JACKIE GREENWALD, CHESTER, VA

Husband, SON 29, daughter 19, daughter 18; GOING TO ocean city, maryland april 17 - 23, 2017, vacationing at the gateway grand on the ocean. Jackie and her husband NEVER had a HONEYMOON. "I want you to know this trip means the world to me & my husband. he deserves this more than i do. he is such a loving caregiver." husband works 6 days a week, takes care of jackie & their home!

stage 4 METASTASIZED BREAST CANCER TO BONES, lungs, spleen, liver, skull, and ovaries. ONGOING CHEMOTHERAPY and other TREATMENTs at virginia cancer institute. self nOMINATED  

 


Tamara Griffin, Pevely, MO

Partner Brian AND SON 10, 2 daughters 10 and 13; going to THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS in TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6- 12, 2017. Vacationing at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, and splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4  BREAST CANCER, METASTASIZED to her adrenal glands. nominated by cheryl snyder.


Marina Merrick, Easton, MD

Husband Bart, daughter 4, Son 10; GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS OF TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017. Vacationing at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, and splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH ADVANCED STAGE 4 METASTATIC BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED to pleural & peritoneal cavity and lymph nodes.

NOMINATED by Teresa Putscher. 

 


Rhonda Howell, Zebulon, NC

Husband Adam, son 4; GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS OF TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017. Vacationing at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, and splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH Stage 4 breast cancer METASTASIZED TO liver and bones.

Self nominated.


Nina Mueller, Chicago, IL

husband andy, one daughter 6, son 9; GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS OF TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017. Vacationing at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, and splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

diagnosed with stage 4 BReast cancer METASTASIZED to liver, bones, brain and femur.

nominated by robin page. 


MARIE HUTCHINS, SPRING, TX

Husband BRAD, 2 daughters 21 AND 17, SON 16; GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS OF TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017. Vacationing at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, and splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

dIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO LUNGS AND LYMPH NODES.

NOMINATED BY RACHAEL BARLOW.  


ANITA WETTER, OWINGSVILLE, KY

SON 33 AND TWIN GRANDDAUGHTERS 17, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017; VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 INFLAMMATORY BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO NECK, HIP, LIVER, SPINE AND LUNGS.

NOMINATED BY PAIGE BRANTLEY. 


MARY HERNANDEZ, FT. WAYNE, IN

SINGLE MOM, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE WITH A FRIEND, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, HER FAMILY IS NOT ABLE TO ATTEND WITH HER; VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 METASTATIC BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO LYMPH NODES WITH MULTIPLE SURGERIES. IN HER WORDS, "Being diagnosed with cancer changes life forever. I don't TAKE one day for granted." 

Nominated by her daughter Jennie clarke


ERIKA BALZA, LUXUMBERG, WI

HUSBAND ROBERT, SON 25, DAUGHTER 20 GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO LUNGS AND BONES RESULTING IN A COMPRESSION FRACTURE.

NOMINATED BY HER STEP-DAUGHTER KIM SHEFCHIK.


DONNA WATKINS, MILLERSVILLE, MD

HUSBAND ANDREW, DAUGHTER 23, TWO SONS 22, 20, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO SPINE, HIP BRAIN.

NOMINATED BY LAURIE SELBY, ANNE ARUNDEL MEDICAL CENTER DECESARIS CANCER INSTITUTE.


NICOLETTE LANGRALL, HURLOCK, MD

SON 29, DAUGHTER 28, 2 GRANDSONS 7, 3, GRANDDAUGHTER 4 GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017; VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 HER2 DOUBLE POSITIVE BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO BONES.

NOMINATED BY KATHY SWANN.
 


MARY ANN PETRONE, FAIRFIELD, CT

HUSBAND SCOTT,  TWO DAUGHTERS 2 AND 5, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017; VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO THE BONES AND LUNGS.

NOMINATED BY CATHERINE CORREA.  


DEE DEE SIMPSON, COVINGTON, VA

MOTHER CARMEN AND DAUGHTER 6, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER, BILATERAL MASTECTOMY, HYSTERECTOMY,  METASTASIZED TO SPINE WITH STEEL RODS AND SCREWS INSERTED. BEGAN A GROUP IN HER AREA CALLED "SURVIVING AND GIVING BACK" TO AID LOCAL CANCER PATIENTS WITH CHEMO CARE PACKAGES, GAS CARDS, EARLY DETECTION ADVICE.

NOMINATED BY CARMEN SMITH, HER MOTHER. 


JUDITH FLETCHER, CLEARWATER BEACH, MD

DAUGHTER, SON-IN-LAW, 2 GRANDDAUGHTERS 10 AND 13, 2 GRANDSONS 12 AND 4, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER, METASTASIZED TO BONES AND LIVER.

NOMINATED BY LAURIE SELBY, ANNE ARUNDEL MEDICAL CENTER DECESARIS CANCER INSTITUTE.


MARIBEL RINCON, PORTSMOUTH, RI

husband jesus, son 8, daughter 10, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

diagnosed WITH stage 4 breast cancer metastasized to liver and brain. 

nominated by emily doerr, massachusetts general hospital cancer center. 


KAREN JACOBOWITZ, EAST HAVEN, CT

SON 19, DAUGHTER 24, FUTURE SON-IN-LAW 24, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO BONES.

NOMINATED BY JANINE HOFFMAN. 


DENISE MARIE HAYES, FRANKLIN, KY

HUSBAND LARRY, 2 SONS 8 AND 5, DAUGHTER 3, GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night.  

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER AND IS ON MAINTENANCE THERAPY.

SELF NOMINATED. 

 


Rhonda Bumgardner Carter, Winston-Salem, NC

HUSBAND JEFF, SON 19 GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO BONES, LUNGS, LYMPH NODES, ON PAIN MEDICATION 24/7 FOR BACK/SPINE.

SELF NOMINATED.

 

 

 


KATHY CAMPANELLA, MORRISTOWN, NJ

HUSBAND ANTHONY, SON 13, DAUGHTER 8,  GOING TO THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS IN TENNESSEE, AUGUST 6 - 12, 2017, VACATIONING AT DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT with donated tickets to the dollywood theme park, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER SHOW, And splash country. PLUS, a welcome reception with a country music star and an exclusive SPA night. 

DIAGNOSED WITH STAGE 4 BREAST CANCER METASTASIZED TO BONES. 

NOMINATED BY ANTHONY HER HUSBAND.