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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. We honor the children diagnosed with cancer, the medical professionals who compassionately treat them, the families who love and care for them, all the survivors and those who have lost their lives. At any given time in Hawaii, as many as 200 children are being treated for cancer. It […]

Foodland’s Give Aloha Campaign Sept. 1-30

Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF) is participating in Give Aloha, Foodland’s Annual Community Matching Gifts Program. From September 1-30, customers are invited to make donations of up to $249 to participating Hawaii non-profit organizations at checkout.  Donations are accepted at any Foodland, Sack N Save or Foodland Farms checkout. Foodland and the Western Union Foundation […]

Enterprise Holdings Foundation Provides Support to HCCF

We are incredibly grateful to Enterprise Holdings Foundation and Chris Sbarbaro (Enterprise Holdings, Vice President of Sales) for the very generous donation of $3,000 to HCCF! These funds speak directly to their commitment to support the safety net upon which our families rely. “The company’s private foundation was established in 1982 to give back to the communities […]

Mahalo Nui Loa Ace Auto Glass!

For two decades, Calvin Tamaye, owner of Ace Auto Glass and his Ohana have very generously supported HCCF through an annual golf tournament held every summer. Although the 21st Annual event had to be cancelled due to the pandemic, Ace Auto Glass made a huge donation of $5,000 to HCCF! We are deeply appreciative of […]

Testimonial

It is in times like this, that we as residents of this beautiful state, have shown just how amazing we are! We have pulled together time and time again to give a hand up and make a difference in the lives of those who are suffering. When we support our community, we are ourselves replenished. […]

Donor Love

Mahalo to each and every individual, business owner, service group and company that supports HCCF and its families! You make a huge impact on the quality of life for these families as they navigate their child’s cancer treatment and beyond. We could not do what we do without you! #communitystrong #weareinthistogether

Keeping HCCF Families Afloat

The struggles and stress are real; not one of us isn’t touched in some way by the Coronavirus pandemic. While HCCF has lost the benefit of several fundraising events in 2020, we are determined not to cut our programs and services. We know they are needed now more than ever. HCCF families are quickly overwhelmed […]

Shop Amazon Smile for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is just around the corner on Sunday, 6/21! Please consider using Amazon Smile for your gift giving. You’re bound to find something great for your dad and make a difference in the lives of HCCF families at the same time!  smile.amazon.com/ch/99-0299937. Shopping through Amazon Smile is a great way to support HCCF year […]

HCCF Cancels Annual Fundraiser

As so many individuals, families and businesses are struggling in ways that break our hearts, one thing remains true: our local community responds with Aloha to help our neighbors in need, time and time again. We at HCCF, renew our commitment to support Hawaii families whose children are diagnosed with cancer as we work together […]

June is National Cancer Survivor’s Month

June is National Cancer Survivor Month. According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), an individual is considered a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis until the end of life. In addition, because a cancer diagnosis also affects family members, friends, and caregivers, they too are considered cancer survivors. The NCI estimates there are approximately 15.5 […]