Aloha & Welcome to HCCF

Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF) is the only organization in Hawaii whose exclusive focus is children with cancer and their families. The Foundation is dedicated to the children who are battling cancer, to those who have survived, and to those who survive in our hearts. All of HCCF’s funds stay in Hawaii to help families cope with childhood cancer.

Press Releases

  • 14th Annual Fundraiser – Hot Havana Nights

    HCCF will be holding it’s 14th Annual Fundraising Dinner on June 22, 2019 from 6pm – 10pm at Murphy’s Bar and Grill. This year’s theme, Hot Havana Nights, will be a fun and memorable night. This year, we will be honoring Diane Ono for her contributions to HCCF since 1999. Please join us in honoring […]

    Posted on 13th Mar 2019 0 comments
  • Donna Witsell – New Executive Director

    Donna is the newly appointed Executive Director of Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF). She is responsible for the day-to-day operations and overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of HCCF. Prior to HCCF, Donna dedicated nearly 2 decades of her nonprofit career specifically to programs and services that assist seriously ill children and their families. […]

    Posted on 2nd Jul 2018 0 comments

Testimonials

“Thank you all very much for all you have done for us. I wouldn’t have known what to do or where to go. I was scared for my son and myself…and you were there to help us.”
- Cathleen San Nicholas
(Her son Ryan Unchangco was diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer at age 9.)

“Since my daughter was diagnosed, I have not been able to return to work. You have taken a huge weight off of my shoulders. I can’t thank you enough.”
- Debra Seitz
(Her daughter Rita was diagnosed with lymphoma at age 12.)

Read more testimonials »

News & Events

  • Ace Auto Glass Tournament

    Ace Auto Glass has supported Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation through their annual golf tournament for the past 20  years! HCCF is deeply grateful for the generosity and hard work that Owner & President, Calvin Tamaye, his family, staff and volunteers dedicate to this event every year. Calvin shared, “It has truly been a privilege and […]

    Posted on 22nd Jul 2019 0 comments
  • National Cancer Survivor’s Month

    June is National Cancer Survivor’s Month. According to the National Cancer Institute, an individual is considered a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis until the end of life. In addition, because a cancer diagnosis also affects family members, friends, and caregivers, they too are considered cancer survivors. To our HCCF survivors, we stand with […]

    Posted on 20th Jun 2019 0 comments
  • Friends of Hawaii Charities Grant

    Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation received a generous grant from the Friends of Hawaii Charities! The funding supports our Financial Assistance Program, which is a lifeline to families who may face financial ruin due to income disruption and out of pocket expenses related to their child being in cancer treatment. We are extremely grateful for this […]

    Posted on 4th Jun 2019 0 comments
  • HCCF & CPB on Hawaii News Now

    HCCF Executive Director, Donna Witsell, was on Hawaii News Now to talk about our partnership with Central Pacific Bank for its annual Central Pacific Bank Charity Walk. Check out this link to view the segment: Hawaii News Now Link

    Posted on 31st May 2019 0 comments

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