The Bright-Eyed

Caring for Kids with Cancer (feat. Olivia Zhang)

July 19, 2021 Daisy Noh Season 3 Episode 5
The Bright-Eyed
Caring for Kids with Cancer (feat. Olivia Zhang)
Show Notes

Today's episode features Olivia Zhang: the founder of the nonprofit organization Cancer Kids First.  Olivia is a 16 year old sophomore who is passionate about helping others. As the CEO and founder of Cancer Kids First, Olivia oversees 17K+ volunteers and 60 chapters across the world. Cancer Kids First, or CKF, works towards providing kids with cancer with a chance at a normal childhood and aims to normalize the hospital environment through events, fundraisers, care packages, and more. We discuss Olivia’s personal connection with cancer, how the pandemic has affected cancer patients, and how Olivia manages such a large organization. Take a listen!

Cancer Kids First:  https://www.cancerkidsfirst.org/

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