Expand Laptops for Love to give 1,200 computers annually
Treatment can be very isolating for children, often causing them to be separated from friends and family for months at a time. Currently, we serve about 50 families annually and want to expand our program to serve all 1,200 families with laptops who are in need of tangible connections of school, family and friends during their isolated cancer treatments.
Tomorrow is never promised, but families battling childhood cancer live in even more uncertainty. With the burden of cancer treatment, even a small birthday party, mitzvah, graduation, or celebrating finishing cancer treatment can be financially out of reach for the families of Heroes for Children. These everyday celebrations allow our children to win back their childhood, one milestone at a time.
Influence 29.9 Million Texans to become Heroes for Children
So that we can communicate through social media, targeted ads, TV, and radio to reach all 29.9 million Texans to become Heroes to families with a child battling cancer know that they don't have to fight alone.
Enhance Fertility Assistance for Children's Future Families
Most are surprised when they find out that chemo treatment will leave teenage males and females sterile/infertile. Before they enter chemo, we assist these teenagers with fertility treatments so that they have the ability to have their own biological child for their future.