Press Release

Dozers & Dirt Partnership and Launch Party

Press Release – Dozers & Dirt Partnership and Launch Party (Reno, NV) – October 3, 2019.  It is with great pleasure and excitement that the Dozers & Dirt Committee announce our partnership with the Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF). Dozers & Dirt will take place on June 6, 2020, but to announce our partnership […]
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NNCCF Launches Annual Campaign and Introduces Gift Match

Press Release – NNCCF Launches Annual Know the Gold Campaign and Introduces Gift Match (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) announced today the launch of its annual fundraising campaign Know the Gold and gift match by the William N. Pennington Foundation. This year’s goal is to raise $400,000 to help northern Nevada […]
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A Giant Event for Childhood Cancer with Giants Broadcaster Mike Krukow

Press Release – A Giant Event for Childhood Cancer with Giants Broadcaster Mike Krukow (Reno, NV) – The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) is pleased to announce a special evening with San Francisco Giants Emmy Award-winning broadcaster and former major league pitcher, Mike Krukow, along with his wife, Jennifer Krukow, at the second annual […]
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Shave for the Brave 2019

Press Release – “Shave for the Brave” to find Cure for Childhood Cancer Highly Visual Event: 200 participants shave their heads for childhood cancer research – elementary students, sheriff & fire departments, community businesses, and families affected by cancer. (Reno, NV) – The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) invites the community, schools, and businesses, […]
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$300,000 Gift match Challenge

Press Release – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation Launches $300,000 Matching Gift Challenge (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) announces a $300,000 gift match challenge. Now through January 31, 2019, all contributions to NNCCF’s Know the Gold Campaign will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the William N. Pennington Foundation, up to $300,000. Donations […]
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NNCCF Announces Long-Standing Advocate as New Executive Director

Press Release Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation Announces Long-Standing Advocate as New Executive Director (Reno, NV) – The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) Board of Directors is pleased to announce Shirley Folkins-Roberts as the new Executive Director. She is a long-standing advocate for childhood cancer and was a founding member of the foundation. “NNCCF […]
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Scholarships Awarded to 19 Childhood Cancer Survivors

Press Release – Scholarships Awarded to 19 Childhood Cancer Survivors   (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) awarded scholarships to 19 young adults at the Inspire Scholarship ceremony on July 26, 2018, at The Grove. The Inspire Program helps young adults who battled childhood cancer, or are currently in treatment, to continue […]
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NNCCF to Host 14th Annual Tournament of Hope

Press Release – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation to Host 14th Annual Tournament of Hope at Montreux Golf and Country Club (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) is hosting its 14th Annual Tournament of Hope at Montreux Golf and Country Club. The beautiful Par 72 private course is one of 45 PGA Tour […]
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Children’s Cancer Foundation Presents Ten New iPads to Renown Children’s Hospital.

Press Release – Children’s Cancer Foundation Presents Ten New iPads to Renown Children’s Hospital. (Reno, NV) – The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) presented ten new iPads to Renown Children’s Hospital for their new infusion center on Thursday, June 7, 2018. One iPad was supplied for each seat in the infusion center, fulfilling the […]
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WCSO raises funds for NNCCF in March as Sheriff’s “No Shave” campaign continues

Press release – Read this press release on WCSO site here.   Washoe County Sheriff’s Office staff raises more than four thousand dollars for Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation in March as Sheriff’s “No Shave” campaign continues CONTACT: Bob Harmon Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Office 775-785-6235 Cell 775-722-5517 Washoe County Sheriff’s Office staff raises more than […]
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