Childhood Cancer: Awareness & Action

It’s one thing to have awareness of childhood cancer.

 It’s another to ACT on that awareness.

As I’ve mentioned before, the National Cancer Institute only spends 4% of its budget on childhood cancers.
These children deserve more than 4%.
Read more childhood cancer facts in this post here.

Maddie Grace Warrior Princess Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
How you can help

Spread awareness:

Post information about childhood cancer on social media.

Tell your friends how they can help.

Use hashtags like #GoGold, #MoreThan4, and #ChildhoodCancerAwareness on social media.

Donate to the cause:

Children’s Cancer Research Fund

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

  • PayPal will match 1% of your donation if you donate via PayPal

Donate Delta SkyMiles

Donate Your Car

Donate Your Electronics

Donate Stocks

Become a monthly donor

Donate to a family in need

Fundraising:

Register for a walk/run fundraiser near you

Create a fundraiser

Plan a fundraising event near you

Volunteer:

Contact your local hospital and ask how you can volunteer.

Volunteer to help a fundraiser near you

Other ways you can help:

Shop/eat at partner organizations. A portion of your purchase will go towards childhood cancer research. View partnering organizations here.

Purchase St. Jude checks or mailing labels. These are every day purchases you can use for a good cause.

Use your special day in a special way!

Help Maddie Grace

I am going gold this month for Maddie Grace Warrior Princess.  Maddie is fighting currently fighting cancer for the seventh time.  You can help by being Maddie’s miracle and donating to her GoFundMe.

Be Maddie Grace Warrior Princess' Miracle Childhood Cancer Awareness Month