Meet Victoria

When Victoria grows up she wants to be a pediatric oncologist. Her journey with cancer not only reinforced her dreams but opened her heart to helping other kids like her.

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By the numbers

468

Families have benefited from our support

77

Cents of every dollar goes to programs and services

52

Thousand gold ribbon pins distributed for awareness

2

Million dollars raised for childhood cancer research


From the families we work with…

“NNCCF has been there to provide tremendous emotional support as well as financial support to us.  They are there for hugs and laughter and support.  I know everything can be so overwhelming with a new routine thrown into your daily lives, but NNCCF is definitely a must.”

– Jake’s Family

"There are no words to express our gratitude. We are overwhelmed with emotions and just want to say thank you from the bottom of our hearts to all of you there. Your help makes it possible for us to breathe a little easier. We will be forever grateful and we can't wait until we are able to give back in some way."

- Kyla's Family

"After meeting the rest of the incredible staff, I immediately felt relieved knowing NNCCF was joining my support team. Since then, they have become family to us having made such a huge, positive impact on my life.”

– Johnny

"Thank you so much for providing me with such an incredible scholarship. The funds will help me finish my undergraduate degree and continue on to medical school. I am incredibly grateful that you found my story to be deserving of such a great award."

- Morgan

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Join us at one of our signature events

Know the Gold Campaign Launch09/01/201812:00am
In an effort to spread awareness and ignite advocacy, NNCCF kicks off the Know the Gold campaign every September 1st

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11th Annual “All in for Childhood Cancer” Poker Tournament10/19/20186:00pm
Play for a chance to win amazing prizes, giveaways and have fun helping local children with cancer

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Know the Gold Radiothon Finale01/25/20196:00am
Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) is hosting the finale to the Know the Gold Campaign with a radiothon event at Scheels on January 29th.

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Shave for the Brave03/15/20196:00pm
Be brave and go bald in support of childhood cancer research

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Go Gold Tailgate08/30/201912:00am
Join NNCCF for our annual Go Gold Tailgate! The date and time are TBD for 2019.

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Tournament of Hope09/23/20197:30am
The PGA course provides a beautiful backdrop for a great day of golf and philanthropy

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