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California Couple Whose Son Died of Cancer Offers Free Rides to Hospital Treatment for Sick Children and Families

When Richard Nares and his wife Diane lost their only child, Emilio, just shy of his 6th birthday, they were devastated. After marrying later in life, Emilio had been their joy. During his treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, the San Diego-area couple was saddened watching other families struggle just to make it to the hospital, (read more)

Foundation offers free van rides to low-income kids fighting cancer

Emilio Nares was just 5-years-old when he died following a two-year battle with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). His parents, Richard and Diane, collected the pain they felt over the loss of their only child and channeled it into building a foundation to help other sick children and honor their son’s memory. The Nares sat by (read more)

6-year-old first to ring ‘symbol of triumph’ at Rady Children’s

Read story and watch video online UNION TRIBUNE - December 22, 2016 - by Allison Sampite-Montecalvo Six-year-old Eliana Feliciano was diagnosed with cancer last year on Christmas Day. On Thursday, after finishing her year-long treatment, she was the first patient to ring the new survivor bell at Rady Children’s Hospital. The bell gives children (read more)

Ride with Emilio

August 12, 2015 – Telemundo Yuma-El Centro (read more)

Training for the finish line, and to finish cancer

September 11, 2015 – CBS 8 San Diego (read more)

Emilio Nares Foundation Helps Valley Children Suffering From Cancer

July 13, 2015 - The Desert Review by Michelle Smith "This is more than a foundation.  It’s more like a calling.  A real passion.” – Richard Nares of The Emilio Nares Foundation San Diego resident Richard Nares believes he is walking in his life’s calling; and because of his dedication to this calling, the lives (read more)

Richard Nares – Hero Dad

June 2015 – Parenting OC Magazine (read more)

Van service provides lift for families dealing with cancer

April 21, 2015 – The Orange County Register (read more)

Support Drive for Rides

April 8, 2015 – CW6 (read more)

OC Man Launches Program to Help Low Income Cancer Patients

February 12, 2015 – ABC 7 (read more)

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