Our Mission It started with a boy named Ryan; now it is about him and so many others

JUST TRYAN IT seeks to positively impact the lives of families whose children have been diagnosed with cancer by providing them with financial assistance. We strive to instill the importance of philanthropy and service, promote wellness, and inspire tomorrow’s leaders to make a difference in their communities.

Our Races Our main fundraising event is a Kids Triathlon

Registration opens February 15

Chapel Hill, NC

May 21, 2017

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Registration opens March 18

Bethesda, MD

June 18, 2017

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Our Impact We help families impacted by cancer and teach healthy kids how to give back to their communities

How we help

 

NICHOLAS

Our family feels fortunate to have had the support of the Georgetown Lombardi Cancer Clinic where Nicholas was successfully treated for a Rhabdomyosarcoma at the age of one in 2008 and again at ... Read more

Sophia

Sophia was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma with Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome when she was just 20 months old. In the Spring of 2006, at 15 months old, Sophia started stumbling over her own feet an... Read more

Abby

Abby is a 9 year old young lady that has been battling cancer, specifically PH+ ALL (leukemia) since she was 4. Initially diagnosed in Feb 2011, it has been a long journey.

With a wonderf... Read more

Izaiah

Izaiah was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) on January 14, 2013. It was very hard for him to adjust to being in the hospital and not being able to go to school for pre-K. He mis... Read more

Since 2010, we have gifted over $1,314,400 to families fighting childhood cancer. Donate