Saturday, October 29, 2022

Oregon Convention Center

After another year of exponential growth, Children’s Cancer Association is setting its sights sky-high as we seek to make the healing power of JoyRx available to every child facing serious illness.

Take flight with us in October as we soar to new altitudes, expand to far-off locations and create a brave new world where PURPLE is truly all around us.

The Event

Children’s Cancer Association’s annual gala brings to life a Joy-filled theme full of surprise and delight, captivating nearly 700 community members and top companies, earning recognition as one of Portland’s most anticipated charity events.

We are delighted to welcome our supporters from across the country to our 2022 Wonderball celebration! Prepare for an unforgettable evening amongst peers as we immerse ourselves with inspiring speakers, exciting musical performances, and enticing auction packages.

Become a Sponsor

Showcase your company to more than 700 invested guests alongside large and small business leaders from the Pacific Northwest. Become a sponsor and join other engaged, philanthropic organizations committed to creating Joy for seriously ill kids and their families.

Contact Barbara Peschiera, Director of Corporate Engagement, at to learn how you can make the most of a Children’s Cancer Association Wonderball sponsorship.

Get in Touch

See you in the Sky!

This year, we’re in a new location in the Oregon Convention Center. Wonderball will be in the Oregon Ballroom, which you can reach by following the purple JoyRx flags to the check-in area.

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Donate an Auction Item

We are seeking unique experiences, fine wine and food packages, and travel adventures for our live and silent auctions. Your generosity helps thousands of young patients facing serious illness improve their mental and emotional well-being through the healing power of JoyRx.

Contact Us

The Experience

As we prepare to embark on this magnificent journey, we invite you to seek ensemble inspiration from the glamorous golden age of travel, or embrace bold, elegance—travel chic outfits and aviation influenced wear. Indulge in first-class treatment as you make your way through our bustling mid-century airport to take flight into world where purple is all around us.

Explore the mood board below and let your creativity soar new heights.

Thank You to our Sponsors


Silver Co-Sponsors


Auction Sponsor


VIP Sponsors


Joy Sponsors


Friend Sponsors