Press & Events

CCA relies on our community to help power our programs through volunteer engagement and community fundraising events. These engagements and community events, along with the inspiring stories of the children, teens, and families CCA serves, often garner media coverage. Here you can read those stories and learn more about CCA's upcoming events.

Featured Events

Winter Expo Featuring Curtis Salgado
Saturday, February 28 - Bossanova Ballroom: Soak up some world-renowned blues and support CCA! Creative Edge Glass and Lyon Pride Music present a concert featuring Curtis Salgado, 2013 B.B. King Entertainer of the Year! This music and art filled evening will feature eight other bands and art from local galleries. Come to Bossanova Ballroom for amazing entertainment and maybe you'll even win a raffle for an electric guitar or an original piece of artwork! Get your Tickets now.
St. Paddy's Day for CCA!
Monday, March 17 - Paddy's Bar and Grill: It's time to let your inner Irish out! Join CCA at Paddy's Bar and Grill for their annual St. Patrick's Festival on March 17. Paddy's shuts down the corner of Yamhill and SW 1st St to house a giant tent filled with Irish music, food, and FUN. All proceeds from the event go to CCA. For a full list of details visit Paddy's Website.
CCA Idol
Friday, April 17 - Opus Events Agency:  Ever thought that you could help others and do something you love? CCA Idol gives you the change to make a difference in the lives of children through performing! Individuals, groups, and bands are all welcome. Interested in signing up or purchasing a ticket? Contact Cari Wood at


Ongoing Events:

Fred Meyer Community Rewards - Choose CCA 94460
Every quarter, when you receive your Fred Meyer Reward points, CCA can too! The more you shop, the more JoyRx you can deliver. To sign up you card, go to and link your Rewards card to the Children's Cancer Association, 94460.

Everest Endeavor
Kyle Bingham’s Everest Endeavor is a journey and an adventure. In the next two years of his four year Endeavor project, Kyle will be continuing to inspire others by climbing bigger and higher than ever before. Five mountains. 110,000 vertical feet. One step at a time. Join Kyle as he supports the Children's Cancer Association in raising $1 for every foot of elevation – making every step count. Join the adventure. Inspire others around you. Be a part of the journey. Donate now!

Year Round – Online Fundraising
Are you a runner, cyclist, triathlete or just love a challenge? CCA has a program to help you raise funds while you are training to complete a race or a personal challenge you have set for yourself.  This year-round program is open to anyone who wants to raise funds for CCA at any event - please contact us at

If you would like to host an event benefiting CCA, please visit our "Host an event" page and fill out an Event Proposal Form.