Our Mission: A long, healthy life for every child with cancer.


Take action on the most pressing childhood cancer policy issues.

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Free Childhood Cancer Advocacy Toolkit

Progress in the fight against childhood cancer is made possible when families and friends impacted by a childhood cancer diagnosis share their stories with policymakers who have the power to create real change. This Children's Cause guidebook will give you the tools you need to become an informed, effective advocate for kids with cancer and childhood cancer survivors.

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TAKE ACTION: Help Get the STAR Act Signed into Law!

On March 22nd, the STAR Act passed the Senate! Now we push for a vote in the House. Join us as we work to get this life-saving legislation across the finish line.

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Patient Focused Drug Development Workshop

The Children's Cause, in partnership with other childhood cancer organizations, will host an FDA-approved Patient Focused Drug Development (PFDD) meeting on September 13, 2018 in Washington, DC.   Learn More →


Join Us for Jazz in June in DC

Our Jazz in June event on June 18th will bring together new and seasoned childhood cancer advocates for an evening of jazz and a silent auction. Discounted tickets are available for young professionals. Tickets are free for childhood cancer survivors.

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Progress Report: The Latest Childhood Cancer News

- Rescission Package Seeks $7 Billion in CHIP Cuts

- Action Days 2018

- Breaking down the Budget

-  STAR Passes the Senate

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recent legislative successes

Giving children with cancer & their families a voice.

We are a strong, clear voice in national debates on research, cancer treatments, healthcare reform and survivorship.

We fight for our children in the highest corridors of power – because someone must.