Get Involved


HELP CHILDREN WITH CANCER

There are many ways to get your Child/Company/Group involved with Arizona Cancer Foundation for Children. It is easy to start making an impact today!

CREATE YOUR OWN FUNDRAISING PAGE


HOW:

  1. Visit: donate.azcancerfoundation.org
  2. Personalize your page and set your fundraising goal/deadline
  3. Share your page with friends and family to start fundraising!


YOUR IMPACT

Creating your own online fundraiser to benefit ACFC means you are sharing your interest to help families and children facing childhood cancer. Funds raised (no matter the size) directly benefit families all throughout Arizona. We can't thank you enough! View How We Help to read about our unique programs you'll benefit by creating your own fundraising page.




COLLECT ITEMS FOR SUNSHINE PACKS*

HOW:

  1. Host a sunshine pack drive

Sunshine pack drives are great for a workplace, class, school, or at an upcoming holiday party! Regardless if you'd like to collect one specific item, or a variety, the kids love it all! Contact us in order to help plan your drive and ACFC will provide you with the materials and tips you need.

2. Donate an item

Don't have the time or energy to host a sunshine pack drive? Simply donate a toy or item recommended from our list below and it'll be delivered in a sunshine pack to a child at a hospital.

Art Supplies: Crayons, Coloring Books, Stickers, etc

Books (for all ages)

Electronics (tablets, leapfrog, iPads, laptop, headphones)

Gift Cards

Journals

Cosmetics (chapstick, lip gloss, nail polish, make-up kits)

Toys

Board Games

Blankets

Travel Pillow

Water Bottles/Thermos

Other items that can be enjoyed while traveling or in a hospital

* Please note children with cancer have compromised immune systems and that is why we request all items be brand new

YOUR IMPACT

Our sunshine program is one of the children's most favorite. New toys and arts & crafts never fail to bring a smile to their faces. Receiving treatment, being hospitalized for lengthly amounts of time, and constantly traveling takes a tole on everyone and having entertainment and comfort is the mission of our Sunshine Packs. Read more about our Sunshine pack program by clicking here.


BECOME AN AVA'S ANGEL

    HOW:

    AVA'S ANGELS are children and teens in the community who wish to take a stand against pediatric cancer and make a difference. Volunteer, fundraise, host an event; whatever you choose to do in order to benefit ACFC families makes you one of our AVA'S ANGELS. Contact us if you know how you want to help and if you want to become an Ava's Angel. You will receive our sincerest thanks and your Ava's Angel certificate!


    YOUR IMPACT

    Ava's Angels was started by Ava's brother, Eli, soon after she passed away. His determination to help people like his sister motivated children throughout the community and together they made an impact!

    HOST YOUR OWN EVENT

      HOW:

      1. Choose your event

      Lemonade Sale

      Bake Sale

      Change Drive

      Your Choice!

      Community Run (5k/10k)

      Silent Auction

      2. Choose a date and location

      3. Let people know of your event

      email

      social media

      invitations

      flyers

      4. Contact us

      Please contact us prior to your event so we can share it on our Social Media and give you our full support!

      YOUR IMPACT

      Hosting an event benefiting ACFC means you are helping us fulfill our mission in helping children battling pediatric cancer, thank you! We are happy to help as much as we can with your event and appreciate your support.



      VOLUNTEER WITH ACFC

        HOW:

        If you would like to show your support by volunteering at ACFC please contact us and we will send you a volunteer form. Many of our volunteer opportunities are in-office or at upcoming events. The children we assist are often in hospitals or in critical care with compromised immune systems. Unfortunately, this means hands-on volunteer work is not likely but fortunately, you can still help by volunteering where needed most! Complete your volunteer application and we will find a volunteer opportunity best suited for your availability and interests.

        YOUR IMPACT

        Volunteering your time with us is extremely valuable and beneficial to the foundation and the families we assists. Volunteer opportunities come in different shapes and sizes but are each important in raising funds and awareness for children and families who need more help than can be imagined. Thank you.

        REGISTER YOUR EVENT

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