"If I can’t afford that dress shirt, I don’t get to get it," the staffer told a three-time cancer survivor.
"If I could get healthy enough to model, I might inspire another young cancer kid like me not to give up."
Experts and those who've lived with the illness share how you can really offer your support.
After treatment, many survivors face sexual dysfunction. For young adults, these problems can be especially challenging.
Thomas, a fifth-grader from Bowie, Maryland, didn’t cut his locks for two years just so he could donate them to cancer survivors.