FIGHTING CHILDHOOD CANCER STRAIGHT ON

Increase awareness and provide medical care and comfort for childhood cancer patients worldwide.

Learn Alex's Story

The Hard Reality

In 2017, eleven-year-old Alex Bogran was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a very aggressive tumor that needed to be fought with chemotherapy treatments and a full knee and upper tibia replacement. This devastating news could derail anyone…not Alex! Today, Alex is cancer free and is once again living life as just another kid. With a heart of helping others, the Alex’s Story Foundation was started with goal of confronting this disease straight on. The Alex’s Story foundation has the goalof helping families locally & internationally, directly with cancer research, awareness and comfort measures for pediatric cancer centers around the world.

The biggest blessing of enduring this fight is that we now can bless other families in need.

Childhood cancer is made up of more than 12 major types and over 100 subtypes.
One in 285 Children in the U.S. will be diagnosed with one of those type of cancer by the time they are 20 years old.
2/3 of childhood cancer patients will have long lasting chronic conditions that they will have confront the rest of their lives.
Childhood cancer is the leading cause of death by disease in children under the age of 19 in the U.S.
Every year, an estimated 250,000+ new cases of cancer affect children under the age of 10 worldwide. That’s almost 700 new kids affected every day.