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Sempra Employee Giving Network Partners with CCRF

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CCRF Champion Spotlight: Sempra Employee Giving Network

Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation is proud to announce a new partnership with the Sempra Employee Giving Network (SEGN), based in San Diego, California. With the grant from SEGN, CCRF will be able to provide at least seven families of children undergoing treatment with financial assistance during their battle with pediatric cancer. Families of children being treated at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego will receive assistance during this unimaginably difficult time.

About the Sempra Employee Giving Network

Sempra Employee Giving Network (SEGN) is a 501(c)(3) charity established by the employees of Sempra Energy, a network energy services companies based in California. According to SEGN, “[s]ince 2002, over $9 million have been donated by employees of the Sempra Energy family of companies to more than 1,000 charities all over the United States. In 2015 alone, employees contributed nearly $1.7 million. Additionally, 100% of individual contributions to SEGN are disbursed to specified charities; Sempra Energy pays all administrative fees! These impressive statistics demonstrate the incredible generosity of both Sempra Energy and their employees. Children’s Cancer Recover Foundation is grateful to begin a successful relationship with SEGN!

About Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation

Headquartered in New Oxford, PA, the Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation supports children under 18 and their families facing the hardships of cancer. The foundation performs acts of care and kindness through the following programs: Bear-Able Gifts (largest distributor of gifts to children with cancer in the U.S.); the Helping Hands Fund (provides emergency financial assistance to families); and Camp Scholarships (allows children in remission to reconnect with activities they love). With a national pediatric hospital partner network of 215+ locations, the foundation directly helps more than 16,000 children affected by cancer and their families every year. Please visit www.ChildrensCancerRecovery.org.



Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation

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CCRF Champion Spotlight: Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation

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Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation is proud to announce a new partnership with the Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Lindback Foundation has sponsored CCRF’s three valuable core programs: Bear-Able Gifts, the Helping Hands Fund, and the Camp Scholarship program. With the grant from the Lindback Foundation, CCRF will be able to provide gifts for children in the hospital receiving treatment for cancer, provide their families with financial assistance during this most trying of times, or send those children to camp when they have achieved remission.

About the Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation

The Lindback Foundation was established in through the generosity of Christian R. Lindback, as a testamentary gift. Mr. Lindback was the president and principal owner of the well-known Philadelphia-area company, Abbotts Dairy, in business for 108 years, until 1984. The Foundation, named for Mr. Lindback and his wife, Mary, focuses on both education and other charitable services provided to Philadelphians in need.

About Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation

Headquartered in New Oxford, PA, the Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation supports children under 18 and their families facing the hardships of cancer. The foundation performs acts of care and kindness through the following programs: Bear-Able Gifts (largest distributor of gifts to children with cancer in the U.S.); the Helping Hands Fund (provides emergency financial assistance to families); and Camp Scholarships (allows children in remission to reconnect with activities they love). With a national pediatric hospital partner network of 215+ locations, the foundation directly helps more than 16,000 children affected by cancer and their families every year. Please visit www.ChildrensCancerRecovery.org.



Kline Foundation Partners with CCRF

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CCRF Champion Spotlight: Josiah W. & Bessie H. Kline Foundation, Inc.logo

Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation is proud to announce a new partnership with the Josiah W. and Bessie H. Kline Foundation of Harrisburg! The Kline Foundation, a force for good in the Harrisburg area since 1952, has sponsored CCRF’s valuable Camp Scholarship program. The Camp Scholarship program provides children in remission from pediatric cancers the opportunity to reconnect with friends and activities they may have missed during their treatments. On a rolling basis, CCRF accepts applications and provides scholarships for children to attend the recreational camp of any type – outdoor activities, sports, music, art – anything the child has wished they could do while undergoing difficult cancer treatments. With the grant from the Kline Foundation, CCRF will be able to send at least 5 children to camp this summer!

 

About the Josiah W. and Bessie H. Kline Foundation

The Kline Foundation’s “…primary mission is to provide funding to organizations that operate for the betterment of individuals, their families, and their communities; with a focus on charitable, scientific, literary, and educational purposes.” Founded in 1952 by Josiah Kline, and his bride Bessie Kline, the Kline Foundation seeks to give back to the community in which they lived, worked, and succeeded. The Kline Foundation has helped fund Harrisburg area YMCAs, the Infusion Center at the Ortenzio Cancer Center, and the United Way of the Capital Region, among many others.

About Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation

Headquartered in Harrisburg, PA, the Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation supports children under 18 and their families facing the hardships of cancer. The foundation performs acts of care and kindness through the following programs: Bear-Able Gifts (largest distributor of gifts to children with cancer in the U.S.); the Helping Hands Fund (provides emergency financial assistance to families); and Camp Scholarships (allows children in remission to reconnect with activities they love). With a national pediatric-hospital partner network of 215+ locations, the foundation directly helps more than 15,000 children affected by cancer and their families every year.



Janssen Biotech Grants $7,500 to CCRF

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CCRF Champion Spotlight: Janssen Biotech, Inc.Janssen Biotech

Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation is proud to continue our partnership with Janssen Biotech, Inc. to improve the lives of children within the Janssen corporate footprint. This includes Berks, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania, New Castle county in Delaware, and Camden county in New Jersey.

Janssen Biotech’s charitable contributions are guided by the company’s history and mission. Janssen Biotech has been leading the healthcare/biotechnology field for over 30 years. The company was “built upon a rich legacy of innovative "firsts," [and] pursues innovative solutions in the therapeutic areas of immunology, oncology, and nephrology. With the same unwavering passion for new challenges, [Janssen Biotech] dedicate ourselves to delivering solutions for these disease states where unmet needs continue to exist.” This worthy pursuit dovetails with the purpose of CCRF, resulting in a vitally productive partnership.

Janssen Biotech presented CCRF with a grant of $7,500 to deliver gifts to children receiving treatment for cancer in the hospital through the Bear-Able Gift program. The grant will enable CCRF to deliver over 3,000 toys to hospitals such as the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, A.I. Dupont Children’s Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware, and Children’s Regional at Cooper Hospital in Camden, New Jersey, among others.



The Hershey Company Grants $10,000 to CCRF

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CCRF Champion Spotlight: The Hershey Company

Hershey Company LogoChildren’s Cancer Recovery Foundation is proud to announce that we have again partnered with the Hershey Company to improve the lives of children with cancer in locations where the company has a presence. The Hershey Company granted CCRF $10,000 to support the Helping Hands Fund, which provides emergency financial assistance to families of children being treated for cancer. With the company’s generous support, CCRF will be able to provide over 30 families critical help with monthly bills during their child’s treatment. Payments are made directly to utility companies and landlords for those facing financial difficulties of a cancer diagnosis. The Helping Hands Fund ensures that each child has a warm, safe place to call home while recovering from cancer.

About the Hershey Company

The Hershey Company was founded by Milton Hershey in 1894, and has grown to be the leading chocolate manufacturer in North America today. In addition to its famous chocolates and other candies, the Hershey Company produces baking ingredients, chocolate drink mixes, peanut butter, dessert toppings and beverages. With facilities in Central Pennsylvania, Stuart’s Draft, Virginia, and Robinson, Illinois, and across the globe, the Hersey Company’s impact and dedication to corporate giving is felt worldwide.

About Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation

Headquartered in Harrisburg, PA with a division in The Woodlands, TX, the Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation supports children under 18 and their families facing the hardships of cancer. The foundation performs acts of care and kindness through the following programs: Bear-Able Gifts (largest distributor of gifts to children with cancer in the U.S.); Toxic-Free Kids(educates families on the dangers of environmental toxins); New Era Cancer Research Fund (funds research for less toxic, minimally-invasive pediatric-cancer treatments); International Aid (provides medications and supplies to clinics in developing and impoverished countries); Helping Hands Fund (provides emergency financial assistance to families); and Camp Scholarships (allows children in remission to reconnect with activities they love). With a national pediatric-hospital partner network of 215+ locations, the foundation directly helps more than 15,000 children affected by cancer and their families every year. Please visit www.ChildrensCancerRecovery.org.