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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Cancer can hit hard at any age, but it is particularly devastating when it impacts a child. Cancer is the leading disease-related cause of death for children and adolescents, and about 10,470 children in the United States under the age of 15 will be diagnosed with cancer in 2022. Substantial progress has been made against some types of pediatric cancers, boosting survival for those cancers. However, there are still several types of kids’ cancers with low survival rates and no known cure. One in five children with cancer will not survive. Read More >

Gold Together is the American Cancer Society initiative dedicated to increasing awareness of childhood cancer, supporting families facing a diagnosis, and raising funds to end childhood cancer. Funds raised directly support childhood cancer discovery, advocacy, and patient support. Through Gold Together, you can give kids hope by joining a community of like-minded survivors, volunteers, and supporters who believe that the future can be free from childhood cancer. Join Gold Together >

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Sep 02 2022


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Sep 02 2022
  • Time: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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