The Power of One: Jewel Joins the Fight with Cancer

The power of one quickly grew to thousands pulling together to make a difference.

Singer Jewel joins the fight to help a family in need after viewing a video featuring a school making a difference in their community.  Ric and Angie Thompson had not one, but two young daughters battling brain cancer. Shandi Mackintosh started a movement which touched the hearts of many as it quickly spread through the school, the community and then the world after Sharon Osbourne aired the story on her show.

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2 Thoughts on “The Power of One: Jewel Joins the Fight with Cancer

  1. Thanks Becky. I don’t think I had seen that before. Shandi is so great. The Thompsons have certainly put up a courageous fight. It’s amazing to see how their family has stood up to the overwhelming challenges they have and are continuing to face. It is inspiring to me.

  2. Shantel McBride on August 7, 2011 at 7:28 pm said:

    “WOW” SO POWERFUL!! You should warn people they will need tissue. I was talking today about how “One moment can change a day, one day can change a lif, one life can change the world.” The POWER of one is HUGE. Thanks for sharing this INSPIRING story. What a contribution and example to that whole school~ WAY TO ROCK!!

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