St. Jude likes to party

St. Jude loves to celebrate the end of a patient's treatment with a party! You're invited to Ashtyn's No More Chemo party!

Posted: Jun 24, 2020 9:08 PM
Updated: Jun 24, 2020 9:09 PM

TUPELO, Miss (WTVA) -- At age five, Ashtyn was diagnosed with brain cancer.

In just two years, she’s endured two brain surgeries, proton therapy and chemo, but now Ashtyn is cancer free.

So, it’s time to celebrate, and there ain’t no party like a St. Jude party.

“Everything looks clear. No ugly white spots in there,” a St. Jude doctor said after reading a Ashtyn’s brain scan.

“It’s all gone,” Kiara, Ashtyn’s mom, said.

“YAY!” Ashtyn’s family said.

“St. Jude is your security blanket. At St. Jude, there is no color, no political background. You're just family,” Kiara said.

‘’Wonder Woman is flying y’all,” Brittany, Ashtyn’s mom, said.

“Time for us to say: pack up your bags, get out the door, you don’t need chemo anymore,“ a room full of St. Jude doctors and nurses sing.

“I’ve always felt like Ashtyn has a special place on this Earth. We don’t know what yet, but we are so thankful that we get an opportunity to see what that is,” Kiara said.

“She (Ashtyn) says ‘I want to be a doctor.’ And we say ‘Maybe you can be a doctor at St. Jude,’ and she loves that,” Kiara said.

You can help throw more parties like Ashtyn’s by reserving your ticket to the St. Jude Dream Home.

Tickets are $100.

This year, we are trying to raise 1 million dollars for St. Jude so we can end childhood cancer.

Call 1-800-456-8351 or go to dreamhome.org to get your ticket.

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And do it fast because you only have 1 week left to get your name entered to win these beautiful pieces of jewelry from Van Atkins Jewelers.

One person will win the earrings and the necklace.

But you have to get your ticket by July 2nd.

If you need more information on the dream home, the tickets or prizes log onto wtva-dot-com

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