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Introducing New Board Member Mr. Ken Wegner, President of Jel Sert

The American Childhood Cancer Organization (ACCO) is very pleased to introduce as its newest Board Member Mr. Ken Wegner, President of the Jel Sert Company and father of a childhood cancer survivor.  Mr. Wegner is the grandson of Jel Sert Read more ›


Dear ACCO Family,

The American Childhood Cancer Organization (ACCO) stands proudly at the forefront of the fight against childhood cancer, continuing our efforts to bring comfort and support to children with cancer and their families throughout their journey. Our library of free learning resources Read more ›


Look how you’ve helped!

Look How You Helped ACCO in 2015! The American Childhood Cancer Organization (ACCO) stands proudly at the forefront of the fight against childhood cancer, continuing our efforts to bring comfort and support to children with cancer and their families throughout their Read more ›


STAR Act Needs Your Help

Today, the ACCO desperately needs your help. Today, we are reaching out to everyone in the childhood cancer community across the country and asking you to take action—because today, just one small action could make a very big difference in Read more ›


2015 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

2015 CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH As we end an incredible Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we look back at all the amazing things we, as a community, were able to accomplish. We reached further than we ever had before. We had Read more ›


“Light It Up Gold”: Buildings, National Landmarks and More Go Gold® for Childhood Cancer Awareness

Global Challenge—To Light Up the Entire World Gold Together with its international partners, this year the American Childhood Cancer Organization issued a global challenge—to light up the entire world gold to raise awareness about this deadly disease—and the response was Read more ›


“LIGHT IT UP GOLD” FOR CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS GOES GLOBAL

Light it Up Gold Campaign More than 100 prominent buildings, iconic landmarks and monuments on 4 continents around the world participated in the international gold lighting program to raise awareness for childhood cancer. This program was founded in the U.S. by Read more ›


Parents Magazine: 11 Inspiring Families Raising Funds to Fight Childhood Cancer

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and many families affected by the disease are working hard to raise awareness and funds for more research. #13 is our ACCO Family By Ellen Sturm Niz


6th Annual Childhood Cancer Summit

ACCO Was Proud to Attend the 6th Annual Childhood Cancer Summit ACCO board member Greg Aune and ACCO Executive Director Ruth Hoffman were proud to attend the 6th annual Childhood Cancer Summit held Friday September 18th in the Visitor’s Center Read more ›


StepUp for Childhood Cancer 2015

How to StepUp for Childhood Cancer! September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month: time for all of us to #StepUp and make childhood cancer a national health priority. Making childhood cancer a priority means devoting critical resources towards much-needed research efforts Read more ›


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