Spencer Paul Tracy was diagnosed with AML, a rare and aggressive form of Leukemia at age 15. After a series of treatments and a subsequent stem cell transplant, Spencer developed life threatening respiratory complications and passed away peacefully at home on January 11, 2020, at the age of 18.
Spencer was from Berlin, and his dream was to help, heal, support, and inspire children suffering from life threatening illnesses. Spencer’s Hero Academia is a scholarship fund created to honor his love of knowledge and follow his desire to assist other children like him who have faced medical adversity. Your Check-ins and support will help make Spencer’s wishes a reality.