Publication and free distribution of comprehensive childhood cancer books for children with cancer, their families and the professionals who provide care. There are 12,600 children diagnosed annually with cancer. Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation distributed 11,500 free books to this patient population during FY03. Additionally we assisted more than 14,000 families with patient information, assisting them with navigating through the maze of treatment, including clinical trial information, physician referrals, and support services.
American Childhood Cancer Organization
a 501(c)(3) nonprofit (EIN: 52-1071826)