The Resource Never ever give up : the inspiring story of jessie and her joyjars, (ebook)

Never ever give up : the inspiring story of jessie and her joyjars, (ebook)

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Never ever give up : the inspiring story of jessie and her joyjars
Title
Never ever give up
Title remainder
the inspiring story of jessie and her joyjars
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eng
Summary
It started with a simple question: How can we help them? It became an international movement called NEGU: Never Ever Give Up. When Jessica Joy Rees was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor at age 11, she chose to focus not on herself but on bringing joy and hope to other children suffering from cancer. During the ten months she battled cancer, she and her family worked in the 'Joy Factory' (originally their garage) making JoyJars±-packages filled with toys, games, and love for other kids with cancer. Jessie first handed them out personally at the hospital where she was being treated, but the effort blossomed quickly and there were soon thousands of JoyJars± being distributed across the United States and to over fifteen countries. Today, more than 100,000 kids have received JoyJars±, and they continue shipping each week to kids in over 200 children's hospitals and 175 Ronald McDonald Houses. Jessie lost her battle with cancer in January 2012, but her message lives on in the Jessie Rees Foundation, which has become a beacon of hope for families fighting pediatric cancer. Join the movement at www.negu.org
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Midwest
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Rees, Erik
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616.99/481
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non fiction
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  • Rees, Jessica Joy
  • Brain
  • Cancer
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adult
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Never ever give up : the inspiring story of jessie and her joyjars, (ebook)
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780310337638
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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MWT12136161
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remote
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12136161
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Never ever give up : the inspiring story of jessie and her joyjars, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780310337638
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12136161
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12136161
System control number
MWT12136161
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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