Cole's Pages

Cole's Pages

When your family is facing a medical crisis, Cole's Pages is here as a center for relationship, news, support and hope. Create a customized page to keep your family and friends updated.

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Kids Unite to Fight

Kids Unite to Fight

This program is dedicated to providing hope and encouragement for kids who are dealing with a medical illness by enlisting the help of school-aged youth. Its unique approach is simple, effective and meaningful to both schools and kids in the hospital.

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Cole's Prayer Team

This unique group strives to ‘Be There’ for others in their time of need while exemplifying God's love in action. Join the team to experience the blessing of reaching out to others.

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Cole's Prayer Team is committed to providing emotional support and praying for families with children who are facing a medical crisis. We are here to encourage your family along the way.

Featured Family

Ana vanKoeverden

Meet Ana the brave. A true cancer warrior. She was diagnosed with a pilocytic astrocytoma in her brain stem when she was 3. Her spunk and tenacity got her through a 1 1/2 year course of chemo (carbo/vinc). She was blessed with 2 1/2 years off before having a reoccurrence. At 7 years old, she endured 9 more months of chemo (vinblastine). We have just begun a new adventure, traveling to Boston for proton beam radiation. Please keep her in your prayers as she fights this villain.

Our family lives in Rochester, Minnesota. Kevin works at the Mayo Clinic as a nurse anesthetist and Heather is a stay-at-home mommy that previously worked as an Occupational Therapist (until this mom-job came along). We have two beautiful daughters. Ana was born in 2005 and Elsa was born in 2007.

Ana started having early morning vomiting just after her 3rd birthday in July 2008. It…

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Meet Our Families

Cole's Story

Cole Ruotsala was diagnosed with Adreno Cortical Carcinoma on July 27, 2008. Eight short weeks later his life on this earth ended and his legacy began!

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How Can I Help?

No family or child should have to fight this battle alone! With your involvement you can make a difference for families with children who are facing medical crisis.

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Praise Reports

Praise Reports

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Prayer Reqeusts

Prayer Requests

We believe in the power of prayer! Please take a moment to stop by our prayer requests page and pray for those who are in need of prayer support today.


Angel Wings

The term "Angel Wings" signifies those loved ones who have have gone on before. This list is in "Loving Memory" of all!