When Valerie Goldstein lost her battle to cancer at the age of 9, her parents Ed and Sue vowed to help families in similar situations gain easier access to more customized care.


All About the Fund
valerie.png

The Valerie Fund supports comprehensive health care services focusing on psychosocial programs for children with cancer and blood disorders close to home.


About What We Do
Screen Shot 2017-09-05 at 11.00.58 AM.png

Your participation, time or financial gift ensures that children get everything they need to receive the most effective treatment.


Ways to Help
Screen Shot 2017-09-05 at 11.02.22 AM.png

Our Annual Walk Event

Donate or Join a Team


Visit the Walk

Our unique blend of medical care and emotional counseling gives patients and their families the supportive environment they need during treatment and beyond.


Learn More

Supporting children with cancer and blood disorders since 1976

Donate

The Valerie Fund Blog

Kids Ice Cancer Scores

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
06/09/22

Kids Ice Cancer and The Valerie Fund once again teamed up to support children battling cancer and blood disorders with an exhibition hockey game featuring some of the brightest young stars in hockey in our area. A major milestone was reached this year as well so read on to see what happened!

read more »

Topics: community events, Kids Ice Cancer

2nd Annual Lawyers Run & Walk for The Valerie Fund

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
05/25/22

 In early 2021, The Valerie Fund was contacted by a local attorney who wanted to do more to help kids in this area. What happened next became an inspiration to everyone involved and helped Valerie Fund families continue to get the support they needed. 

read more »

National Hospital & Nurses Week

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
05/11/22

The month of May hosts two national holidays that are very close to the heart for us at The Valerie Fund. Both National Hospitals Week and National Nurses Week take place in May and we literally would not be here without either our hospital partners or dedicated nurses. 

read more »

Meet the Staff: Lori Abrams

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
05/02/22

The staff of The Valerie Fund help raise the money that support the seven Children's Centers in hospitals across New Jersey, New York City, and metro Philadelphia. Our staff is responsible for working with donors and partners at all levels to fund the services of The Valerie Fund. Get better acquainted with some of the people you may already know and meet some of the new faces behind The Valerie Fund.

read more »

Topics: Meet the Staff

A Valerie Fund Kids Photoshoot: Part Three

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
04/25/22

We love shining a spotlight on our amazing kids! Come meet nine of our Valerie Fund kids who will be appearing in this year's Annual Report. 

read more »

A Valerie Fund Kids Photoshoot: Part Two

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
04/18/22

We love shining a spotlight on our amazing kids! Come meet nine of our Valerie Fund kids who will be appearing in this year's Annual Report. 

read more »

A Valerie Fund Kids Photoshoot: Part One

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
04/14/22

We love shining a spotlight on our amazing kids! Come meet nine of our Valerie Fund kids who will be appearing in this year's Annual Report. 

read more »

The 2022 Taste of Giving

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
03/15/22

The Valerie Fund's A Taste of Giving event is one of the premier events we host each year. It is a night to meet some special Valerie Fund kids and hear from the heroic caregivers in our Valerie Fund Children's Centers. Come take a look at this incredible event that provides support to our kids and families. 


read more »

Topics: events, fundraising, taste of giving

How to Prepare for The Valerie Fund 5K

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
02/22/22

Congratulations! You’ve just signed up for The Valerie Fund Walk & JAG-ONE Physical Therapy 5K on September 17th! With excitement and anticipation flowing through your veins, you just can’t wait to put on your best pair of running shoes and head over to the course surrounding and within beautiful Verona Park. Similar to how an athlete must train for the upcoming season, 5K participants must season their body so they’ll be able to complete the event in its entirety without getting hurt. If it’s your first time participating in a 5K, or you'd appreciate a little refresher, here’s what you’ll need to know to prepare for the big race.

read more »

Topics: 5k, walkathon, fundraising

A Tribute Fit for a Valerie Fund Child

Posted by The Valerie Fund on
02/15/22

There are many ways to keep our Valerie Fund kids and families in mind throughout the year. Did you know that we have tribute and notecards available for those special people in your life? 

read more »

Topics: fundraising, store

Content not found

The Power of Giving

Learn more about the ways you can help. 

Join in the fight against childhood cancer and blood disorders: donate, participate in an event, or volunteer your time. Our philosophy is that to truly heal the children whose care we are entrusted, we must treat them emotionally, socially, and developmentally, as well as medically.

 

Subscribe to Blog Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all