Vote for Trevor’s Trek to receive a grant from FedEx up to $25,000!

Recently we applied for a grant from FedEx for up to $25,000.  We have been accepted and move on to round two!  It is now up to you, our valued supporters to visit the following link and vote for Trevor’s Trek!  With your help we will be able to continue to make a positive difference […]

Almost Three Years Since the Introduction of Senate Bill 50(Trevor’s Law)

It has been almost three years since the Disease Cluster hearing on Senate Bill 50(Trevor’s Law).  Disease clusters continue to surface throughout the United States, attacking our children and communities day in and day out.  Visit the link below on a news story from March, 2011 about the numerous disease clusters in Ohio.  With the […]

Asbestos, a Toxic Terror

There are many known (and un-known) environmental carcinogens that we come in contact with almost daily.  First and foremost it is in the hands of our leaders and lawmakers to regulate and protect our children and communities as effectively and efficiently as possible.  And there are some individuals in power who care deeply about the […]

Filmmaker Ken Burns eyes Clyde Cancer Cluster

  Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns is training his lens on the cancer cluster in eastern Sandusky County and the Clyde area, raising hope that he’ll raise awareness of the effect of the cancers on local families. Burns is not the director of “CANCER: The Emperor of All Maladies,” a planned six-hour, three-episode public television miniseries scheduled […]

Over the Edge for brain cancer research wraps up

The ‘Over the Edge’ event for brain cancer research wrapped up this weekend in San Diego.  It has been an incredible experience for us.  We made many great friends and connected with old ones.  Team McGraw powered by Trevor’s Trek exceeded their fundraising goal with a total of $23,477 raised for brain cancer research.  We […]

One-of-a-kind Items to Support Team Mcgraw Powered by Trevor’s Trek

With less than three weeks until our ‘Over the Edge’ event, Team McGraw powered by Trevor’s Trek has created an online page with unique, one of a kind items available for purchase to continue to generate funds for brain cancer research.  Items include a Tug McGraw autographed “Ya Gotta Believe” baseball cap and invite to […]

Trevor’s Trek Honors Childhood Cancer Awareness Month with the Tug McGraw Foundation

    Cancer, the word brings fear, panic and chaos to the majority of individuals who are unfortunate enough to cross paths with it. My name is Trevor Schaefer. In November of 2002 at the age of 13 I heard three words no child ever wants to hear; “you have cancer”. My body went numb; […]

Childhood Cancer Through a Mother’s Eyes

The month of September marks the bittersweet end to summer; it is also a time to celebrate with Labor Day picnics and back to school shopping.  But for the past 10 years, month number nine has taken on a whole new meaning for me.  I now celebrate September because it is National Childhood Cancer Awareness […]

Brews n’ Blues at Big Al’s benefiting Trevor’s Trek Foundation!

This saturday, August 24, 2013 Big Al’s in Meridian will present the Brews n’ Blues event featuring singer/songwriter and Blues Hall of Famer Jimmy Lloyd Rea and the Switchmasters.  Also performing on the Harmonica will be Captain Harry Lewis from Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch.  Big Al’s will be donating a portion of the proceeds from […]

Crapo to Hear Public Testimony During Downwinder Movie Premier in Emmett

For years Idahoans have been fighting for compensation for those exposed to nuclear fallout from the U.S. Nuclear Arms testing in the 1950s and 1960s.  This group, known as the ‘Downwinders’ have suffered from cancer and a myriad of other illnesses related to nuclear exposure.  Senator Crapo has co-sponsored legislation four times to amend the […]