Since 2004, Heroes for Children has provided $6.5 million to over 6,600 Texas families in need through our financial and social assistance programs. There is no other organization that provides direct and immediate assistance to families with such ease when it comes to restoring normalcy and bringing comfort through each family’s journey.

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Heroes for Children Board of Directors

Cindy Goodman Chair

Mandy Lu Ristow Vice Chair

Danielle DeWolf Secretary

Tracy Hennesy Treasurer

David Hancock Executive Director Ex Officio

Paula Adkinson Director

Donya Davis Director

Steve Eckerman Director

Pablo Franco Director

Stan Goldman Director

Manny Gonzalez Director

Morgan Hallman Director

Jenny Lawson Director

Larissa Linton Director

William Papadopoulos Director

Kristy Ellis Ramundi Director

Jackie Sheahan, Director

Heather Simpson Director

Randy Wilkins Director

Key Staff

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”  - John Bunyan

Our Mission

Heroes for Children advocates for and provides financial and social assistance to families with children (0-22 years of age) battling cancer.


Our Vision

Our vision is that no family with a child battling cancer will fight alone.

Don't let cancer mess with our Texas kids!


Our vision is that no family with a child battling cancer will fight alone!

Email: info@heroesforchildren.org

Phone:Dallas 214.256.5616

Houston 832.790.6788

Registered Charity: 83-0489882

Thank you for being a Hero today!

Heroes for Children is a registered 501(c)(3) organization with a Federal ID # 83-0489882.   All donations are fully deductible to the extent allowed by US law.

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