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To provide financial support to Vermont, New York, and California families enduring pediatric cancer.
To promote the implementation of creative writing in schools.

Emily M Lyman Foundation


Suporting the inaugural Spring Arts Celebration at Mater Christi School in Burlington, VT. To read about the project along with some fabulous creative writing click HERE.
Supporting the Child Life Department at the UVM Medical Center.

Donating funds to Camp Ta-Kum-Tah to purchase sound equipment for their stage.
Establishing the Emily M Lyman Pediatric Leukemia Research Fund. To read about the research click HERE .

Monica Lyman and the 5th grade girls from Mater Christi School

Monica Lyman and Carole 

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Making a $10,000 donation to Dr. Jessica Heath's research on aggressive pediatric leukemias - June 2018
Click HERE for Dr. Heath's 2019 update on her research.
Click HERE to read the article, "Disrupting Leukemia" about Dr. Heath's and her incredible research.

 Emily Mini Gift Deliveries


Giving a grant to Camp Ta Kum Tah to purchase song books for all of their campers​ - June 2018
Delivering Emily Mini Gifts to pediatric oncology patients.
A grateful recipient of an
Emily Mini Gift

Sending out packages of hope and support to Vermont and New York familes - whenever a request comes my way! To read about who we have been helping click  HERE!                                

November 2017
A grateful recipient of an
Emily M Lyman Foundation grant
A fundraiser for a pediatric cancer patient.
T​​​​​​​​​​​he Regal Gymnastics Team held a HUGE fundraiser in November 2016 for the Emily M Lyman Foundationand raised $8,620!
Thank you ladies!

Over $1,000 was raised by Kathleen Porter and her 2016 Mother's Day Mini Photo Shoots. 
Thank you Kathleen!

The Flamingo Frenzy Fundraiser raised over $2,200 - 100% goes to the foundation! Thank you for all of your support. The flamingos have flown south for the winter and are no longer available.

 Click on the link to watch a news story on the flamingo fundraiser: http://www.wcax.com/story/29582742/flamingos-to-fight-cancer​​

The Emily M Lyman Foundation hopes to gives both intellectual and spiritual light, through writing workshops, author's visits, and Emily's many wonderful  writing pieces.
The Emily M Lyman Foundation strives to make the lives of families coping with pediatric cancer more cheerful and bright through monetary contributions.
Emily enlightend our world with her intellectual curiosity and her positive outlook on life. She had an impact on everyone she met. Her determination and insight were contagious. We continue to learn from her.