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A Partnership Destined To Be

Give Kids The World 01.15.2020 Tommy Head, founder and CEO of Childhood Cancer Society and author of Adventure Ted: Night at the Enchanted Theme Park recently brought five families to Give Kids The World Village as a new wish granting partner. However, Tommy’s path to making a difference started long before our partnership began. He recently shared his story with us, check it out: When I was seven years old, I was diagnosed with ITP, a severely low platelet count which required frequent trips to Hackensack University Medical Center. This experience instilled in me at a young age the desire to one day …

Give Kids The World Holiday Adventure December 2019

After the Adventure Ted Launch Party Fundraiser, Childhood Cancer Society sent its first group of families to Give Kids The World on the VIP Theme Park Vacation of a lifetime. Thanks to our partners and donors for all of your support!

Pediatric cancer charity, based in Wayne, takes five families to Disney World

WAYNE — Cancer was no match for Mason Sneed, and neither will be Walt Disney World. The 13-year-old township boy is there with his family this week, most likely conquering every virtual-reality attraction and glad-handing every Disney character who crosses his path. But do not expect him to go on any roller coasters. His family, including his mother and younger sister, is one of five from North Jersey and New York City who traveled there on an all-expenses-paid trip, funded by the Childhood Cancer Society, a township-based nonprofit. Each family has been affected by pediatric cancer. “There are no words I can say to describe …

An Adventure Ted Tale That Touches Your Heart

By Ann Marie Sabath | December 9, 2019 | 0 If you are familiar with Rotary International, then you know that its motto is “service above self.” When I became a member of this 115-year old organization last month, I quickly saw that its members walk the talk of this club’s mission. Let me tell you about one of its members, Tommy Head. Besides founding the Childhood Cancer Society, he has authored a book which is now available on Amazon. You will be touched by Tommy’s story and may even pick up a copy of his book for someone this holiday season. Question: What was …

Adventure Ted Launch Party

To celebrate its launch, Adventure Ted LLC teamed up with Childhood Cancer Society to have a fundraising launch party at Vandal NYC. At the party several families battling childhood cancer were surprised to find out they were going on a VIP Disney/Universal Theme Park Vacation at Give Kids The World as a result of the money raised.

FULFILLMENT: Childhood Cancer Society

Posted by Laura Meijere Cristanelli Dreams Can Come TrueWith grants received from the NY Rotary Foundation, The Childhood Cancer Society is able to support the dreams of children such as Angelina whose dream became true, when, after completing an aggressive round of radiation therapy, she was able to live the magic of the Universal Theme Park in Florida. RCNY’s Tommy Head is creator of the Society.         more about Tommy and the Society inside. Supporting The Childhood Cancer Society It all started with the “vision” of a 16-year¬-old Tommy Head, who realized the importance of having the support of family while being evaluated for childhood …

Art Auction 2018

Childhood Cancer Society Improves Lives of Tri-State Pediatric Cancer Patients and Families During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and All Year

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Childhood Cancer Society (CCS) is honoring Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, September, by reminding us how heartbreaking it is to see a child suffer with this illness rather than live a normal, healthy, active childhood. CCS also wants us to be aware of all the resources available to families enduring childhood cancer and how to get involved in providing support to families in the most difficult of times. Childhood Cancer Society Video (CCS) CCS of New York, NY has been making great strides in improving the quality of life and medical care for children with cancer and their families in …

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