Get Involved

There are countless ways you can make a difference in the lives of the seriously ill kids and families served by CCA’s programs of JoyRx. Read on to explore how you, or your business, can get involved today.

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CCA’s 2,800+ amazing volunteers invest an estimated 14,147 hours of their time in our programs and events each year. Volunteers are the heart and soul of our organization: they mentor children, share their musical talents, staff community events, host toy drives, and serve on our leadership boards.

CCA volunteers make a powerful difference in the lives of children in need. In return, you’ll find your own life changed by the extraordinary spirit of these courageous kids.

Volunteers age 18+ in the Portland, OR area please click Get Started. All others contact us for more info.

Corporate Partnership

At CCA we take a customized approach to corporate partnerships, defining holistic strategies that meet your business, marketing, and community engagement goals.

Since 1995, we have raised $47M and invested $41M directly into our community by blending mission impact with business leadership and an organizational focus on creativity and innovation.

Find out how your business can help us deliver joy to 28,000 children, teens, and their families each year.

Planned Giving

At CCA we believe in setting goals so big that we may not accomplish them in our lifetime, or yours, but accomplish them we will. You can support this vision by including a bequest to CCA in your will or revocable trust. Your powerful Legacy of Joy will help us continue to deliver innovative, results driven programs with measurable impacts for seriously ill children in every community. We know leaving a gift of this kind takes careful consideration. Please contact us to discuss a strategy that’s right for you.

Personal Fundraising

Personal fundraising pages are an easy way to invite your friends, family, and colleagues to join you in supporting CCA. Use our secure, online platform to register, create your own donation pages, and share via email or your social networks.

Social Media Ambassador

Become an advocate for our cause on social media! Join our passionate group of Social Media Ambassadors who believe that sharing stories of joy, laughter and healing are important for their community of friends and family.

Tell Me More!

We'll send you regular updates on news, events, and the impact your involvement makes.

Shop for CCA

It’s easy to support CCA each time you shop. Pick up an item from one of our program wish lists or designate CCA as your select charity when you sign up for the community partner programs below.