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AYA Taco Virtual Cooking Night

April 13, 2020, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., Virtual event

Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Group will be having a Virtual Cooking Class. In partnership with Gilda's Club we will be having a chicken street taco cooking class that will be held virtually, via Zoom, so that everyone can participate at home. Suggested ingredient lists will be emailed out to registered participants. Feel free to make substitutes. Register by emailing [email protected]

Children’s Minnesota patient interviewed during MSHSL boy’s hockey tournament

Children’s Minnesota cancer patient was interviewed during MSHSL boy’s hockey tournament on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic 2020

August 6, 2020 7:30 a.m. – August 9, 2020 12 p.m., White Bear Lake

Each year, thousands of children are diagnosed with cancer, severely affecting what many of us take for granted – the ability to have a healthy childhood. The mission of the Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic (PTATC) is to host an annual mixed doubles tennis tournament to raise funds that primarily support research to lessen the suffering caused by childhood cancer. Funds raised benefit the cancer research program at Children’s Minnesota.

Pasta for Peds – Spaghetti Dinner

June 20, 2020, 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Coon Rapids

Join us for a spaghetti dinner, raising money to support programs and services at Children's Minnesota. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Cancer Kids Fund at Children's Minnesota, which helps support things like meal vouchers, parking passes, financial assistance for families and even visits from the Zoomobile!

Children’s Minnesota patient featured in Wild’s Hockey Fights Cancer night

The Minnesota Wild chose Liam to be a part of their Hockey Fights Cancer campaign. Through this, Liam had the chance to spend the day with the Wild players and even be in a video shoot as a Hockey Fights Cancer All Star.

Benefits of physical therapy during and after cancer treatment

Learn about the benefits of physical therapy during and after cancer treatment from Lynn Tanner, physical therapist in the Cancer and Blood Disorders Program.

Children's MN Give to Kids day September 2019

Give to Kids Day: Kendall’s cancer journey

One way to support kids like Kendall is to make a gift on September 26 to support the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s and help us reach our goal of 100 donors in 24 hours.

Iraa in hospital

Children’s Minnesota helps Iraa Shine Bright while battling cancer

Two-year-old Iraa is described by her father, Dr. Pankaj Nagaraj, as an outgoing, bright and fun-loving girl. But it’s hard for kids like Iraa to Shine Bright in the face of cancer or other serious illnesses.

Minnesota Twins players with hospital gowns

Minnesota Twins players bring smiles to patients during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Minnesota Twins players and Twins mascot, T.C. Bear, visited patients at Children's Minnesota on Wednesday, September 11, in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness month and their partnership with Children’s during our Shine Bright for Cancer Kids campaign.

Minnesota Vikings head coach, Mike Zimmer, brings Children’s patient as guest to season-opener game

Many Minnesotans consider themselves Vikings superfans, but 11-year-old Kaden may just be the biggest fan. However, he had yet to watch a regular-season game at U.S. Bank Stadium. On Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, Vikings head coach, Mike Zimmer, invited Kaden to join him at the season opener game against the Atlanta Falcons.