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Minnesota Twins

This September, the Minnesota Twins are supporting pediatric cancer awareness month all September long. They will even be making a guest appearance at Children’s and delivering hospital gowns to patients.

The Mike Zimmer Foundation

Mike Zimmer Foundation

Minnesota Vikings head coach, Mike Zimmer, is giving kids the opportunity to get up-close with the football action!  He has invited patients and their families for exclusive training camp and pre-season game experiences.

Minnesota United FC

Minnesota’s professional soccer team has donated tickets to their September 15th game to Children’s.  Betty, a six-year-old ‘soccer fanatic’ and Children’s leukemia patient, will serve as the game’s honorary captain!


OneLessWire, a nonprofit aimed at supporting teens battling cancer, will be donating Beats wireless headphones, gift cards and other items to two teenagers currently battling cancer at Children’s Minnesota in September.

Hope Breakfast Bar

Hope Breakfast Bar in St. Paul is opening their doors this September.  During their celebrations, they will be hosting a pre-opening event that will raise money for the Cancer Kids Fund.

About the Cancer and Blood Disorders program at Children’s

We are the largest pediatric cancer and blood disorders program in the Upper Midwest, caring for more than 55 percent of children diagnosed with cancer or blood disorders in Minnesota, and 70 percent of those diagnosed in the Twin Cities. We also care for our patients’ families by investing in the Cancer Kids Fund, which supports wellbeing through music therapy, child life experts, pet therapy visits, meals, playtime for siblings, as well as help covering a family’s everyday expenses.

Additional business information on how to become involved

Want to be involved next year?

Be part of Shine Bright for Cancer Kids this September by providing special discounts or promotions to help us raise money for the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota. How your business gets involved is up to you — you could do a point-of-sale round-up donation or matching-funds gift. Complete this campaign proposal form to participate »