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Cover Story 

Sydney Diamond, young donor

A bright future for philanthropy

Maggie Miller and Sidney Diamond have never met, but the two girls share a strong bond: grandparents, all from Houston, who have endured cancer.  

To help prevent other children from losing loved ones to cancer, both girls are fighting back the best way they know how by helping fund cancer research at MD Anderson.

Survivors Say

John Webb and son Keith celebrate a clean bill of health with an Alaskan fishing trip.

Celebrating a clean bill of health

John Webb retired in 1996 as president of Exxon Chemical Americas. He is a three-time cancer survivor and longtime MD Anderson supporter. He and his wife, Francine, live in Austin.