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Fundraising – 
achieving the greatest possible impact

Sufficient funding is needed to optimally support children with cancer and their parents, to advance important projects and to stand up for their interests. Childhood Cancer Switzerland relies on private donations and external project funding to finance its work.

Every donation counts – however small or large. It is our goal to make the greatest possible impact for children with cancer and their families with the money entrusted to us. This includes improving the chances of survival and the quality of life, optimal follow-up care and equal opportunities for all long-term survivors. Other important aims are better legal framework conditions for those affected and an increasing awareness among the population of the major challenges in the field of childhood cancer. As a young organisation that is still relatively unknown, Childhood Cancer Switzerland needs to actively raise funds to have sufficient resources to finance its projects and support its member organisations.

People and organisations that support our work

Solidarity with children and adolescents with cancer and their families is immensely important. We are delighted with the many donations, large and small, that we receive from people and organisations who stand up for those affected by supporting our work. A central role is also played by foundations and companies that support us with project funding, individual donations or within the framework of long-term partnerships. And we are grateful for the financial commitment of our member organisations to certain projects and activities. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking them all for their incredible support. Here, you can find an overview of projects realised for the benefit of Childhood Cancer Switzerland:

Switzerland’s largest gingerbread house

The Hard Rock Hotel in Davos, in collaboration with pastry shop and bakery Weber, has set up a life-size gingerbread house every December since 2019. The proceeds from this campaign, which also included a tombola, went to Childhood Cancer Switzerland.

Benefit concert in Bern

On the occasion of International Childhood Cancer Day and following the national Childhood Cancer Conference, a very special concert took place on 15 February. The proceeds from the collection went to Childhood Cancer Switzerland.

Porträt Miss Southern Belle

Calendar with a heart

As Monique Bornhauser aka Miss Southern Belle is a survivor herself, she has produced a calendar with photos of herself as a pin-up model in the style of the 1950s. The proceeds from the sale will go to Childhood Cancer Switzerland.

Konzert im einem Raum mit GEwölbe

Charity concert

The two musicians Sonia Gagnaux and Catherine Grandjean invited music lovers, friends and relatives to a concert for flute and piano in aid of Childhood Cancer Switzerland.

Leonardo Lauciello am Meer

Sport for a good cause

Leonardo Lauciello contracted Hodgkin lymphoma as a young adult. He celebrated his first year as a survivor in an unusual way – by taking part in the triathlon in Santa Cruz on Tenerife.

Race for Life

Race for Life 

For the benefit of cancer patients, 420 cyclists took part in the 9th Race for Life in Bern on bikes, racing bikes and mountain bikes, covering a total of 14,498 kilometres and 362,201 metres in altitude.

You too can show solidarity with children with cancer and their families

Whether as an individual, company, foundation or association – every donation counts to help children and adolescents with cancer have a better future! Information on the various ways in which you can give us support can be found here:

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