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May 03, 2019, 14:46 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Awards One-of-a-Kind Grant to Aid in Childhood Cancer Research Discovery

Research funding often has restrictions and may not provide a scientist with an opportunity to truly explore beyond the parameters of the grant that...


Apr 29, 2019, 12:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Awards Over $2.7 Million in Grants to Fund the Next Generation of Pediatric Oncologists

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is proud to announce its newest round of grants,...


Apr 18, 2019, 10:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Adds VMware Vice President, Corey Hutchison, to its Board of Directors

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, announces the addition of Corey Hutchison, U.S. Vice...


Apr 08, 2019, 09:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Thanks Its Thousands of Volunteers During National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week is here and the St. Baldrick's Foundation, a volunteer and donor powered charity dedicated to funding the best childhood...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:15 ET Thousands Join the Fight to Take Childhood Back from Cancer

This month, in cities across the U.S., thousands of people will rock the bald for the St. Baldrick's Foundation. Men, women and kids are choosing to...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Sport Clips Haircuts Commits Another $1 Million to Childhood Cancer Research Through Continued Partnership with the St. Baldrick's Foundation

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is proud to announce that Sport Clips Haircuts has...


Feb 07, 2019, 09:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation and American Cancer Society Announce a New Partnership to Conquer Kids' Cancers

Today, the St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest charitable funder of childhood cancer research grants, and the American Cancer Society (ACS), a...


Jan 24, 2019, 16:07 ET Fadó Irish Pub is Drinking Irish Coffee to Support Childhood Cancer Research

Throughout the month of January, Fadó Irish Pubs will kick off the fundraising season by drinking Irish coffees and raising awareness about the St....


Jan 08, 2019, 09:15 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces Five 2019 Ambassadors

Representing the more than 300,000 kids diagnosed with cancer each year worldwide, the St. Baldrick's Foundation has chosen its five 2019 Ambassadors....


Nov 20, 2018, 15:53 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Challenges Holiday Shoppers to Save Kids with Cancer with Giving Tuesday Campaign

A child is diagnosed with cancer every 2 minutes worldwide. That's the same amount of time it will take consumers to purchase a Black Friday deal...


Nov 08, 2018, 09:15 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces $1.7 Million in Grants to Help Institutions Across the Country Treat More Kids on Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are a vital part of the research process, and for many kids with cancer, they are their best hope for a cure. To allow more kids...


Nov 06, 2018, 09:15 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation and Osteosarcoma Collaborative Partner to Fund Lifesaving Childhood Cancer Research

At 16 years old, Olivia Egge loved to learn, travel, hang out with friends and dive competitively. Then she was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a rare...


Oct 23, 2018, 09:15 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Adds Distinguished Executives from American Express and J.P. Morgan to its Board of Directors

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest charitable funder of childhood cancer research grants, is pleased to announce the addition of two new...


Sep 04, 2018, 06:00 ET Kids with Cancer Need More Options

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, their family is presented with treatment options – often a combination of surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. ...


Jul 25, 2018, 13:12 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Presents "STAR for Kids with Cancer Award" to Members of Congress

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is pleased to present the STAR for Kids with Cancer...


Jul 19, 2018, 09:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces $19.1 Million in Grants to Fund Lifesaving Childhood Cancer Research

Childhood cancer researchers often depend largely on private funding to get projects off the ground and to move novel treatment approaches to the...


Jun 27, 2018, 10:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Appoints American Hotel & Lodging Association CEO Katherine Lugar as Chairman-Elect of Board of Directors

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is proud to announce Katherine Lugar, president and...


May 22, 2018, 04:50 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces the Childhood Cancer STAR Act Approved by Senate and House, Goes to President for Signature

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is pleased to announce that the Childhood Cancer...


May 02, 2018, 03:14 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Supports Innovative Childhood Cancer Research Through One-of-a-Kind Grant

Innovative. Revolutionary. Game-changing. This is how recipients of the St. Baldrick's Foundation Robert J. Arceci Innovation Award describe the...


Mar 23, 2018, 09:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces the Childhood Cancer STAR Act Approved by Senate, Moves to House of Representatives

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is pleased to announce that the Childhood Cancer...


Mar 08, 2018, 09:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Awards Over $2 Million in Grants to Fund the Next Generation of Pediatric Oncologists

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is proud to announce its newest round of grants,...


Mar 07, 2018, 09:00 ET Thousands Go Bald This March to Raise Money for Childhood Cancer Research

This month, in cities across the U.S., thousands of people will be losing their hair for the St. Baldrick's Foundation. Men, women and kids are...


Jan 19, 2018, 11:32 ET Fadò Irish Pub is Drinking Irish Coffee to Support the St. Baldrick's Foundation

On Jan. 20, Fadò Irish Pubs will kick off the fundraising season with a five-day campaign of drinking Irish coffee and raising awareness about the St....


Jan 03, 2018, 09:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces 2018 Ambassadors to Serve as Voice and Face of Childhood Cancer

Childhood cancer is the number one disease killer of children in the U.S. This is why the St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of...


Dec 04, 2017, 12:35 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Appoints Neuroblastoma Expert, Dr. Susan Cohn, to its Board of Directors

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, is proud to announce Dr. Susan Cohn, M.D., dean for...