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30 Years of Care & Compassion

30 years ago, a group of parents whose children were fighting cancer or had lost their battle to cancer were joined by pediatric oncologist, Dr. “Bob” Wilkinson, and other dedicated and caring medical professionals, to launch a fledgling HCCF. Two years later in 1993, HCCF would become an official 501 (c)(3) nonprofit. The objective of […]

Donations Needed

With only 3 days left in 2020, we humbly ask for your support to make a huge difference in the lives of children diagnosed with cancer, and their families. Remember, this is an exceptionally good year to make tax-deductible donations. Visit: for more information. To donate, please go to: or mail your donation […]

HCCF’s Drive-Thru Christmas Event

HCCF held a fun, exciting and safe, drive-thru holiday event on Sat., 12/12. After car-side check-in, HCCF families drove past on-stage live entertainment that featured gifted, local songbirds, Maila Gibson and Stacie Ku’ulei, accompanied by the talented, Aron Nelson. Families then proceeded to the next canopy where they received yummy bentos and decorated cookies. And […]

12 Bars of Christmas

Mahalo to Mark Becker for his long-time support of Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF), which he says, holds a special place in his heart. Our ED attended his wonderful fundraising event last year and though that can’t happen this year, Mark is not deterred in his desire to help our keiki and their families in […]

Bringing Joy to HCCF Keiki

HCCF is truly blessed by a great number of donations that are made in support or our annual holiday party! Among our newest  donors are, Kendrick Simmons of Kendrick Simmons Productions, LLC & Daniel Janik from Savant Books and Publications. Together, they generously donated 50 Truth and Tell Travel the Solar System coloring books, audio […]

Cancer Did Not Take a Break in 2020

In 2020, cancer did not stop its forward march through our state. On average, a new pediatric diagnosis is made every week, further adding to the numbers of children already in treatment. Imagine for a moment, that you are a mom or a dad whose child is diagnosed with cancer, while simultaneously dealing with the […]


Give Big Hawai’i is an excellent way to connect donors to the causes and charities they care about most. We are very appreciative of the partnership between Honolulu Magazine and the Hawaii Community Foundation in support of local nonprofits. Please visit: to donate. To kick things off, an anonymous donor will match the first […]

Murphy’s Bar and Grill – 2020 Outstanding Small Business Recipient

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Aloha Chapter celebrates National Philanthropy Day each year by honoring those who give back to their community to create a better Hawaii for all! This year, Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation and Hawaii Literacy joined the Hawaii Community Foundation in nominating Murphy’s Bar & Grill as Outstanding Small Business for […]

Edward Enterprises, Inc. Generously Supports Local Nonprofits

For over 18 years, Edward Enterprises has supported HCCF with the highest quality in printing services. The substantial discounts they have offered have enabled HCCF to present polished, and professional printed materials. We are eternally grateful to Mr. Ibara and his team at Edward Enterprises for going above and beyond to help local nonprofits like […]

Amazon Prime Day Oct. 13-14

October 13 & 14 are Amazon Prime Day(s)! Please choose HCCF on Amazon Smile as you shop! We truly appreciate your support this year! #helpingkidswithcancer #hawaiichildrenscancerfoundation #amazonprime