Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Superheroes for a Cure Kickoff a HUGE Success!

Welcome to Superheroes for a cure (version 2.0)! Please follow us to get up to date information on the status of the campaign! Or visit Amy Eck's official website at to learn more about her campaign. Between March 8 and May 20, you can DONATE HERE! Thanks again to Carol and her team for letting us use her blog to carry on the Superhero Tradition!

Good morning all! We had a great time down in China Town at Mardi Gras spreading the word about the Superheroes for a Cure Campaign! That's right, the Superheroes for a Cure Campaign is OFFICIALLY underway. And other great news! The donation link is back up online. So head on over to the official LLS page and check it out.

Meanwhile, check out some pictures from the Superhero Kickoff!
And some more from this weekend's kickoff:

I'm off to work on my day job (superheroes have to have a day job :-), but will be back with more great news and updates!

Elastigirl Incredible
for Amy's Superheroes

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Superheroes For a Cure - The Story Continues!

Hey all! Superheroes for a Cure is moving to Hawaii this year to again campaign for the title of Woman of the Year.

This year, the Superheroes are led by Ms. Amy Eck. Come follow us over at! This year's campaign starts this Tuesday, March 8 and runs through May 20!

See you soon!
:-) Amy's Superheroes

Saturday, June 19, 2010

We Won!!!!

Big win for LLS Thursday night! In just 10 weeks the 14 candidates for Houston’s Man & Woman of the Year benefitting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society raised over $204,000!!!

Imagine the great life saving research this will allow LLS to continue!!!!


Man of the Year- Rocky Harris, Houston Dynamo

Woman of the Year- Carol Colin, Superheroes for a Cure


Also pictured: Boy of the Year Jack Dragna and Girl of the Year Hannah Gilbert

It was such an honor to be asked to raise money for the society that supports families that have battled, are battling or will battle leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma or other blood cancers. I appreciate the more that 350 Superheroes that joined in the campaign and supported LLS! It’s because of your generous donations that Superheroes for a Cure raised over $37,000!

Here are a few photos from our wonderful evening!

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The Future's So Bright, We Gotta' Wear Shades!

The drawing for the PRADA sunglasses was held on Saturday, June 19th and Jason Austin did the honors of drawing for the lucky winner!
The new owners of this fabulous pair of sunglasses are.... drumroll please....

Kim and Fil Thorn of Arizona! Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Thorn!

Tuesday, June 8, 2010


THIS Thursday is the last day to donate to Superheroes for a Cure! If you haven't donated yet, please consider making a donation today! CLICK HERE to donate now!!!!

The WINNER of the $25 Starbucks Card is......
Dijana Jones!!!
Thank you Superheroes for donating and supporting LLS!!! CLICK HERE to donate now!!!!

There are 3 types of people....
Which one are you?
The type of person who watches it happen.
The type of person it happens to.
The type of person makes it happen! CLICK HERE to donate now!!!!

In the past 40 years the survival rate for AML, the most common type of leukemia, has increased from 4% to more than 85% all because of those leaders who decided make things happen. You are the answer to these awful diseases!

CLICK HERE to donate now!!!! (are you getting the hint??!!)

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Dinner Under the Stars

A great big Super Hero THANK YOU to Corelli’s Italian Cafe for sponsoring our Dinner Under the Stars on Saturday night! It was a wonderful evening!

Dinner Under the Stars Top 10

10. Centerpieces for a Cure!


9. Superhero Amaretto-Infused Strawberries!


8. Superhero Snack Stand


7. Super Hard Working Hosts!

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6. Delicious Food from Corelli’s Italian Cafe

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5. A cinematic showing of Mary Poppins!

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4. Wonderful Superhero Friends


3.Raffle Prizes for a Cure!


2. Superhero Impromptu Dance Party


And, #1…..drum roll please…..

1. A REAL LIFE SUPERHERO IN ATTENDANCE!!!! Sweet Caroline and family, thank you for being a part of our special evening!