Athletes 4 Cancer harnesses the healing power of the elements with the determination of the human spirit to benefit lives affected by cancer. Our organization focuses on renewing, rebuilding, and restarting lives after cancer through outdoor adventure.
Paddling, surfing, & ocean life heals and empowers young survivors after cancer...
- "It was so nice to bind with other survivors... I’m so grateful for this experience." – Lalama
- "I had my second interview today for a job and sitting there it hit me how much Athletes 4 Cancer and Camp Koru changed my life. I was able to tell them about the amazing experience and how excited I was…" – Coral
- "Camp was such a wonderful rebuilding for me. It put a foundation under my feet that I haven’t felt since my diagnosis." – Dash
The 6th Annual Kiteboarding 4 Cancer will take place July 13-15 in Hood River, Oregon. North America’s largest amateur kiteboarding event will once again draw kiters from around the globe for a cause that touches all of us.
A4C receives Mass Effect Award
We are ecstatic here in the A4C office this week! Just having returned from Atlanta for Livestrong’s Critical Mass Young Adult Cancer Alliance Conference, we are rejuvenated and inspired by the work being done in the adolescent and young adult cancer community.
The 7th Annual Kiteboarding 4 Cancer was a HUGE success, meeting our fundraising goal of $100,000 with numbers totaling $100,038! Funds raised help put on Athletes 4 Cancer’s Camp Koru Survivorship Program…