Latest pediatric cancer Stories

2011-08-06 00:00:03

The Premier Sports Campus and the Clearwater Chargers are pleased to announce their support of The V Foundation for Cancer Research.

2011-07-18 12:30:00

CALIFON, N.J., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cookies for Kids' Cancer and The Glad Products Company announce today that May 2011 was the biggest month on record in the organization's nearly 3-year history with the most bake sales held and the most money raised in a month.

2011-07-07 10:00:00

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Hope on Wheels today announced its first Hope on Wheels 5K Race & Walk, designed to raise money and awareness for pediatric cancer research during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

2011-06-01 14:20:00

TREVOSE, Pa., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rita's Italian Ice, (http://www.ritasice.com) the nation's largest Italian Ice concept, today announced the start of its sixth annual partnership with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) to raise funds to further pediatric cancer research through in-store paper lemon sales and a new Text-to-Donate option.

2011-06-01 00:06:40

One of the largest pediatric cancer centers in the U.S.

2011-05-31 08:21:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cookies for Kids' Cancer, a nonprofit foundation dedicated to raising funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research, has awarded $200,000 in grants to the Cancer Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, one of the largest pediatric cancer centers in the United States, and home to the Center for Childhood Cancer Research. "Physician-scientists within the Center for Childhood Cancer Research at The Children's Hospital of...

2011-05-11 10:16:00

--The Cancer Center at Children's Hospital Pays Tribute to Longstanding Partnership During a Recognition Event -- PHILADELPHIA, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia announced today that it had received a $2 million gift awarded by Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) as part of a longstanding partnership to eradicate pediatric cancer.

2011-05-11 10:00:00

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit organization, Hyundai Hope on Wheels, today announced a $10 million gift - the largest corporate gift in CHOC Children's history.

2011-04-29 15:02:22

Proton radiography imaging used prior to and during proton treatments for pediatric cancer patients provides for more accurate treatment delivery and a lower dose of radiation compared to standard diagnostic X-rays and cone beam CT.

2011-04-20 10:00:00

NEW YORK, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America and its dealers announced today at the New York International Auto Show plans to donate more than $10 million to support childhood cancer research through the 2011 Hyundai Hope on Wheels® program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091001/HYUNDAILOGO) Kicking off with a $150,000 donation to Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, Hyundai Hope on Wheels, Hyundai's nonprofit organization, will visit...

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