There comes a time when you are more like a friend to your kids than just their parent. It may not happen until the teenage years or it may be at a young age that you realize the connection is beyond being just a mom and dad!

This is Mason's story. He and his dad are fishing buddies and it is one of the most powerful St. Jude success stories you will see.

When you become a Partner in Hope and donate $20 a month, you are giving sick kids and their families HOPE. Call 800-372-4999.

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