You Can Make an Impact
Children’s Cancer Research Fund invests in lifesaving, leading-edge research in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and cure of childhood cancers and blood-related disorders.
Fueled by compassion since opening our doors in 1981, our team has revolutionized the way childhood cancer is treated worldwide. Our investments in key research initiatives and patient care have led to innovative treatments, faster cures, new discoveries, and compassionate quality-of-life programs that give hope to pediatric patients and their families.
One person. One donation. One hour of volunteer time. Your time and efforts can make a huge difference in the lives of childhood cancer patients and their families.
Nov 26 | Join Children’s Cancer Research Fund together with KS95 Morning Show hosts Ryan & Shannon at the largest “Clouds” Choir at the Mall of America celebrating the one year anniversary of the release of Zach Sobiech’s song “Clouds!” Zach Sobiech of Lakeland, Minnesota was diagnosed with osteosarcoma,…Read More
Nov 15 | We are happy to report Give to the Max Day awesomeness! We raised nearly $26,000, which is nearly $9,000 more than last year and donations are still coming in. With our triple match grant in place until November 30th, that total becomes $78,000. Many thanks to all who gave to the max! We would like to extend a special thank…Read More
Nov 11 | On November 2nd, the Depot in downtown Minneapolis was filled with 900 compassionate guests of the 33rd Dawn of a Dream gala, Children’s Cancer Research Fund’s signature event. “Bringing Life to Dreams” was not only the theme of the event, but also its impact as an incredible $1.55 million was raised for childhood cancer research –…Read More
Oct 30 | The Dream Maker Award is presented to individuals who have shown commitment, dedication and truly outstanding support of our battle against childhood cancer. It is the highest honor presented by Children’s Cancer Research Fund, and at our annual Dawn of a Dream black tie gala on Saturday, November 2nd, we will be honoring two Dream Maker Award winners: Dr. John…Read More
Oct 22 | 15-year-old Zach of Woodbury, Minnesota was diagnosed with stage IV Nodular Sclerosing Hodgkin Disease in September last year, just as he was preparing to enter his freshman year of high school. From September 12th to March the following year Zach completed 17 radiation treatments and chemotherapy at the University of Minnesota. Today, Zach is technically “cancer free” and lives a…Read More
Oct 3 | Rock the Cause Records, the same label that released the #1 selling song Clouds by Zach Sobiech, has released a new single by local Minnesota band QuietDrive called Even When I’m Gone. Even When I’m Gone was released last month to raise awareness and support during National Childhood Cancer Awareness…Read More
Sep 20 | On Saturday at the University of Minnesota Golden Gopher’s football game will welcome the family of Zach Sobiech, the 18-year-old from Lakeland, Minn. who touched the world with his good-bye song, “Clouds”.Read More
Sep 12 | September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a time to honor and remember children and families affected by these rare diseases, and help rally support to give kids with cancer better outcomes by supporting our ground-breaking research. There are many ways to help, and here are some suggestions. Read More
Sep 3 | On August 17th, Children’s Cancer Research Fund and mission partner LubeTech celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the 140 Invitational, along with more than 285 participants and volunteers. For the first time, the event was held in the Twin Cities at Edinburgh USA in Brooklyn Park. Golfers and their guests enjoyed a day of golf followed by a lively dinner banquet…Read More
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