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

  • Consider Becoming an HCCF Holiday Sponsor

    Although Halloween is not yet upon us, the months are racing by and we’re already in the planning stages of our annual, holiday party. We rely on our sponsors and donors to make the season bright for our HCCF families. Because we need the help of so many elves, we hope you will consider becoming […]

    Posted on 9th Oct 2019 0 comments
  • 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


“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

  • Cancer Families Need Not Journey Alone

    “Mahalo for your continued support w/ reimbursements. We want you to know this eases the financial burden, when only one parent is able to work due to travel w/ Karley & no income coming in during Karley’s treatment days. This ensures we have propane for the Stove & Fridge & a Phone for appointments in […]

    Posted on 7th Apr 2021 0 comments
  • Care & Compassion

    Childhood cancer patients remain in treatment for an average of 1-3 years, which means the out-of-pocket expenses for each family can be staggering, costing up to tens of thousands of dollars. “Our young daughter Taj was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma three years ago. According to her oncological team the cancer is now categorised as terminal […]

    Posted on 22nd Mar 2021 0 comments
  • 20 Half-Marathons to Raise Funds for HCCF

    As previously shared, Lindsay Brown committed to run a half marathon a day for 20 days (to raise funds & awareness for HCCF), an amazing feat she completed on March 1st. We are thrilled to report that Lindsay’s fundraiser raised close to $3300! But she did not stop there! Barely recovered, she turned around and […]

    Posted on 12th Mar 2021 0 comments
  • St. Patty’s Day Event

    You have a wonderful opportunity to support Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF) and grab a delicious meal at the same time! This St. Patrick’s Day (Wed., March 17th), Murphy’s Bar & Grill will donate 10% of their proceeds to HCCF. Both dine-in and outdoor pickup options are available. For reservations, please call Murphy’s Bar & […]

    Posted on 11th Mar 2021 0 comments

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