Mission: The mission of Pediatric Cancer Action Network is to reduce the financial burden placed on families diagnosed with pediatric cancer and to advocate for a cure through awareness, action, and education.
Results: PCAN is run by a team of volunteers, assuring you that your donation goes directly where it is needed most! In 2015, we have provided over $10,000 in financial grants to families battling pediatric cancer. We are on track to triple that amount in 2016! We are looking forward to funding childhood cancer research being done at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2016 as well.
Target demographics: children and families affected by childhood cancer.
Direct beneficiaries per year: provide financial assistance to Nebraska families fighting childhood cancer.
Geographic areas served: Nebraska
Programs: financial grants to families; education and awareness events.
PCAN helps Nebraska families through financial assistance during their battle with childhood cancer. PCAN also raises awareness of the pediatric cancer crisis with education and awareness events. We work as a team with other nonprofits to collaborate and use our collective voices to accomplish our mission.