Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

This post was published on 09/04/2019.

September is designated as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to bring attention to this devastating disease.  Every year, more than 15,000 children are diagnosed with cancer, the leading cause of death by disease in children under 15 in the United States. Visit cancer.org for more information about risk factors, symptoms, and statistics for childhood cancer.

Below are some upcoming local events that support research, affected families, and awareness.


St. Jude Hospital Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer

September 14, 2019

Amalie Arena, Tampa, FL


CureSearch -  Super Heroes Unite

September 28, 2019

Walter Fuller Park, St. Petersburg, FL


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