From stories of children overcoming odds and the families who support them to incredible accounts of people coming together to raise money and awareness for pediatric cancer research, these stories will inspire you and help envision a future free from childhood cancer. Learn more about the obstacles our cancer heroes are overcoming and how the community is helping researchers find a cure. Have a story of your own? Please contact us at PCRF so we can share the HOPE.
Learn more about our cancer warriors and how they are inspiring support for cancer research through their stories of bravery and triumph. Your support can make a difference in the lives of children and families just like these.
Just one person can make a difference. Read the inspiring stories of individuals, companies and other groups who have helped give hope by supporting pediatric cancer research. You can make a difference too.
Meet the researchers who are behind the scenes working hard to change the face of childhood cancer every day. It’s their hard work, innovation, and dedication to the cause that makes all the difference.
Grayson was diagnosed with leukemia at 4 years old en route to a Disney Cruise. During his three-plus years of chemotherapy treatments, Grayson met and made friends with some of the UCLA Women's basketball
Today, we celebrate Honorary Dribble for the Cure Captain, Alexa, having reached a survival milestone after passing the five-year mark! After being diagnosed with Medulloblastoma in 2013, Alexa spent over a year in and
Photo courtesy of Lynden's mom, Amanda. Meet Lynden, a 7-year-old with a big heart and an even bigger desire to make a difference for kids fighting cancer. Not only is Lynden passionate about helping others,
At the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation, we believe there are many ways individuals and companies can make a difference. We’re grateful for local businesses in the community that put philanthropy and giving back at the
Editor's Note: In part one, we introduced PCRF Scholarship winners Saylor, Robbie, and Allen. In part two, meet Amirta, Bryce, and Jonah. For the third year, the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation is proud to
For the third year, the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation is proud to support the educational pursuits of pediatric cancer survivors with our annual PCRF scholarship program! This year, we awarded 39 scholarships in the
We'd like you to meet Dr. Elliot Stieglitz. Dr. Stieglitz is innovative in discovering new targeted therapies for patients with Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia also called JMML, a type of blood cancer that affects infants and young children.
Funding Lifesaving Research with Dr. Lingling Chen We'd like you to meet Dr. Lingling Chen, Emerging Investigator Grant recipient from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. This type of grant is designed for emerging pediatric
The Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation is proud to recognize Advanced Orthodontic Center as a Corporate Sponsor for our 21st annual Reaching for the Cure event on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Advanced Orthodontic Center has been supporting PCRF for over a decade.
On February 15th, 2019, classrooms and campuses alike were flooded with gold attire all throughout the Fountain Valley School District. Students, parents, teachers, faculty and staff participated in a district-wide "Go Gold Day" in honor of International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day.
In honor of Women in Science Day, the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation would like to proudly recognize some of the brilliant women funded by PCRF who are leading the way in their fields and working to cure pediatric cancer.