Congrats to our 2012 Alumni Soccer Cup Winners – Capital High School

 - by Friends of Mia

Special thanks to all the athletes on the eight Alumni teams that played hard to make it to the FoM Alumni Soccer Cup finals. Congratulations to Capital High School to a great win. This event had an amazning turnout and we raised over $18,000! We will be able to provied dinners to over 80 families at the Ronald McDonald House, host fun activitities for patients and families and provide outside meals for families staying overnight at Seattle Children’s Hospital.


2012 Alumni Soccer Tournament & Benefit

 - by Friends of Mia

Hope you’ll join us to honor Mia, by supporting Friends of Mia, as we play her favorite sport, celebrate FoM supporters and raise money to help local families dealing with childhood cancer.

TOURNAMENT begins at 8:45am at South Sound Stadium, bring your school spirit and root on your favorite Alumni from: Black Hills, Capital, North Thurston, Olympia, River Ridge, Timberline, Tumwater and Shelton/Yelm High Schools.

Pool Play Round Schedule
8:45am River Ridge vs Timberline, Black Hills vs Olympia, Capital vs Tumwater, North Thurston vs Shelton/Yelm
10:15am Tumwater vs Olympia, River Ridge vs North Thurston, Black Hills vs Capital, Shelton/Yelm vs Timberline
11:45am Timberline vs North Thurston, Tumwater vs Black Hills, Capital vs Olympia, River Ridge vs Shelton/Yelm
1:15pm & 2:15pm
Trophy Presentation
6:30pm at post tournament party (see address below)

POST TOURNAMENT PARTY starts at 6:00pm at Faith Community Center, 7075 Pacific Ave SE. Everyone is welcome, NO COVER for a night out with great company. We will have drinks, dessert, music, photo booth, dancing, and amazing silent and live auction items that will benefit Friends of Mia.

March for Mia, 2012

 - by Friends of Mia
March 29, 2012
4:00 pmto8:00 pm
March for Mia 2012

Sweet Life Boutique

Shop for the Cause! Please join Sweet Life Boutique for a fun night of raffles, giveaways, shopping and sweets!

15% of the proceeds on March 29th will be donated to Friends of Mia!

2012 FoM Alumni Soccer Tournament

 - by Friends of Mia
June 9, 2012
8:15 amto5:30 pm

Tournament planning has begun and we’re ironing out the details. Check back soon for updates!

Tournament will be on Sat. June 9, 2012 followed by an after party fundraiser. Fundraiser will include a Silent Auction, Live Auction, Drinks and light appetizers.

Click here: For more info about sponsorships, donations or participating on a sub-committee.

Luxe for Style Cut-A-Thon, benefiting FoM & RR

 - by Friends of Mia
September 17, 2011
10:00 amto7:00 pm
Luxe for Style is hosting this event to benefit Childhood Cancer Research and Family Support through Rhema’s Reality and Friends of Mia.
Robert Allan, Frida, Jackie Barrett-Franco from Xsalonce Salon, and Luxe for Style will be using their talents to help raise money. Schedule your 30 minute appointment for a $15 dry cut or a $35 shampoo, cut and dry with one of Olympia’s top stylists. All proceeds will go to Rhema’s Reality and Friends of Mia. Call 360-754-1600 to make your appointment now!
Brian Kasnyik, an Olympia area photographer, will be doing photo sessions on the 17th with all proceeds going to the cause. If you need a portrait or need to get caught up on photos of the kids…now is the time. For $20 you will get 20 minutes with this talented photographer and a 5×7 of your choice. Call 360-74-1600 today to schedule your session!
Red Door, Painted Plate, Sweet Life, Shur Kleen Car Wash,and Archibald Sisters will be donating a percentage of their sales this day to Rhema’s Reality and Friends of Mia as well.

3rd Annual Timberline vs. North Thurston High School Alumni Soccer Game

 - by Friends of Mia
August 14, 2011 3:00 pmtoAugust 15, 2011 12:00 am
3:00 pmto8:00 pm

This event will benefit Super Mia and her family.

Game will start at 3pm: South Sound Stadium - located next to Chinook Middle School-4301 Sixth Ave NE-Lacey, WA 98516 Post game festivities at O'Blarney's including a silent auction on the family side of O'Blarney's. O'Blarney's will be donating 15% of their proceeds from 5pm-8pm to 'Friends of Mia'. Bring your family and support our event.

If you are interested in playing: Contact Coach John Hayes (THS) & Chris Knudson (NTHS) for info.
or visit Friends of Mia on facebook.

Department of Ecology co-workers take lead on forming groups for Olympia Traverse

 - by Friends of Mia
July 23, 2011

Olympia Traverse ( is a local multi-sport event that allows race fees to be donated to local charities.  An Ecology employee (Casey Deligeannis) is helping his young daughter (Mia) fight leukemia. Her fundraiser is called “Friends of Mia” and is listed on the Olympia Traverse website as one of the several local charities to donate race funds to. 

Contact for more info.

Join Panorama and Chico’s

 - by Friends of Mia
May 21, 2011
11:00 amto3:00 pm

Join Chico’s and Panorama as they show you lovely spring styles modeled by Panorama residents. Fun entertainment, brunch fare and music will be provided. The cost is $25 per plate Mimosa’s $3 per glass cash only please. Proceeds will benefit Friends of Mia a local organization bringing smiles to local families with children being treated for Cancer. Reserve your table by calling (360)438-7772

Sweet Life hosts: March for Mia

 - by Friends of Mia
March 1, 2011 11:00 amtoMarch 31, 2011 6:00 pm


For the entire month of March, Sweet Life will donate 5% of your purchase to Mia and her family.