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

  • HCCF Awarded Large Grant from The Clarence T.C. Ching Foundation

    Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF) is honored to receive a $25,000 grant from The Clarence T.C. Ching Foundation in support of our Financial Assistance Program (FA). The grant was presented by the Foundation’s Executive Director, Tertia Freas to Donna Witsell, ED of HCCF. This program provides a safety net to our cancer families by paying […]

    Posted on 16th Jul 2021 0 comments
  • Enterprise Holdings Foundation’s Continued Generosity

    Mahalo Nui Loa to the Enterprise Holdings Foundation for the very generous donation of $3,000 to HCCF! This donation will support the safety net upon which our cancer keiki and their Ohana rely. The Enterprise Holdings Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Enterprise Holdings, which, through its integrated global network of independent regional subsidiaries and […]

    Posted on 9th Jul 2021 0 comments
  • Hawaii REBI Chapter’s Bowl Aloha

    June 25th was bittersweet. On that day, Hawaii REBI held a wonderful, event for HCCF that raised over $4000, called Bowl Aloha. Sadly, it was also the last Friday anyone would ever bowl at Pali Lanes in Kailua. This iconic and much-loved venue would close permanently on June 30th.  Nostalgia was heavy in the air, […]

    Posted on 2nd Jul 2021 0 comments
  • Use Amazon Smile on Prime Day

    Aloha Amazon shoppers & HCCF supporters! June 21st & 22nd are Amazon Prime Day(s)! Please choose HCCF on Amazon Smile as you shop! We deeply appreciate your support again this year!

    Posted on 18th Jun 2021 0 comments

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