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Give Big Hawaii (Updated post)

The Give Big Hawai‘i campaign is drawing to a close! To date, a total of $750 has been donated to HCCF and we need your help to reach our $5,000 goal. Please help to fund our programs and services, you still have time! Sadly, needs of our families whose children have cancer, have only increased […]

Give Big Hawaii

HONOLULU Magazine in conjunction with the Hawai‘i Community Foundation have repurposed Give Big Hawai‘i into The Aloha Campaign platform to assist in raising critical funds for nonprofits in Hawai‘i during this time of exceptional need. The site will be up through May 30, 2020. Each nonprofit has been given their own donation page. Our fundraising […]

CFC Special Solicitation – Online Giving Portal Reopened

Sadly, the needs of Hawaii’s children with cancer, and their families, have also increased during the COVID-19 Pandemic. These families, already burdened with out-of-pocket medical expenses, are struggling even more to make ends meet while their child is in treatment. The Combined Federal Campaign has reopened the CFC Portal through 6/30/2020 to accept donations. If […]

Target’s Work.Win.Give Drawing

Each year, Target does a Work.Win.Give drawing at each store nationwide. Each store draws 2 winners and each winner receives a $250 Target gift card for themselves, along with a $250 gift card to donate to a charity of their choice. Team Member, Koali`i Mossman, was one of the winners at the Kapolei location and […]

HCCF’s 20th Annual Christmas Party

HCCF is greatly blessed by the generosity of our local community year-round. Our annual Christmas Party is just one example of that outpouring of support. On Sat., 12/14, our families were treated to a very special event that included  live entertainment, four activity booths, a delicious meal and desserts, and a visit from Santa with […]

Federal Firefighters Raise Awareness for HCCF during the Honolulu Marathon

Back in Sept., our executive director met with Federal Firefighters who proposed walking the Honolulu Marathon in their gear to raise awareness for HCCF. They did just that on 12/8 and completed the 26 mile course in 11:32:45! Suffice it to say, they drew a lot of attention and cheers of support along the route! […]

Brick Oven Holiday Toys Drives for HCCF

The elves at Brick Oven Pizza are very busy collecting toys for our HCCF keiki at their Ward Village and Kapolei locations! If you would like to participate, you have until December 10th (from 11am-9pm) to bring a new, unwrapped gift of $20-$25 in value to Brick Oven Pizza Ward: 1170 Auahi St., Honolulu, HI […]

Saint Louis School Walk-A-Thon for HCCF

Saint Louis Elementary School held a Walk-A-Thon on October 17th to raise funds for Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation. The students collected pledges based on the number of times they could walk around the 440 yard track in a span of 45 minutes. It was amazing! The students had endless amounts of energy and enthusiasm and […]

School of Salsa Fundraiser for HCCF

The School of Salsa Hawaii held a fundraiser on 10/29 called Halloween for a Cause to benefit both Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation and Susan G. Komen Hawaii. Through this effort, both nonprofits were gifted with donations of $541.50. Our executive director, Donna Witsell spoke at the event, which was a high-energy evening filled with amazing […]

HCCF selected as one of 19 recipients for the Servco Foundation’s 20-19 Community Grant Program

Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF) was selected as one of 19 recipients for Servco Foundation’s 20-19 Community Grant Program (a part of Servco’ s $1.5 million Centennial Service Campaign). Servco received nearly 5,000 public nominations, representing 567 organizations from across the state. As part of the grant program, HCCF received a $20,000 grant from the […]