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.”