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Tue, 05/29/2018 - 5:25 PM | by Pete Mackin

Skin Cancer Awareness

May—finally, we get warmer weather and plenty of sunshine! While it may be tempting to lose those winter layers and bask in the summer sun, be careful. Skin cancer is the most common cancer among Americans and the exposure to ultraviolet radiation is one of the leading causes. But that doesn’t mean we should fear […]

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 12:00 AM | by Pete Mackin

New Hope Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  LITTLE RED DOOR ANNOUNCES NEW HOPE CAPITAL PROJECT Indianapolis – Little Red Door Cancer Agency is excited to announce the New Hope capital project, a $ 2.1 million project that will transform and improve LRD’s building at 1801 N. Meridian into a vibrant community center for those battling cancer. Through this transformation, […]

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:23 PM | by Pete Mackin

Teddy Bears Donated to Children at Camp

By: Jessica Hoover When 13-year-old Emma Mann’s aunt was diagnosed with cancer four years ago, Emma just wanted to make her life a little easier. So she gave her aunt a Teddy bear from her closet decorated with peace signs. This was the first time of many that Emma donated bears to people in need. […]

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 4:11 PM | by Pete Mackin

Rock Bottom Givebacks

Heading downtown to watch the game tonight? Stop by Rock Bottom Brewery’s Dine to Donate for great food, drinks and benefit Little Red Door! Our friends at Rock Bottom are donating 10% of your receipt tonight or tomorrow night to help raise funds for the medically underserved residents of central Indiana. In addition, a portion […]

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin

Growler Fill Fridays

What is your favorite thing about the fall? Here at Little Red Door, we love the crisp beautiful weather, the changing leaves and getting to partner with Sun King Brewery for Growler Fill Friday! Working together with Sun King to help raise some much needed funds for the medically underserved residents of central Indiana means […]

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin


Little Red Door is so excited to announce the date of our 9th Annual Face of Hope Breakfast. Please mark your calendar for November 17th, 2016 from 7:30am–8:45am at the Indiana State Fair Grounds. In 2015, we had a record breaking year of 1020 guests in attendance, compared to 910 in 2014. Our total amount […]

Sun, 07/31/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin


Each summer, Camp Little Red Door takes Bradford Woods by storm creating a whole week of fun, laughter and words of encouragement for kids who have been diagnosed with cancer. Camp Little Red Door offers an environment free of stereotypes and full of opportunity to discuss the fears and anxieties that accompany a child’s cancer […]

Sun, 07/17/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Pete Mackin


Here at Little Red Door we focus on being active, eating healthy and building strong partnerships in our community.  Over the past few months we have partnered with Fresh Thyme Farmers Market for their Cultivate Community events. Little Red Door staff members were able to go to local Fresh Thyme stores and chat with shoppers […]

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 7:37 PM | by Pete Mackin

Get Glowing with LRD

Looking for a fun summer activity? Little Red Door is in search of volunteers who are willing to help us staff the Foam Glow Run on Saturday, June 25th! Volunteers will be responsible for helping out in the Foam Glow Zones, Glow Pack Tents, Water Stations, Glow Store, helping with Registration and acting as Course […]