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Our Mission: Helping kids with cancer and their families with financial and emotional support.

Pinky Swear Foundation helps children with cancer and their families by providing basic needs support and unique family programs.

15,000+

families supported since 2003

$15,500,000+

raised since 2003

12,500+

kids helping kids since 2003


Our Programs

The Pinky Swear Foundation uses the phrase “All-Star” to describe every child battling cancer...

All-Star Weekends provide a break for a family to be together, take a hiatus from the hospital...

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, your family's whole world is turned upside down.

It is hard to leave your child’s side when they’re hospitalized. Having an ill child in the...

Featured All-Star Kids

Kids with cancer demonstrate courage, patience and resilience every day. We call them All-Stars.

Santiago

Santiago (nickname Santi) was a typical 3-yr old. He loved to crack jokes, play video games with his older brother (specifically Super Mario Bros.), and enjoyed playing at the park.

River

River and his family were busy bodies pre-diagnosis. His parents worked a lot, which left them with few opportunities to be together with their family. But on January 6, 2017, their busy lives...

Lilli

“Lilli has had a rough first two years of her life.” Before Lilli was even born, her parents had found out via an ultrasound that their baby had Down syndrome and had a hole in her heart.

Liliya

Just before Liliya was diagnosed with cancer she was bright and cheery. She was busy doing “toddler things” with her twin brother, such as potty training, playing and learning.

Get Involved with Pinky Swear

Donate

There are many ways to donate to Pinky Swear Foundation and support the families and children we help. 

Volunteer

Pinky Swear Foundation hosts several events throughout the year that require the brain power and sweat equity of many volunteers. We want you!

Fundraise

Pinky Swear fundraisers are a vital component in keeping Mitch's legacy alive, telling our story, and helping kids with cancer and their families. 

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