come on everybody
Ben loved to say, “come on everybody!”
How can you be involved in Ben Towne Foundation? Help us tell this story. Not only Ben’s story, but the story of what is happening at the Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research–that there is hope in the future of treating and curing childhood cancer.
Do it in a way that suits your gifts–who you are and what you like to do. Click on the stories tab for examples of ways people are using their own networks and interests to make a difference.
host a fundraising event or promotion
There are infinite rewarding ways to support Ben Towne Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation! Private special events, business promotions, coin drives, and school projects to name just a few. If you would like to host a fundraiser and want more information about how to get started, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 206 395 5217.
join team btf
Team BTF is our international athletic team. All athletes are welcome to make a difference by entering a race and raising money for Ben Towne Foundation. Swim, bike, run, walk, and accelerate the pace of research toward curing childhood cancer. Start training and we’ll get you setup with your own web page from which you can send emails, receive donations online, track progress toward your goal and thank supporters.
For competitions to be completed in 2013 click here.
For competitions to be completed in 2014 click here.
organize a coin drive
Every nickel, dime and quarter counts – as does every child. Organize a coin drive in your neighborhood, school, or place of work and together we can make a change in childhood cancer research. To request a coin box, and for more information, please email email@example.com or call 206 395 5217.
Callie’s Coffee was inspired by 7 year old Callie Lentz’s desire to help cure pediatric cancer. You can hear her inspiring story in her own words here. Proceeds from Callie’s Coffee go directly to Ben Towne Foundation to help support cutting edge research. We encourage everyone to visit their website at www.calliescoffee.com to learn more about this exciting partnership and endeavor! ”The next time you have a cup of coffee, you could be making a difference in the lives of kids with cancer.”
attend an event
Ben Towne Foundation has hosted a family event in the spring and a benefit dinner in the fall. Please check our upcoming events page for a list of events and promotions hosted by Ben Towne Foundation and our generous supporters.
blog / social media
Subscribe to our blog. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. Share links to our blog posts, videos, photos and spread the word to your friends about exciting research aimed at curing all childhood cancers.
Our Foundation is unique in that all operational costs are fully supported. 100% of your donation will support innovative research toward curing childhood cancer happening at the Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research. Join our monthly giving campaign or make a onetime donation by visiting our donate page.
company matching gift program
Help your donation extend further. Many businesses offer employees a matching gift benefit that increases your gift to Ben Towne Foundation. Visit our donate page to search for your company. If your company has a Matching Gift Program you must obtain the proper matching gift form from your employer for submission to Ben Towne Foundation.
Sign up to help at an upcoming event. To join our volunteer contact list, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 206 395 5217.