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Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of children affected by cancer and other life-altering and life-threatening illnesses and/or conditions. We strive to improve the quality of life and well-being for them and their families by offering ... Read more
Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of children affected by cancer and other life-altering and life-threatening illnesses and/or conditions. We strive to improve the quality of life and well-being for them and their families by offering financial support for daily living needs.
Celebrities Fore Kids, Inc. (CFK) serves children and their families in dire financial need residing in South Florida/Treasure Coast who are battling cancer and other life-threatening or life-altering illnesses. These health challenges are emotionally and financially exhausting experiences for many families and Celebrities Fore Kids, Inc. is intended to help with daily living expenses which negatively impact the family’s health, well-being and quality of life. A grassroots, volunteer driven organization for the past 19 years, Celebrities Fore Kids, Inc. has helped more than 751 families through our various programs. These families usually need multiple year funding until the medical crisis is over.
Celebrities Fore Kids Patient Assistance Program works with individual family’s to help with daily living expenses such as: food, transportation, medical expenses not paid by insurance; auto repairs for needed trips to medical treatments; utility and phone payments; mortgage payments and other emergency relief usually in the form of, home repairs, remodel of bathroom to accommodate a wheelchair or the purchase of much needed new appliance.
The CFK Patient Assistance Program is the only program that pays for daily living expenses for these children living in S. Florida/Treasure Coast. No other program offers financial support for daily living/quality of life expenses while going through this medical crisis.