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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 […]

Lions Club of Honolulu Invites HCCF to Speak

President Kyle Laconsay, of Lions Club of Honolulu, invited HCCF executive director, Donna Witsell to speak to their club on 10/14. They were very interested in knowing more about our mission and services and are seeking ways in which they can help HCCF. As mentioned in earlier posts: this year, Lions International is supporting childhood […]

CFC Kick-Off Event at Fort Shafter

The CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) Hawaii-Pacific Kickoff was held on 10.4.19 on Fort Shafter at historic Palm Circle. The event featured a Fun Run/Walk with music, refreshments and giveaways. The CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with 120 campaigns (which were merged into 36 campaign zones for the 2017 […]

Foodland’s Give Aloha Program is Extended thru 10/1!

This is an important notice that Foodland’s Give Aloha program will be extended through Tuesday, October 1st!  All Foodland and Sack N Save stores will accept donations through Tuesday, October 1 — at store’s closing.  Please support HCCF with your donation when you check-out at the register.  Please remember that all donations must be made […]

Wahiawa Lions Club hosts HCCF

Lions Club International has selected childhood cancer as an area of focus this year. District 50 Hawaii Lions selected HCCF as the organization they want to highlight and support locally. Our executive director was asked to speak at their cabinet meeting last month and subsequently, she is being invited to speak to individual clubs. She […]


Droplets. Goes Gold! As owner Beate Sykes shared: This month holds a very special place in our heart. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This is a time to honor and remember children and families affected by these rare diseases. A percentage of our sales proceeds on Friday, September 20th  and Saturday, September 21st will be donated to Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation. Please […]

Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser for HCCF

On Sat., 9.28.19, Lyle and Rosanne Kaleikau and several members of their Ohana were joined by the Zumba community to put on a fantastic fundraiser to both honor the memory of the Kaleikau’s precious daughter Alohilani, who they lost at age 10 to an aggressive and rare leukemia, BPDCN on 11/30/2016, and to raise money […]

Foodland’s Give Aloha Program

You still have time to support Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation through Foodland’s Give Aloha program, which runs until September 30th. You may do so by rounding up your purchase or making a more substantial donation. Every donation counts toward their matching gift to HCCF! Agency Name: Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation Organization Code Number: 77191 Agency […]

Federal Firefighters creating awareness of HCCF during the Honolulu Marathon 12/8/19

Six Federal Firefighters from Station 5 – Manana (L to R: Lt. Dino Guerrero, Justin Wong, James Flynn, Jon D’araujo, Sydney Price and John Scanlan) are participating in the Honolulu Marathon on December 8th to raise awareness for HCCF. During our executive director’s visit to their station, they expressed how deeply they’re moved by the […]

AUW Workplace Kick-off

HCCF was among many of Aloha United Way’s Partner Agencies that descended on downtown Honolulu last week to wave signs for the kickoff of the Centennial Workplace Giving Campaign on 9.6.19. As a proud Partner Agency, we join Aloha United Way as they, “launch the next 100 years of Creating Change Together!” Mahalo to all […]