The Child Cancer Fund is a nonprofit established by a group of Jacksonville parents whose children were receiving treatment for cancer. Since 1994, the Child Cancer Fund (CCF) has walked side by side with local families in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia, helping them through the challenges of childhood cancer. Our focus is the emotional, practical, educational and financial support for families every step of the way. We partner with Nemours Children’s Specialty Care and Wolfson Children’s Hospital to implement our programs and services.

Today, this grass roots organization raise funds that provide Nemours Children’s Specialty Care with a financial grant to secure a Child Life Specialist. These funds also provide financial assistance whether it is sponsoring a play activity at the clinic, making a house or car payment, providing educational material, or a fun-filled family weekend at Camp Boggy Creek, CCF is dedicated to assisting these brave children and their families.

As determined by the U.S. Federal Internal Revenue Code, the Child Cancer Fund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. EIN 59-3359840
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Qualifications Guidelines:
The Child Cancer Fund serves families whose children have been diagnosed with cancer and are receiving treatment at Wolfson Children’s Hospital and/or Nemours Children’s Specialty Care.


Executive Director:
Carla Montgomery

Social Workers for Program Administration:
Helena Gutierrez-Richards, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker, Nemours Children’s Specialty Care

Pamela Bowers, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker, Nemours Children’s Specialty Care

Kristin Saunders, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker, Nemours Children’s Specialty Care

Kimberly Taylor, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker, Wolfson Children’s Hospital


Privacy Statement

Employees, volunteers and members of the Board of Directors are expected to maintain confidentiality pertaining to all programs, participants and donors. Confidential information includes, but is not limited to, identities of children and their families, their illnesses and other background information. Medical information is expressly protected by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and our program administrators have been trained to assure compliance with all HIPAA laws. Additionally, Child Cancer Fund does not solicit contributions by telephone. Child Cancer Fund will never sell or share information regarding donors and sponsors. This information is protected and used singularly by Child Cancer Fund to contact donors and sponsors.

4720 Salisbury Road • Jacksonville, Florida 32256 • Tel: (904) 396-4223 • Fax: (904) 425-8986