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
Nov 1 2019

2019 Holiday Giving Drive

The FCCF Holiday Giving Program embraces the heart of the season for families fighting pediatric cancer. Your involvement will make all the difference. Donations to the FCCF Holiday Giving Program go directly to families in need so they can enjoy the holidays despite a cancer diagnosis.
Mar 28 2020

2020 Annual Gala

The Fighting Children’s Cancer Foundation will hold its 18th annual gala, a festive and spirited gathering of friends and supporters united behind a worthy cause. Guests will enjoy a full Grand Cocktail Reception, live band, the amazing magic of Will Fern, a premier silent auction, and more. Hear from the children and families, be moved by their stories of courage, and take heart in the impact you directly have on their healing and recovery. Join us!

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