Ericka R.

Ericka was born on October 19, 1994. She is the daughter of Melody and the older sister of Raquelle and Whitney. In November 2006, Ericka was diagnosed with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. She has been through five rounds of chemotherapy since then, and has made many good friends among her nurses, doctors, and other children undergoing similar treatment. Ericka’s mother says that she has “a positive attitude and is always smiling. She loves to play soccer, hang out with friends, and do crafts.”