In September, Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Amazon is helping raise awareness by delivering 10 million uniquely designed boxes featuring the gold ribbon – the international symbol of childhood cancer – empowering customers to join in the fight one box at
Childhood cancer is the #1 disease-related cause of death for children in the United States and many other countries. For those who survive, two-thirds will also endure chronic health conditions from the toxic side effects of cancer treatment, including secondary cancers and other life-threatening illnesses.
Large scale change starts at the most local level. Founding Hope empowers individuals to turn compassion into action and engage their communities by providing financial support for families impacted by
Pajamas are the battle uniform for children fighting cancer who often spend years living in their pajamas during treatment and recovery. On September 6, Amazon employees will wear their pajamas to work in honor of these brave children. Help raise awareness and participate in the
For every day in September, we are inviting children who have been affected by cancer to explore their interests in STEM and robotics, and learn more about the magic of Amazon innovation. On behalf of each child, Amazon will make donations to pediatric oncology programs across America committed to saving their lives.