David Tuccaro Jr survived childhood ALL Leukemia and is using his life story to help encourage people to become bone marrow donors.
I had the extreme pleasure of interviewing David for my Journey To Success Radio show. I was in tears for part of the interview as David story is very touching and is similar in many ways to mine. It will be aired Thursday, April 3rd at 1:00pm EST.
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David is a Mikisew Cree First Nation who overcame his fight with Leukemia, chronicled in his memoir, Bad to the Bone: The True Story of David Tuccaro Jr. Born and raised in Ft. McMurray, Canada. He shares his tumultuous journey of self-discovery through pain, hopelessness and the feeling of inadequacy to inspire others to overcome adversity. After finding his purpose, he is living out his passion of teaching others to save lives by registering to become a bone marrow donor. David spends his free time with his family and enjoying music.
Marala Scott, one of 5 people chosen by Oprah for the title of Oprah's Ambassador of Hope, wrote the book with David.
Marala Scott is an Award-winning Author and Oprah’s Ambassador of Hope, (In Our House: Perception vs. Reality and Surrounded By Inspiration). Marala Scott takes you inside the horrific battle of a young man with Leukemia and shares the unique perspective of his bone marrow donor. The Story of David Tuccaro Jr. will give you strength and inspiration never before felt!
David Tuccaro Jr. is a Mikisew Cree First Nation. Born and raised in Ft. McMurray, Canada he takes you on a tumultuous journey of self-discovery through pain, hopelessness and the feeling of inadequacy. His father, one of Canada’s most successful business leaders, sets the bar so high David is fearful of aiming for it. Searching to find his purpose, he desperately attempts to live out his passion. His only reprieve is to dive inside music and find healing from there as he struggles to fit in a world that doesn’t understand him. Unaware of his horrific fate, David captivates you with a tour through his experiences. He shares the shocking revelation of what happens when you don’t appreciate the value of life. When it’s nearly ripped from him without forewarning, David must find the courage and strength to battle something so vile and vicious, no one believes he can conquer it, because it’s Bad to the Bone!