Bedstock 3 – Bigger and Bedder

CCA and MyMusicRx are pleased to announce the return of Bedstock, a life-changing, award-winning, music festival where artists perform from bed as a show of support for seriously ill kids spending the holidays in hospital beds. Bedstock takes place on Giving Tuesday (November 29) and it’s going to be “Bigger and Bedder” than ever!

16th Wonderball, a Glamorous, JOYful Night, Raised $1.3 Million

Nearly 800 of our most passionate supporters attended the 16th annual Wonderball, a glamorous Havana-themed nightclub experience that raised over $1.3 million to further CCA’s mission of prescribing joy to seriously ill children and their families. “For 21 years CCA’s programs have been provided at no cost and today, we serve over 20,000 kids and… Read more »

Purple-Out, a Spectacular Walk For Joy Kickoff, Coming Up October 2nd

We were floored by the incredible showing from Central Catholic and Jesuit High School students during the varsity football game at Jesuit’s Cronin Field last Friday night. The two rival schools came together to make “Purple-Out” for the Children’s Cancer Association, a Walk for Joy kickoff event, a resounding success. “Tonight we are one team,… Read more »

8th Annual Children’s Pro-Am Raises $240,000, Crosses Million Dollar Mark

Rain showers couldn’t dampen the giving spirit this year at the Eighth Annual Children’s Pro-Am, Led by CCA Board Member Grant Hammersley and presented by Davidson Benefits Group and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon. The tournament has raised more than $1Million, with 100% of proceeds benefitting The Children’s Cancer Association (CCA), since its inception in… Read more »

¡El Baile! – 2016 CCA Wonderball

Each September, CCA’s most passionate friends and supporters come together for the Wonderball, our biggest and most magical fundraising night of the year. This Saturday, September 24 will be no exception. Join us at the Oregon Convention Center for this year’s ¡El Baile! Wonderball presented by Regence BlueCross BlueShield, as we celebrate the sounds and styles… Read more »

CCA’s 18th annual summer car raffle

Now in its 18th year, CCA’s annual summer car raffle is a fun and easy way to support the Children’s Cancer Association while getting the chance to win your choice of a brand new Toyota Scion FR-S, RAV 4, or Tacoma, an almost $30,000 value, from our friends at Beaverton Toyota. Every raffle ticket you… Read more »

Get Inspired Luncheon 2016

A special thanks to all those who came out for CCA’s annual Get Inspired Luncheon. Yesterday, we challenged you to make a difference, and you answered a resounding YES to prescribing joy for seriously ill children, teens, and their families: 89 new friends told us they would like to become a volunteer. 22 became monthly donors. 15 of… Read more »

Chris talks about his son’s battle with cancer  

A tennis ball sized lump on the head of two-year-old, Graham, led to a diagnosis of Choroid Plexus Carcinoma. In this interview, Graham’s dad Chris talks to 105.1 The BUZZ about the non-stop doctors visits, and long treatments, and the vital part CCA played in his cancer battle. Chris also talked about the very special… Read more »

The Seely Family talks of treatment, CCA, and MyMusicRx  

Anna Seely and her family talk to FOX 12’s Wayne Garcia about her leukemia diagnosis, the long months of treatment, time spent in the hospital, and how CCA’s MyMusicRx and Chemo Pal Mentor Program helped her find her joy and made her feel like a normal kid again. “People underestimate the power of joy when you’re… Read more »

Brady Wrestles Cancer  

A little rough-housing doesn’t frighten Brady Coy, especially when his wrestling opponent is Troutdale police officer and Chemo Pal mentor, Nick Bohrer, a friend (and cancer survivor) who has already seen him tackle so much. Headaches in 2014 uncovered a frightening diagnosis, an extremely rare and aggressive form of brain cancer called anaplastic ependymoma. Through… Read more »