My name is Joe. I am 15 years old, and I live in Arizona. In October, 2013, I was officially diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Before I was diagnosed, I felt fine and the only reason I was being checked out was that I had a slight bump on my neck by my shoulder that...

Dear Mario Lemieux, I just wanted to thank you so much for your donations to help patients with blood cancer. My dad was diagnosed with multiple myeloma this year. I went with him to his appointment this past week at the Hillman Cancer Center in Pittsburgh. It was the...