The Valerie Fund
The Valerie Fund treats more than 5,000 children with cancer and blood disorders annually throughout the state of New Jersey and the Greater New York and Philadelphia Metropolitan areas. In addition to treatment, the seven strategically located Valerie Fund Children's Centers provide programs and services that promote a child's continued emotional and social development during and after treatment; for example, School Re-Entry, Family and Patient Education and Suppor Group Services. The Valerie Fund also operates Camp Happy Times, a free one-week camp overnight camp experience for children who have or have had, cancer. Nearly 200 children enjoy swimming, fishing, arts & crafts and the fun of just being kids.