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Wear Your 2017 ICCD Shirts

Help us honor the hundreds of thousands of children affected by childhood cancer around the world. Wear your ICCD Awareness T-Shirt today! Share photos of yourself and your family wearing your t-shirts with us! Share at: media@acco.org. Or by posting them on our Facebook Read more ›

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ACCO’s Work in Ethiopia

ACCO’s Restricted Donations to Fund Programs for Children with Cancer in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Today, on International Childhood Cancer Day, we join together with our partners in the childhood cancer community around the world to highlight the critical disparities in Read more ›

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ICCD 2017 Infographics

“We Are One”: The World Comes Together for International Childhood Cancer Day 2017! “We Are One!” Today—Wednesday, February 15, 2017, International Childhood Cancer Day—the world will come together to honor and celebrate the hundreds of thousands of children and families Read more ›

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2017 IARC Report

The American Childhood Cancer Organization (ACCO) is very pleased to announce the release of a major new online report on childhood cancer by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). This new report previews a comprehensive and wide-reaching survey Read more ›

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Healthcare Coverage

Share Your Story: the Critical Role of Patient Protection Provisions in Healthcare Coverage Even as we speak, the future of the Affordable Care Act (sometimes called “Obamacare”) is being discussed and debated by politicians on both sides of the aisle Read more ›

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ICCD 2017

International Childhood Cancer Day “We Are One!” On Wednesday, February 15, 2017, the world will come together to honor the hundreds of thousands of children and families the world over whose lives have been forever altered by childhood cancer. We Read more ›

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Gold Ribbon Hero – Alex’s Story: B-Cell ALL

Alex’s Story: B-Cell ALL Alex’s childhood cancer journey began in August 2016 when his Mom (Alex’s grandmother who has cared for him since infancy and adopted him at the age of 5) noticed unusual bruising on his legs. Thinking perhaps Read more ›

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Gold Ribbon Hero Tyler W | Osterosarcoma

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: He got osterosarcoma at 15 years old and begged to keep his leg the tumor was in his shin so he had full donor bone and plates put in.  Then the hard Read more ›

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Raise Awareness and Order an ICCD Shirt, Wear it and Send in Your Photo!

STEP ONE: ORDER AN AWARENESS SHIRT A great way to help raise awareness for childhood cancer is by ordering one of the 2017 ICCD Awareness Shirts. Click Here or the button below to place your order: The shirts start at Read more ›

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Spacelabs Healthcare Helping to Create Care Kits for Rady Children’s Hospital

  The American Childhood Cancer Organization would like to give a big shout out to Spacelabs Healthcare for their amazing participation last week in creating Care Kits for Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, California Over 100 Care Kits were Read more ›

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