Category Archives: Get Involved

America’s Charities Celebrates CureSearch Day!

Making Treatment Possible & a Cure Probable for Children Diagnosed with Cancer What We Do: CureSearchCureSearch for Children’s Cancer is a national non-profit foundation that accelerates the cure for children’s cancer by driving innovation, eliminating research barriers, and solving the field’s most challenging problems. We fight every day to make treatment possible and a cure probable for […]

Mattel to Produce More Bald Barbie ‘Ella’ Dolls for Kids with Cancer

For the second year, CureSearch is honored to partner with Mattel to celebrate children with cancer through meaningful play. Mattel will once again produce Ella, friend of Barbie, to provide children with cancer a Barbie doll that is just like them. CureSearch is excited to work with hospitals across the country to host Ella Parties […]

Meet the National CureSearch Walk Committee

We are very pleased to introduce the inaugural National CureSearch Walk Committee (NCWC). The NCWC is a group of volunteers from across the country who have been involved with the CureSearch Walk for 2+ years and have a desire to help shape the program by lending their collective ideas, opinions, and expertise to the national […]

Oklahoma Soldier and Her Daughter Use Fitness to Fight Children’s Cancer

(GX Online) – April 11, 2014: Sergeant Stephanie Foster is usually the first to know. A member of the Oklahoma National Guard’s 120th Medical Company, she works in her civilian life as a laboratory technician in pediatric oncology. Her job is to locate cancer cells in children. After drawing a young patient’s blood, she peers […]

Two Schools Raise $3,618 Through Sock It To Cancer!

When Valerie Week’s daughter Cecylia was diagnosed with Wilms tumor, they were surrounded by support from their community. “A lot of people helped us along the way,” says Valerie. “After we finished treatment, I knew that we had to do something to give back.” When she heard about CureSearch’s Sock It To Cancer, she thought it would […]

Give a Special Mother’s Day Tribute

This Mother’s Day, give a tribute gift to honor the special women in your life! A tribute gift to CureSearch is a personal way to acknowledge the many women – mothers, sisters, aunts, teachers, friends and others – who have loved, supported and encouraged you. With a Mother’s Day tribute gift, you can show your loved ones how […]

High School Senior Leads Fundraising Effort

Chelsey has always believed in giving back to the community. A senior at Winston Churchill High School in Potomac, MD, she has always been encouraged to find a cause that she was passionate about and try to make a difference. While volunteering, Chelsey met a young girl battlingrhabdomyosarcoma and they became fast friends. She saw how […]