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

  • Central Pacific Bank 10th Annual Charity Walk

    Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation is blessed to have been selected as one of the recipients of the 10th Annual Central Pacific Bank Walk to be held on May 11, 2019 at Ala Moana Beach Park. The selected location honors CPB’s founding fathers who conceived the bank’s mission and vision under the park’s banyan trees! The CPB […]

    Posted on 13th Mar 2019 0 comments
  • HLTA Charity Walk – 41st Annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk (Oahu)

    The Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association will be holding their 41st Annual Visitor Industry Walk on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 8AM at Magic Island. Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation will have an opportunity to receive proceeds from this walk. Please support HCCF at the HLTA Charity Walk We have HCCF walk t-shirts available for the […]

    Posted on 12th Mar 2019 0 comments
  • First Hawaiian Bank Kokua Mai Campaign 2018

    Once again, HCCF was blessed to be a recipient of First Hawaiian Bank’s Kokua Mai Campaign. This year, First Hawaiian Bank raised over $811,000 to help out over 30 charitable organizations that were chosen by its employees. The campaign was also open to retirees of the bank. Executive Director, Donna Witsell and Board Members, Christopher […]

    Posted on 26th Dec 2018 0 comments
  • Bank of Hawaii Live Kokua Campaign 2018

    During August 27th through October 5th, employees of Bank of Hawaii selected 23 charities to support.  Both current employees and retirees were invited to participate. Representatives of the 23 beneficiaries were invited to the Live Kokua Campaign Check Presentation and the 7th Annual Tree Lighting Celebration on December 10th.   Bank of Hawaii (“BOH”) collected a […]

    Posted on 18th Dec 2018 0 comments

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