Survivor Scholarship Program

Survivor Scholarship Program

From Alex Okafor

I believe that when a young person overcomes blood cancer, they deserve the best opportunities possible for a full life and rewarding career—and they deserve our help in achieving their scholastic goals.

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Nanna Pappa commented with a $100 donation:
over 1 year ago
May the memories of good deeds be with you forever!
Anonymous commented with a $1 donation:
over 1 year ago
thank you
Carol McCarthy commented with a $500 donation:
over 1 year ago
Thank you Alex. I am a three year survivor of AML and a bone marrow transplant! Your Mother is so proud of you, as am I! Hugs, Carol Gray
Leah Swanson commented with a $50 donation:
over 1 year ago
Alex, you are an amazing man and I know your mom is so very proud of you! You are accomplishing amazing things in this world. Thank you!
Stephanie Bailey commented with a $11 donation:
over 1 year ago
Beautiful tribute to your mom, and such a lovely way to honor her memory. I am so sorry.
Anonymous commented with a $50 donation:
over 1 year ago
Dear Alex & Okafor Family Members, What a loving tribute to your beloved Mom these scholarships will be! May Angels comfort you.
Julie Engroff commented with a $50 donation:
over 1 year ago
Thank you for sharing your story and for the support of LLS.
Eric Schnittman commented with a $25 donation:
over 1 year ago
Great work!
Cathy Metcalf commented with a $35 donation:
over 1 year ago
Alex, you are a wonderful young man. As a mom of a son, I know your mom is super proud of how you are living your life to it’s fullest!
Rachel Schultz commented with a $50 donation:
over 1 year ago
Thanks for sharing your story and giving back to the community AO! Proud of you!
Blake Ross commented with a $5 donation:
over 1 year ago
I know it ain't much, but i gotta give what i can. Thank you for everything you do for our community.
Shonna Lumsden commented with a $100 donation:
over 1 year ago
Love your heart!
Anonymous commented with a $100 donation:
over 1 year ago
Xoxo
Gregory Nile Brasher commented with a $10 donation:
over 1 year ago
I love you
Anonymous commented with a $109 donation:
over 1 year ago
So sorry, Alex. She is very proud of you, for all you are doing. She will always be right there with you. Blessings from Oklahoma.
Diane Girard commented with a $100 donation:
over 1 year ago
God Bless Alex
Garrett Porter commented with a $50 donation:
over 1 year ago
Thinking about you AO. Keep on changing people’s lives.
Dustin Yager commented with a $150 donation:
over 1 year ago
Alex, This is Dustin from SC. Was always a big fan of when you were a Saint. My Dad passed away from cancer 2 yrs ago. #Legacy
Kenny Vaccaro commented with a $5,000 donation:
over 1 year ago
Love you bro
Anonymous commented with a $250 donation:
over 1 year ago
When I read letters like yours is when I am most proud to be from Austin and a UT Longhorn alum. Thank you.