**Grants:Cameron Siemers Foundation for Hope

http://www.cameronsiemers.org Launched in 2007, the Cameron Siemers Foundation for Hope is a non-profit organization that supports young adults with life-threatening illnesses. The founder, Cameron Siemers, was 2 years old when he received a blood transfusion. Five years later, he was diagnosed HIV positive. Doctors told him he wouldn’t live past […]

Brenda Mehling Cancer Fund

Brenda Mehling Cancer Fund (BMCF). For patients ages 18-40.  Provides services to meet daily needs not covered by insurance. Typically $600 of medical co-payments, rent and mortgage, transportation, car insurance, repairs, and groceries; http://www.bmcf.net; 661-310-7950u  

Andre Sobel River of Life Foundation

www.andreriveroflife.org “When Compassion can’t wait and single parent families are in despair, we help with urgent expenses to allow these caregivers to stay at their child’s bedside during catastrophic illness.” Our Commitment: We respond in 24 hours, when all other resources are exhausted. Our Belief: By caring for the caregiver, […]

American Kidney Fund

Ensuring that U.S. dialysis patients are able to afford their medical expenses has been the heart of the American Kidney Fund’s mission since our founding 46 years ago. Our need-based programs help patients with health insurance premiums, transportation costs, prescription medications, and many other necessities related to health care. With […]

To Celebrate Life for Breast Cancer Survivors

  Breast cancer doesn’t discriminate. Virtually everyone has been touched by it in some way. Maybe you’ve just been diagnosed, or you’re a long-time survivor. Or maybe it’s your mother, sister, best friend…or even your dad who has had a bout with the disease. Yet there are many in our […]

Bay Area Cancer Connections and the Karen Swanson Fund

Bay Area Cancer Connections is a nonprofit organization that supports people touched by breast or ovarian cancer by providing comprehensive, personalized services in an atmosphere of warmth and compassion. Whether you have just been diagnosed with cancer, or are seeking wellness after treatment, our compassionate staff and volunteers will be […]