Donating Stock
May 23, 2011

The gift of an appreciated asset is a powerful way to support Friends of Karen. While this giving strategy may have tax benefits for you, the most important benefit is the...

Gifts in Kind
May 23, 2011

We depend on in-kind gifts of goods and services, as well as donations, to help our families make ends meet. For many of our children and their families, these items are truly necessities...

Ways to Donate
May 23, 2011
Thank you for supporting Friends of Karen. Your donation is the much needed help for hundreds of families each year caring for a child battling cancer or another life-threatening illness....
Ways to Give
May 23, 2011

Friends of Karen depends on donations from individuals, foundations, community organizations and businesses. Please become part of our lifeline of direct support to families living through...

For Health Professionals
May 20, 2011

As our partner in helping families, health professionals are key to identifying families who may be eligible for Friends of Karen assistance. Here’s our process:

  1. A hospital
  2. ...
Guidelines For Family Assistance
May 20, 2011

If your child has been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, your whole world has just been turned upside down. Friends of Karen can help guide you through the maze of...

Bereavement
May 20, 2011
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Umbrella Program
May 20, 2011

This initiative provides support for families who live outside of Friends of Karen's 22-county service area, but whose child is being treated at a hospital within our service area and/or has lived...

Birthday Presents
May 20, 2011

BIRTHDAY PRESENTS
Every child looks forward to their special day.  Due to COVID-19 we are currently providing gift cards...
Sibling Support
May 20, 2011

A family’s world is turned upside down the moment they learn their child has a life-threatening illness. The stresses of living with a seriously ill sister or brother can cause a variety of...