Jessie Joy Rees


Jessie’s Legacy Continues To Spread Joy, Hope To Thousands

Jessie Joy Rees is the little girl who inspired so many others with her amazing spirit, even as she battled brain cancer. Now her legacy lives on through others, who continue to spread her message of joy, hope, and love.


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Girl Faces Cancer With Courage, Hope And Unyielding Love

Twelve-year-old Jessie Rees is fighting cancer, but she is not thinking about herself. Instead she is spreading happiness and hope to other children with cancer through her JoyJars.


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Girl Spreads Joy To Others While Battling Cancer

A loving couple, three beautiful kids and a faith as strong as any family can have — that, in words, describes the Rees family.

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