Gift Back
Date: Toys needed by 12/13/21, cash donations accepted through 12/16/21
Details: In honor of the generous acts of kindness that helped brighten our days when Lily was first diagnosed, we are determined to “gift back” some of the joy of the season to other families dealing with medical battles during the holidays. Help us fill the toy closet at Banner Children’s Hospital at Desert and provide customized gifts to newly admitted pediatric patients.
To find out ways you can take part in Gift Back, head to

September CHAMP 5K Run/Walk
Date: September 18, 2021 – POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 19TH due to COVID cases rising and the vulnerability of families participating
Location: Kiwanis Park, Tempe AZ (North Soccer Field) – 5300 S. Ash Avenue Tempe, AZ
Time: Race starts at 9:15 am but come early to enjoy breakfast!
Details: Join the Lily’s Pad Team for the 5K Run/Walk taking place at this special event designed to promote hope and awareness for pediatric cancer. Our team will be led by Brad Taylor, father of pediatric cancer survivor, Lily Taylor. All team members must register together as part of the Lily’s Pad team. If interested in being a part of the Lily’s Pad team, please submit a CONTACT FORM.
Cost: If registered by 5/31/21, cost is $30 and includes Custom T-shirt, Medal and Bib, Timing and Breakfast! Prices increase after 5/31/21 to $35 until 8/31/21 and then again to $40 until 9/17/21 ($45 on race day)
Information on the race and CHAMP event can be found at

Hidden Hearts Masterpiece Painting Days
Date: Ongoing (until Drywall begins)
Location: Lily’s Pad
1348 E. Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ 85281
Cost: $100 per wall “canvas”. Reservation of two canvases required for private painting session – subject to availability.
For open painting days, please contact Dawn at (480) 290-3517 and check on availability.
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We are the warriors helping to build a safe place for immunocompromised children to play and be kids! A group of positive minded people cheering each other on for a great cause! We work together to promote health and fitness while promoting the mission of Lily’s Pad. Join us through Facebook with the link below. Not on Facebook? Email to get updates of upcoming events and group meetings.