American Cancer Society

Rep. Rodney Davis's Office

In his final State of the Union this week, President Barack Obama announced a drive to end cancer.




John and Kimberly Wade lost their son Jonny, to brain cancer on Christmas Eve. He was eight.


The Wades, along with their son Jacky - Jonny’s twin brother - were the guests of Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis for the president’s speech.


Kimberly heads the family’s effort to promote increased pediatric cancer research - as part of “Project Team Jonny.”  


Volunteers Sought For Cancer Study

Sep 9, 2013

The American Cancer Society is conducting its third major prevention study.  Northern Illinois residents are being asked to participate in the nationwide survey.