CureSearch for Children's Cancer funds and supportstargeted and innovative children's cancer research with measurableresults, and is the authoritative source of information and resourcesfor all those affected by children's cancer.
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A Kingsburg mother is asking residents to support her efforts on behalf of childhood cancer. Angie Gonzales is raising money for CureSearch for Children's Cancer which funds and supports research and provides resources for families.The foundation, based in Bethesda, MD, began in 1987. Angie and Jason Gonzales are parents to 5-year-old Carson. Carson is a survivor of a rare kidney cancer called Wilms' tumor or nephroblastoma. About 500 cases are diagnosed in the U.S. each year.
The Gonzales family, who have two other children, Gage and Madison, are happy to report Carson continues to do well after surgery and treatment. Carson, who turns 6 on Nov. 7, regularly returns to Children’s Hospital Central California to track his progress.
Beginning in September, Gonzales is asking local businesses to allow CureSearch donation tags at their registers. Similar to other charity efforts, a shopper makes a $1 donation and then signs the tag... Learn More
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