Brightening The Lives Of Children With Cancer

We're a National Organization dedicated to eliminating Pediatric Cancer & providing hope and support to those who are touched by it.

Brighten the life of a child going through cancer with a Bear Hug

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Bear Discoveries helps cutting-edge researchers to ultimately find a cure

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Donate Today to help the children and families fighting pediatric cancer

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77%

Dollars Directly To Cause

388

Bear Hugs

$410,000

Funded in Cutting-Edge Research

*Statistics are from our 2014-2015 Annual Report.


The Surprising Truth

Pediatric cancer is the number one cause of death by disease for children, yet less than 4% of cancer research dollars are allocated to children. Learn more in this video.

2016 Golf for the Bear

Join us this year for the annual Golf for the Bear at Kemper Lakes Golf Club on August 29th.  Learn more about the event here.

Recent News and Stories

Bear Necessities touches the lives of countless individuals. Read their stories here.

Chicago Headquarters

55 West Wacker Dr, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60601

(312) 214-1200

Texas Chapter

Houston, TX

texas@bearnecessities.org