Month: November 2022

Kid Cancer Crushers Gives Donation to CCC

Major thanks go out to nonprofit Kid Cancer Crushers for raising an incredible $16,591 for Children’s Cancer Connection. Kid Cancer Crushers is run by the Krakau Family. They are also a CCC family! The group’s Sept. 18 Party at the Park event in Waukee brought in $33,182, which was split between CCC and The Children’s Oncology Group Foundation. Thanks for

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camp director helping camper with tie-dye

CCC Receives Best of COCA Awards

Children’s Cancer Connection (CCC)’s Camp Heart Connection was recognized by the Children’s Oncology Camping Association – International (COCA-I). Camp Heart Connection provides free camp experiences to Iowa families affected by childhood cancer. Camp Director Jourdan Reed was the Region 3 recipient of the COCA-I’s Camp Spirit Award. These awards are given to those who exemplify true camp spirit in all that

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camp volunteers singing

Summer Camp Volunteers Needed

Camp Heart Connection’s (CHC) Oncology and Sibling Camps are going back to their original week-long structure in 2023. We can’t wait to “Welcome Home” hundreds of excited campers. But, we need YOUR help to make it all happen! The camp volunteer applications are now open. Camp dates are June 11-17 and Aug. 13-19, 2023, and camp is located in Boone.

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