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Camp Happy Times: Helping Kids Be Kids

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“Mommy, I want to do normal things, like other kids…” 


When your child has cancer, there are no easy answers to this familiar and heart-wrenching refrain. The Valerie Fund has always known this, and in 1983, the organization took a giant step to give children with cancer at least one experience other kids have – going away to summer camp.


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Topics: Pediatric Cancer, camp happy times, camp

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