Volunteer Spotlight - Rusty Nelson | Children's Cancer Association (CCA)

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Rusty Nelson

Rusty Nelson has been volunteering with the Children’s Cancer Association for the last six years and according to him, there’s no end in sight. We sat down with Rusty to ask him about his time with CCA.

Get Inspired Luncheon – In Photos

There’s no better way to jump into spring than inviting almost 500 new friends to one of our favorite events of the year, the Get Inspired Luncheon! When Regina’s daughter, Alexandra, died at the age of five, family and friends gathered around her kitchen table and decided to make the world a little better for… Read more »

One Day. One Friend.

Want to help raise money for CCA from home? Join our One Day. One Friend. campaign today! This 36-hour peer to peer fundraiser focuses solely on supporting the Chemo Pal Mentor Program.

CCA Idol

Who will be the next CCA Idol? Performers will showcase their talents and desire to make a difference, while a panel of judges decide the final winner!

Get Inspired Luncheon

It is time to Get Inspired and Get Involved! Join us for our Get Inspired Luncheon, CCA’s annual “friend raiser” and networking event.

Joy Break

Timberline Lodge and the Children’s Cancer Association are partnering together, for a full mountain event to celebrate spring break but with a CCA twist… Joy Break! The day will be filled with various activities including a rail jam, ski area wide scavenger hunt, musical entertainment and a silent auction.

Board Member 101

CCA will be joining forces with The Oregon Historical Society, Portland Opera, New Avenues for Youth, The Salvation Army, Urban League and Cascade AIDS Project to provide a thought provoking and educational evening, on how to be a successful board leader.

Paddy’s Day for CCA

Join Paddy’s for Portland’s best St Patrick’s Day Celebration. 2017 marks the 8th year partnering with The Children’s Cancer Association. A portion of net proceeds for the St. Patrick’s event will be donated directly to Children’s Cancer Association. Stop by our 3-Day Irish festival, complete with bagpipes and some Irish shenanigans.

Valentine's Day

Sharing the Valentine’s Day Love with the Children’s Cancer Association

Last week we celebrated Valentine’s Day for CCA. More than just a single fundraiser, this was a day where an entire community came together across the Pacific Northwest and even around the world. An event that engaged passionate corporate partners, hospitals, board members and volunteers raising an incredible $604,000 to fund our free-of-charge programs in… Read more »

Benefit Concert

Scappoose High School student, Joshua Wheeler, will be hosting a benefit concert for CCA. A performance featuring local musicians showcasing some of Joshua’s original compositions. Enjoy a fabulous evening and show your support for CCA! For eleven years Joshua has grown, cut, and donated his hair to individuals battling cancer. When he was searching for a… Read more »