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Cookies for Kids' Cancer

 

Who: ELSANOR SCHOOL 21ST CCLC AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

 

What: Chocolate Chip Cookie bake sale

 

When: Friday, January 26, 2018 during snack time

 

Where: On the deck

 

Why: COOKIES FOR KIDS’ CANCER Service Learning Project

 

Cost: 1 cookie for 50 cents or 3 cookies for $1.00

 

Did you know:

  • Cancer is the number one cause of death by disease of children in the U.S.
  • The National Cancer Institute's (NCI) federal budget was $4.6 billion. Of that, all 12 major groups of pediatric cancers combined received less than 3%.
  • 13,500 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with cancer each year.
  • There is ONE THING that can truly change the facts of childhood cancers forever -- FUNDING for research to find new, improved therapies.

(Statistics from http://www.cookiesforkidscancer.org/WhyWeExist/WeSupport)