500 Number of children in New Jersey that are diagnosed with cancer every year. This is higher than all but 5 other states in the nation.
(Source: National Institutes of Health)
75% Percentage of families that will have at least one parent reduce hours or stop working to care for their child.
(Source: American Cancer Society)
15,700 Number of parents that will hear the words “your child has cancer.” Cancer is the leading cause of death by disease in children.
(Source: CureSearch)

Our Mission

What if every parent of a child with cancer had a place to turn to for support?

We believe that no family should suffer financial hardship while battling childhood cancer.

Taking action together we have the power to enable the medicine of hope.

Child with stuffed animal in hospital bed Child in treatment Smiling cancer survivor Happy, healthy child cancer survivor
Jan 23 2022

2022 Theater Dance Center Dance for a Cure!

Theater Dance Center Dancers engage in a beautiful afternoon that demonstrates their talents, skills, and heart. All proceeds from this event benefit local children fighting cancer through the Fighting Children's Cancer Foundation.
Apr 1 2022

2022 Jersey Shore Comedy Night

We are excited to gather together for a night of laughter, fun, and prizes so we together can support local children and families fighting pediatric cancer!
Jun 14 2022

2022 North Jersey Golf Event

Join us for a day of golf, special moments, and connection as we celebrate our 25th year of helping children and their families fighting pediatric cancer!
Sep 22 2022

2022 Jersey Shore Golf Event

Join us for this legacy event on a beautiful course as we celebrate 25 years of helping children and families fighting cancer! More information to follow.
Nov 12 2022

2022 Silver Anniversary Gala

Join us for the Silver Anniversary Gala! More information to follow!

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