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
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2020 Annual North Jersey Golf Event

This is the Foundation golf event that started it all. The day includes contests, prizes, golf on one of NJ's premier golf courses, great food and company. Proceeds directly help children fighting cancer and their families. We look forward to gathering together when the Coronavirus pandemic subsides, and we will communicate the date of this event very soon. Until then, stay healthy and safe.
Aug 28 2020

2020 Annual Jersey Shore Comedy Night

Due to the Coronavirus situation this year, we are rescheduling our 6th Annual Jersey Shore Comedy Night.  We look forward to gathering together for a night of laughter that raises funds and awareness to support children and families fighting pediatric cancer.  We also will be grateful and excited to celebrate coming out of these challenging times.
Sep 24 2020

2020 Annual Gala

The 2020 Gala will be Thursday night, September 24th, at The Grove in Cedar Grove. We hope that this new date will be a night of celebrating what we do for families, raising awareness and funds, and coming out of these current challenging times. Join us!

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