The Need Is Real…
That’s how many children are diagnosed with cancer every year around the world. Help us send Jessie’s JoyJars to every one of them!
Thank you for donating!
Worldwide, 300,000 children are diagnosed with cancer each year. And in the U.S., more children die of childhood cancer than any other disease—more than AIDS, asthma, cystic fibrosis, congenital anomalies and diabetes combined.
What are JoyJars?
JoyJars®, n. 1. 64oz plastic jars that are filled with hospital approved toys and tons of fun (nothing cheesy) 2. Symbol of everything Jessie stood for; hope, joy and love 3. A powerful boost that encourages children battling cancer and lets them know “WE CARE”.
“We just wanted to send a special note to say thank you …. you won’t ever know what this gift means to our family or how much your JoyJars and boxes have helped to brighten our spirits…during Travis’ ongoing battle with his brain tumor.” -Travis’ Mother
Help, My Child Has Cancer
Let us encourage your family to NEGU!
The Rees family knows first hand what it feels like to have a child fighting cancer and would love to encourage your entire family to “Never Ever Give Up” through ClubNEGU. ClubNEGU is a free program for all Courageous Kids that are actively fighting cancer, their SuperSiblings, and Courageous Parents too! Each registered ClubNEGU family receives a fun boost of hope, joy, and love each month. These gifts are delivered for the sole purpose of wanting them to feel encouraged, bring them smiles, create priceless memories and help them know they are not alone in this journey.
It all started with Jessie’s bold wish at the very beginning — to encourage every kid actively fighting cancer to Never Ever Give Up.
That’s still our mission today. Since 2014, we have had the honor of encouraging over 10,000 courageous families through ClubNEGU. Each ClubNEGU family receives a variety of boosts every month that are jam-packed with hope, joy, and love! These boosts of encouragement that are sent out are packed to bring love, encouragement, and support into your home. We hope our message is clear, we NEGU for you!
OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES
Get iNEGU on your phone
Get daily encouragement videos from celebrities, athletes and the Jessie Rees Foundation.
Download Resource Guide
A collection of useful resources to help your family navigate the journey of childhood cancer.
Order a Memory Canvas
A free 30 x 30 inch wrapped custom canvas for families that have a child in Heaven due to cancer.
Memory Canvases are a 30×30 wrapped canvas with a special personalized design to remember your courageous hero. Memory Canvases allow families the opportunity to select several words that best represent their courageous child. These special canvases are for families living in the United States, that have had a child move to heaven from cancer under the age of 18. Due to limited resources, for families living outside the United States we will make your customized Memory Canvas design and email it to you for your own printing.
Connect with our Family Resource Coordinator, Jana, to order your Memory Canvas today.
Our Impact is Growing — Imagine The Possibilities…
Since 2011, the impact made by amazing people…
JoyJars sent to kids fighting cancer in all 50 states & over 40 countries
Hours of loving support by amazing volunteers locally and nationally
Familes encouraged to Never Ever Give Up through ClubNEGU
Total donations by generous hearts to help kids & families NEGU
JOY FOR YOUR INBOX!
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