Our stars are at the heart of what we do at the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation. It is for them, our warriors and our patients, whom we fight for by funding life-saving pediatric cancer research. Read their stories below.
Diann was 5-years-old, entering kindergarten, when her mother took her for a routine exam at the doctor’s office. After the exam, she was told to immediately take her to CHOC because of anemia.
In April 2015, Becky Mudd a mother, grandmother, sister and daughter channeled her passion for running to benefit others who are running a marathon of their own - those who fight pediatric cancer.
Fifty years ago, Hodgkin's was a death sentence. I would not have been able to even graduate high school but because of donations given to research foundations such as the PCRF.
On New Year’s Day, 2010 four-year-old Gavin was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), and his family’s lives were forever changed.
Meet Danny, a fifth grader, who wants to help. Danny's idea was that for a $20 donation, a person could write an inspirational note to a pediatric patient on a white NVRQT ball.
When he was diagnosed with Leukemia in December 2012 the thing that kept Leonard in high spirits were the many basketball DVDs he received from friends and family.
On Monday, August 28, 2017, Keegan Bradley, 2011’s PGA Championship winner, Rookie of the Year, and multi-event champion will host the Third Annual Charity Golf Classic at the Woodstock Inn & Resort Country Club.
The event will kick off with brunch, followed by a golf clinic with Keegan, and 18 holes of golf. The day will conclude with a cocktail reception, raffles, auction and awards ceremony. Formal invitations will be issued to supporters and friends of Keegan including golfers from the PGA Tour as well as local celebrities.
Rod Carew, Hall of Fame Baseball Great, joins PCRF in hosting the 22nd annual Rod Carew Golf Classic. In 2 decades this Orange County favorite golf tournament has raised millions of dollars for pediatric cancer research. With Rod’s return after his successful transplant, we are excited to commemorate this new chapter with Rod at the podium!
It is with great appreciation and respect that we announce our Michelle Carew Spirit Award recipient: Rene Decker with Powerstone Property Management! In just 7 years Rene and the Powerstone team have raised over $300,000 by successfully harnessing their relationships and resources to find a cure for pediatric cancer.
Join our elite lineup of sponsors as we aim to make a dramatic impact for the most-deserving cancer population – children. Click below to learn more about how to join us at Pelican Hill Golf Club in Newport Beach.
Come meet the Red Storm men’s and women’s basketball teams, along with Head Coaches Chris Mullin and Joe Tartamella, at St. John’s University on September 23, 2017 for the 7th Annual Dribble for the Cure!
When you join the Dribble for the Cure, you are joining a dedicated team in the fight against pediatric cancer.
You can argue that pediatric patients only make up 10% of our population, but they are 100% of our future.