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2020 Annual Impact Report

    Celebrating 20 years of providing Hope, Help and Courage thanks to our incredible community!  As we embarked upon our 20th year of providing emotional and financial support to local kids, our youngest cancer warriors met some of the greatest challenges they have ever faced. Not only were they fighting for their lives battling […]
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Shirley Folkins-Roberts Named to the St. Baldrick’s Advocacy Advisory Committee

Press Release – Shirley Folkins-Roberts Named to the St. Baldrick’s Advocacy Advisory Committee (Reno, NV)- The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) announced today the appointment of Shirley Folkins-Roberts to the Advocacy Advisory Committee for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest non-government funder of childhood cancer research grants, is on a […]
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Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation Hosts Live 12-hour Know the Gold Radiothon Fundraiser

Press Release – (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) will host the annual 12-hour Know the Gold Radiothon on Friday, February 19, 2021. The event will conclude the six-month-long Know the Gold Campaign Gift Match Challenge of $500,000. Since September 1, 2020, all donations to the organizations have been matched dollar-for-dollar by the […]
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NNCCF And San Francisco Giants Broadcasters To Host Third Annual A Giant Event for Childhood Cancer

Press release –  NNCCF And San Francisco Giants Broadcasters To Host Third Annual A Giant Event for Childhood Cancer (Reno, NV) – The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) and San Francisco Giants broadcasters, Mike Krukow, Jon Miller, Duane Kuiper and Dave Flemming, will virtually host the third annual A Giant Event for Childhood Cancer. […]
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Community Sponsors Holiday Gifts for Children Battling Cancer

Press release – Community Sponsors Holiday Gifts for Children Battling Cancer  (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) launched its Hope for the Holidays program which will continue through the month of December. The Hope for the Holidays Program helps provide gifts for families in northern Nevada affected by childhood cancer. “The holiday […]
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Governor Steve Sisolak Signs Proclamation Declaring September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Press Release – Governor Steve Sisolak Signs Proclamation Declaring September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (Reno, NV) – Governor Steve Sisolak signed a proclamation declaring September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) worked with organizations in southern Nevada, the Nevada Cancer Coalition, Candlelighters and Cure 4 the Kids Foundation, […]
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NNCCF Announces Know The Gold Gift Match Challenge, Up To $500,000, for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Press Release – (Reno, NV) – Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) announced today the Know the Gold Campaign Gift Match Challenge of $500,000. Starting September 1, 2020, during Childhood Cancer Awareness month, all donations will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the William N. Pennington Foundation, up to $500,000, through February 19, 2021. Funds raised will […]
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