Finding a Cure for Childhood Cancer | Watch this Life Changing Video and Help Make a Difference!
Michael Cuccione imagined a world without childhood cancer. He had the courage and vision to lay the groundwork and raise awareness believing that research holds the key to finding a cure.
Michael raised enough funds to establish two lifetime endowments for young researchers giving the brilliant minds of today the opportunity to train and become the childhood cancer research leaders of tomorrow. From his vision of hope he founded the Michael Cuccione Foundation with a mission of funding childhood cancer research.
Preventing a devastating complication of lifesaving transplants: Two types of immune cells reduce the risk of graft versus host disease
2017-12-08 | Right now, 25% of children who survive blood and marrow transplants go on to develop chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGvHD), an incurable condition that can cause lifelong pain and disability. details
Children with Leukemia to Get Access to Clinical Trials for the Specialized Cancer Treatment CAR-T Cell Therapy
2017-03-28 | The Province today announced $2 million to the Michael Cuccione Foundation to support new advances in research at Michael Cuccione Childhood Cancer Research program at BC Children's Hospital. details
A Significant Announcement for Childhood Cancer
2017-03-28 | The Michael Cuccione Foundation and the Province of British Columbia are excited to share news that will bring new potentially life-saving technology and treatment to pediatric oncology in BC. details