Paul Matthews

I'm Paul the father of the bravest person I'll ever know in my life time. Eli was my true "HERO" in life, and as long as I walk the face of this earth I will fight in Eli's memory for a cure for childhood Leukemia.

Most commented posts

  1. Hot Wheels From Heaven — 20 comments
  3. Meghan Guerrera Goes BALD to carry out Eli’s wishes to find a cure for childhood cancer!!!! — 8 comments
  4. The bELIeve ACT Right to try for Terminally Ill Children — 8 comments
  5. Cancer Slayer (IT TAKES A TRIBE OF ELI WARRIORS) — 6 comments

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1st Annual Eli Seth Matthews Roar for a Cure Motorcycle show

Total raised $3,013.00 at this wonderful event.  A BIG thank you to Pam and everyone at Miss Oxford Diner.  I would also like to thank The Old Ice Factory for donating a % of sales during this event. I ask everyone reading this to stop by The Old Ice Factory and Miss Oxford Diner and …

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OAHS Dodgeball Tournament 3/8/2012

Comments from Kim: Last night, we raised $1,384.00 for the Eli Seth Matthews Leukemia Foundation, Inc. which was just about double what we raised last year!! I want to thank those who came to watch and support our charity event. The FBLA officers and I want to especially thank Helen Arot, Karen Rita, Joan Lafferty …

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2nd Annual Eli’s Run

Oxford Area High School Cross Country Course, 705 Waterway Rd Saturday, May 12, 2012. 9:00am until 12:00pm.. All proceeds will benefit the Eli Seth Matthews Leukemia Foundation! * Saturday May 12th, Rain or Shine. (9am-12pm) * • Walk up registration accepted from 9-10am (T-shirt not guaranteed). • Pre-registration recommended. • 1 Mile Fun Run $12 …

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Flapjack Fundraiser 100% Success

To all of our family and friends that came out today for our first Flapjack Fundraiser at Applebee’s in Kennett Square: We want to thank you for making it such a big success. We had around 225 people show their support today in this fight against childhood cancer (Leukemia). We also wanted to announce that …

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Fight For Eli will Poor Some Sugar on Half Pints Sports Pub & Grill

Gather up your friends and head over to Half Pints for a Rockin’ Good Time for a Great Cause Saturday June 16th 9:00 pm till 1:00 am Featuring LIVE performance from Fight for Eli Join the FIGHT as Fight for Eli ROCKS our way to a cure — Dinner and a Show — Come on …

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Walgreens of Oxford, PA Joins the FIGHT!!!!

Today marks another BIG step in this fight against childhood Cancer.  Walgreens of Oxford, PA has joined this FIGHT  in Eli’s memory and honor.   Thank you Samantha Neyman for helping get this done, for helping Austin and I put this wonderful poster together.  Eli’s Beloved Puppy, Mom, Dad and big brother Austin also included in …

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Fight For Eli Rocked the Wedge on 2/4/2012 into the am of 2/5/2012

Check out these photos taken at the The Wedge Restaurant & Bar when Fight For Eli Rocked the night away.  Oh we hammered the WEDGE!!!!  Carrying out Eli’s wishes to find a Cure for childhood cancer.                

Fight For Eli will ROCK the Ugly Mutt in Oxford, PA

Friends and Family join Fight For Eli at the Ugly Mutt as we carry out Eli’s wishes to find a cure for childhood cancer.  That Mutt is going to get a good brushing when Fight For Eli gets done Rocking the night away on Saturday April 28, 2012 from 9 till 1 AM.  The Ugly Mutt …

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Travis Mahaffey gives the gift of Art

While the Fight For Eli Band was at the Wedge carrying out Eli’s wishes to find a cure in walked Teresa Dean-burkey with this beautiful shirt air brushed by her son Travis Mahaffey.  If anyone you know our even yourself is looking for a true artist give Travis a call at 484-667-7278…  I gave this …

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