Paying It Forward!
A young singer who beat cancer helps others face the same challenges.
At age 12, Falyn Vega of Jackson, N.J., was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. She’s been in remission for 5½ years, and at 18, she says she’s “so proud to be helping children with cancer through the arts” by singing in the new music video “I Am a Free Bird,” promoting the nonprofit A Free Bird. The organization helps pediatric cancer patients attend shows, get arts tutoring and connect with grants and professionals in their field of interest.
With cancer survivor Pietra Braga Boll, 11 Falyn at 12