About Us

Our mission

To provide volunteers, funding and assistance with programs that benefit children diagnosed through Cook Children’s Medical Center with cancer and other illnesses.


Executive Board Members

Co-Presidents: Linda Kay Smith and Merry Watson


First Co-Vice Presidents (Programs): Susan MacDonald and Susan Woodward


Second  Co-Vice Presidents (Ways & Means/Pumpkins): Arlene Reid and Barb Boerner


Third Vice President (Membership): JoAnne Houston


Treasurer: Vicki Kight

Secretary: Pam Pugliese


Parliamentarian: Cathie Mollenhoff and Dianne Whittington

Committee Chairs and Appointed Positions

Camp Sanguinity: Dianne Whittington

Communications:  Dianne Whittington and Joy Williams


Facebook & Social Media Coordinator: Deborah Barker


Hospital Liaisons: Cathie Mollenhoff 

Tributes: LeGrand Spradley​


Website:  Jan Headrick

Advisory Board Members


Dan DeMatteo


Jerry V. Lindsay


JoAnn Sanders, M.D.


Ginny Tigue



Anyone that wishes to memorialize someone that is no longer with us, or to mark a special occasion such as a birthday, anniversary, graduation, or any notable event, may send a contribution to the address below.  All contributions are held in confidence.


The Tribute chairman receives the contributions, with names and addresses of who is sending it and who is to receive the acknowledgement. The contribution is then forwarded to the treasurer. Please do not send cash.


  1. An acknowledgement card is sent to the appropriate parties directed by the contributor.

  2. An acknowledgement card is sent to the contributor.

  3. A dated notebook listing contributions (amounts are not listed) is kept.


Contributions may be sent to:

Circle of Friends

 P.O. Box 374

Colleyville, Texas 76034