You gave HOPE, Now meet a HERO

You gave HOPE, Now meet a HERO
You gave HOPE, Now meet a HERO

  Wake-y, wake-y, eggs and bake-y! It's almost time for our Breakfast Benefit! The 5th Annual Compass to Care Breakfast Benefit is coming up on Tuesday, May 1st from 7-9 am in Dubuque, Iowa. The annual Compass to Care Breakfast Benefit is our marquee event in Iowa. The 2017 event had 30 sponsors, 250 guests and raised $65,000 to help children

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Jax’s Rough Reaction

Jax’s Rough Reaction
Jax’s Rough Reaction

Being a single parent of two young boys is tough enough, but what do you do when you find out your youngest has a brain tumor? Everything you possibly can, according to Katie, Jax’s mom. Jax was just 6 years old when he began having hand tremors last year. After the usual battery of testing, doctors determined Jax had a brain tumor. They also disco

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Improving Kyle’s Future-thanks to you

Improving Kyle’s Future-thanks to you
Improving Kyle’s Future-thanks to you

Michelle and David were willing to do whatever it took to give their son, Kyle, a future - including driving him two and a half hours away to receive proton radiation therapy, in hopes of shrinking his cancerous brain tumor. However, they could not have done it without your help. “Thank you for taking the weight off our shoulders. It’s so hard for

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Travel Request Upgraded by Grantors

Travel Request Upgraded by Grantors
Travel Request Upgraded by Grantors

To keep up with the increasing demand for our travel assistance, Compass to Care needed to enhance our web-based platform to streamline information flow from the moment a parent learns about our organization to the last day we provide funding to get his/ her child to treatment. Building this platform was essential for us to be able to scale our sup

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2017 5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run

2017 5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run
2017 5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run

The weather could not have been more beautiful as 143 runners took their mark on the start line of Compass to Care's 5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run in Park Ridge, IL. In addition to seeing all of the kids with cancer on our honor wall, it was so touching to have Zoe and her mom tell us how much your support means to families, like theirs. It was a true p

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