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Pediatrics

  • Eliminating disparities to improve outcomes

    Eliminating disparities to improve outcomes

    With philanthropic support from the Scarlet Feather Fund, Dana-Farber’s Kira Bona, MD, MPH, and Christopher Lathan, MD, MS, MPH, chief clinical access and equity officer and the Hadley Family Chair at Dana-Farber, are leading bold, innovative approaches that aim to reduce disparities in outcomes for adult and pediatric cancer patients.

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  • GivingTuesday inspires thousands to defy cancer

    GivingTuesday inspires thousands to defy cancer

    For many, Thanksgiving weekend marks the start of the holiday season, with family gatherings and a spirit of gratitude in the air. Since 2012, GivingTuesday celebrates this special time of year by encouraging charitable giving on the Tuesday after Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping.

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  • Hyundai Hope On Wheels invests in innovative treatments for children

    Hyundai Hope On Wheels invests in innovative treatments for children

    Since 1998, Hyundai Motor America and Hyundai Hope On Wheels have represented a powerful engine of support for pediatric cancer research.

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  • Rallying to defy pediatric cancers

    Rallying to defy pediatric cancers

    Bolstering Dana-Farber’s mission to defy cancer, Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research made grants totaling $850,000 in 2023 to help drive much-needed progress in pediatric oncology research.

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  • The Crystal Family Charitable Foundation

    The Crystal Family Charitable Foundation

    The Crystal Family Charitable Foundation recently made a generous $200,000 gift to support a variety of research and patient care programs at Dana-Farber. The funds will drive innovative prostate and pancreatic cancer research while enhancing social services offered to pediatric patients and grieving families.

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  • Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation

    Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation

    Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation made a grant of $200,000 to launch the Dogs for Joy program at Dana-Farber and the Jimmy Fund. This initiative provides in-residence dogs to pediatric patients, helping with tasks like motivating children to get out of bed for a walk or even demonstrating how to put on a hospital gown.

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  • One Mission

    One Mission

    In 2023, One Mission contributed $189,000 to Dana-Farber, reinforcing its long-standing dedication to pediatric cancer patients. This contribution enhances the wellbeing of young patients through the Pediatric Resource Program as well as family-centered initiatives like the Jimmy Fund Clinic Festival, a Parent Bereavement cruise, and other special events for patients at the Jimmy Fund Clinic.

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  • AYJ Fund advances gliomatosis cerebri research and treatment

    AYJ Fund advances gliomatosis cerebri research and treatment

    Kathy and Joe Arabia’s daughter, Anna Yan Ji, was diagnosed with gliomatosis cerebri (GC) in 2009.

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  • Stop & Shop raises over $760,000 for pediatric cancer research

    Stop & Shop raises over $760,000 for pediatric cancer research

    This spring, New England Stop & Shop customers donated over $760,000 to pediatric cancer research at Dana-Farber through the grocery chain’s annual Help Cure Childhood Cancer campaign.

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  • Dolecki Family gives back to advance pediatric cancer therapies

    Dolecki Family gives back to advance pediatric cancer therapies

    When Charlotte Dolecki passed away, she had a provision in her trust for charity. The trustee—her great-nephew, Vincent Dello-Iacono—and her great-niece, Danielle Comella, immediately knew where they wanted to make a gift.

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