Childhood Cancer

St. Baldrick’s 2018 Infrastructure Grant Recipients Revealed!

by St. Baldrick's Foundation
November 8, 2018

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation has announced its 2018 Infrastructure Grant recipients. In total, the grants amount to more than $1.7 million and will be spread across 29 US-based institutions.


Helping Doctors Fight Childhood Cancers

The St. Baldrick’s Infrastructure Grants play a critical role in helping these institutions hire and retain the best medical professionals for clinical trials.

With this funding, the nation’s leading pediatric oncologists can use clinical trials to work towards finding new and better treatments for leukemia, lymphomas, tumors, and other childhood cancers.

Learn more about the role of St. Baldrick’s in funding childhood cancer research.

Grants Possible Thanks to Donors Like You

It’s important to be clear about one thing: none of this would have been possible without the incredible support of donors like you. Whether you donated or volunteered time at one of our signature head-shaving events, your efforts have helped us move forward in advancing treatment options for kids with cancer.

With your continued support, we will get there. We will take childhood back from cancer.

Learn more about how a St. Baldrick’s Infrastructure Grant helps children in a community.

Here’s a full list of institutions awarded St. Baldrick’s Foundation Infrastructure Grants in 2018:
• Albany Medical College, Albany, N.Y.
• Blank Children’s Cancer & Blood Disorders Center, Des Moines, Iowa
• Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, N.Y.
• Children’s Hospital, New Orleans, La.
• Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters, Norfolk, Va.
• Children’s Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn.
• Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford, Conn.
• East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.
• El Paso Children’s Hospital, El Paso, Texas
• Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.
• HSHS St. Vincent Cancer Research Institute, Green Bay, Wis.
• Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C.
• Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, La.
• Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Orlando, Fla.
• Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Phoenix, Ariz.
• Research Foundation of the State University of New York, Stony Brook, N.Y.
• Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, N.J.
• SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Mo.
• St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Ind.
• Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miami, Fla.
• The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Ill.
• The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, N.M.
• UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, Calif.
• University of California San Diego, La Jolla, Calif.
• University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill.
• Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital/SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, N.Y.
• Valley Children’s Healthcare, Madera, Calif.
• Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’s Cancer and Hematology Clinic, affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, McAllen, TX
• Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Read more on the St. Baldrick’s blog:
2017 Infrastructure Grants: Building New Cures for Kids with Cancer
6 Ways You Can Help Kids With Cancer
St. Baldrick’s Scholar Targets Kids’ Cancer Caused by Growth Disorder

Childhood cancer cures start with you. Fund lifesaving research today.