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Jolly Gingerbread Friends! Holiday Art Party at Texas Children’s Cancer Center

The Faris Foundation Holiday Art Party at Texas Children’s Cancer Center – 12.11.19 The recipe for jolly gingerbread friends: lots of joy, endless creativity, and beaming bright smiles (extra fluffy “frosting” and heaps of glitter too)! Led by guest artist Lauren Taylor, volunteers worked alongside our “magical bakers,” cooking up treats that Santa cannot resist. […]

Volunteer at TFF Holiday Art Party at Texas Children’s Cancer Center!

’Tis the season to share your sparkle! Sign up to volunteer at The Faris Foundation’s Holiday Art Party at Texas Children’s Cancer Center, on Wednesday December 11 from 10am-12pm. Led by a professional artist, volunteers will work alongside kids as they create their own magical masterpieces! RSVP to anjum@thefarisfoundation.org – space is very limited, so […]

Wish Upon a Shooting Star! Art Party at Texas Children’s Cancer Center

On October 23, 2019 a team of special volunteers from Prime Communications joined us at Texas Children’s Cancer Center, to help create a galaxy of magic! With guidance and inspiration from guest artist Lauren Taylor, kids made their own shooting stars, complete with confetti pops, magic fluorescent paint, fiber optic lights, and a special wish […]

Press Release: AT&T’s Largest Authorized Retailer Raises Record Funds for Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness Campaign

[Press Release via Business Insider] HOUSTON, Nov. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Prime Communications – AT&T’s largest authorized retailer – raised a record $1,000,000 for The Faris Foundation’s “Let There Be GOLD” campaign during September in recognition of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This nationwide effort in 2,000 stores across 46 states galvanized the support of over 111,000 customers, raising $720,000 in […]

A Look Back at Let There Be GOLD 2019 – The Faris Foundation Quarterly

Thank you for shining bright with us!

The Faris Foundation Quarterly October 2019 Special Edition: Let There Be GOLD 2019 Recap “Don’t kids matter? Aren’t we important? When I grow up, I will Let There Be GOLD.” – Faris D. Virani, age 8 Let There Be GOLD is The Faris Foundation’s response to childhood cancer. GOLD is the symbolic color for childhood cancer awareness, and September […]

City of Sugar Land designates September as “Let There Be GOLD” Month

In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, The City of Sugar Land recognized The Faris Foundation and issued a proclamation designating September as “Let There Be GOLD” Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The proclamation was accepted “on behalf of the angels who hover over us, gently telling us to stay brave in your heart, stay steadfast […]

Special GOLD Edition – The Faris Foundation Quarterly

The Faris Foundation Quarterly September 2019 Special GOLD Edition in Honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month “Don’t kids matter? Aren’t we important? When I grow up, I will Let There Be GOLD.” –Faris D. Virani, age 8  Gold is our color, September is our month  Let There Be GOLD is The Faris Foundation’s response to childhood […]