A Popsicle Stand: The Sweetest Way to Help Kids with Cancer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PINKY SWEAR FOUNDATION AND HY-VEE PARTNER TO RAISE FUNDS FOR CHILDREN BATTLING CANCER [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [July 6, 2022] – In the spring of 2020, Max was just 18 months old. He suddenly became very pale and started bruising very easily. He even stopped gaining weight, despite being a good eater. Before… Read More »

A Party for a Promise – Raise Money for Kids with Cancer, Wherever You Are!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PINKY SWEAR SOIREE TO BE HELD APRIL 30, AND YOU’RE INVITED! [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [April 5, 2022] – Get ready to ‘Party for a Promise’ – a promise to help kids with cancer and their families with financial and emotional support. Grab friends and family to party with Pinky Swear Foundation at… Read More »

Indiana Man Faces Test of Endurance for Kids with Cancer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PINKY SWEAR FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER TRAVELS TO HAWAII FOR IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]INDIANAPOLIS, IND – [May 10, 2022] – From the surface, Dirk Pauley is an Indiana family man who enjoys staying active. But to those who know him, especially kids and families supported by Pinky Swear Foundation, Dirk is a superhero. Pauley… Read More »

WHO Radiothon and Hy-Vee Register Round-Up Support Kids with Cancer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BRINGING AWARENESS AND FUNDING TO FAMILIES IN NEED [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]DES MOINES, Iowa – [December 2, 2021] – Today, Pinky Swear Foundation is announcing several fundraisers to help support kids with cancer this holiday season. Now through Sunday, December 12, all Hy-Vee stores across the company’s eight-state region will collect donations at the checkout… Read More »

Radio Listeners Raise $280k for Kids with Cancer this Holiday Season

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] SEVEN YEAR RUN OF THE WHO PINKY SWEAR RADIOTHON BREAKS MILLION DOLLAR MARK FOR FAMILIES IN NEED [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [December 17, 2021] – ecember 10, the 2021 WHO Pinky Swear Radiothon, presented by Dean Snyder Construction, raised more than $282,000 for kids with cancer and their families. The NEWS RADIO 1040… Read More »

National Pinky Swear Day: A Promise to Help Kids with Cancer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] A 19-YEAR-OLD PROMISE PROVIDES MORE THAN A MILLION DOLLARS IN SUPPORT EACH YEAR [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [December 13, 2021] – 19 years ago, a young boy named Mitch Chepokas made a life-changing promise that would live on for years to come. When Mitch was nine years old, he gave his entire life… Read More »

GivingTuesday: Kids with Cancer Benefit from National Generosity

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PINKY SWEAR FOUNDATION PARTICIPATES IN MASSIVE DAY OF GIVING [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [November 23, 2021] – GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement, unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. Supporters of Pinky Swear Foundation are taking part in that movement through donations to help kids… Read More »

$1.5 Million Raised by Your Community to Help Kids with Cancer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]KLN FAMILY BRANDS & GENEROUS FAMILY FOUNDATION TRIPLE $500,000 DONATED TO PINKY SWEAR FOUNDATION[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [November 14, 2021] – Pinky Swear Foundation is excited to announce the completion of a $500,000 community fundraising challenge. Thanks to KLN Family Brands and a generous family foundation, these funds will be tripled, totaling $1.5 million… Read More »

It Only Takes Two Seconds for a Family’s Life to be Turned Upside Down…

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]PINKY SWEAR FOUNDATION FUNDRAISERS GIVE BACK TO FAMILIES FACING A CHILDHOOD CANCER DIAGNOSIS[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]EDINA, MINN – [March 2, 2022] – Haakyn was five years old when he was diagnosed with stage three Wilms Tumor. The tumor, found attached to Haakyn’s kidney, was the size of a volleyball. Haakyn went through 28 weeks of chemotherapy.… Read More »