Each year, the parents of approximately 15,700 kids will hear the words “your child has cancer.”
- Every day, 43 children are diagnosed with cancer.
- 1 in 8 children diagnosed with cancer do not survive.
- Less than 4% of US federal funding is dedicated to childhood cancer research.
- 60% of children who survive cancer suffer late-effects, such as infertility, heart failure and secondary cancers.
Facebook page: Teaming Up to Fight Childhood Cancer
Please contact Mrs. Amanda Bexley, Elementary Counselor, with any questions 898-5293 ext. 402.
Because kids can’t fight cancer alone!