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

424

Bear Hugs

$300,000

Funded in Cutting-Edge Research

*Statistics are from our 2017-2018 fiscal year - ended June 30, 2018


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.

2021 Golf For The Bear

Chicago’s Exclusive Charity Golf Event at The Club at Wynstone! This scramble format provides an exciting opportunity for golfers, business professionals, philanthropists, and civic leaders to network and promote their companies while enjoying a round of golf and supporting Bear Necessities. 

Recent News and Stories

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

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55 West Wacker Dr, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60601

(312) 214-1200