Nonprofit organization providing emotional support to kids who are receiving cancer treatment. The Sunshine Kids Foundation is dedicated to providing exciting activities, trips and events for young cancer patients (age newborn – 18 years).
New Hope for Kids
Wish Fulfillment for children living in Florida, with life-threatening illnesses who have not yet reached their 19th birthday nor had a wish granted previously.
Rosie Wilder, Wish Director
205 E. SR 436
Fern Park, FL 32730
Give Kids the World
Give Kids the World is a 51-acre resort in Central Florida for children between the ages of 3 to18 with life threatening illnesses and a desire to come to Central Florida to visit attractions. This is an all expense paid vacation, which includes rental care, theme park tickets, a stay at an on site villa, airfare and food. To be eligible children cannot have had another wish granted.
210 S Bass Road
Kissimmee, FL 34746
Camp Kesem at University of Florida
Camp Kesem provides a free week of summer camp to kids who have a parent affected by cancer. Camp Kesem is a free sleep-away camp put on by University of Florida, Miami University and Florida State University students. This unique camp offers a fun, safe and supportive environment that allows children between the ages of 6 and 16 to form bonds with peers who share similar experiences.
Scott Arizala, Summer Camp Consultant & Trainer: 734-657-0057
Camp Location: Chuluota, FL (near Orlando)
Boggy Creek Camp—Florida
Camp Boggy Creek is a free medical camp in Eustis, FL. Mission: To enrich the lives of children (ages 7-16) who have chronic or life threatening illnesses by creating camping experiences that are fun, empowering, safe and medically sound.
Mary Parrish, Recruitment Coordinator
352-483-4200 x 4525
30500 Brantley Branch Road
Eustis, FL 32726
B A S E Camp Children’s Cancer Foundation
Providing a year-round base of support for children and families who are facing the challenge of living with cancer and other life-threatening hematological illnesses.
140 N Orlando Avenue, Ste. 120
Winter Park, FL 32789