How You Can Help

Thank you for interest and support of the Rypien Foundation! We are excited to show you all the ways you can get involved and help families in our community battling childhood cancer.

Get Connected!

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How Your Donation to the Rypien Foundation Helps Families Battling Childhood Cancer

Your support of the Rypien Foundation funds programs that directly serve the needs of children battling cancer.

Your support of the Rypien Foundation provides children with critically needed services and support they may otherwise not have access to - improving their health, well-being and quality of life.

Your support makes a difference in the lives of families battling childhood cancer.

Thank you for considering a donation to the Rypien Foundation. Click here to find out how you can make a donation today!

Corporate Support

Through the generosity of corporate sponsors and partners, 100% of all individual contributions made to the Rypien Foundation directly support programs that benefit families battling childhood cancer.

Sponsors enjoy a wide range of benefits unique to the Rypien Foundation, its events, activities and promotional efforts. There are many ways companies and organizations can contribute and get involved:

  • sponsorship of special events
  • donation of in-kind services and support
  • grants to support Foundation programs and initiatives employee giving/matching
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • cause-marketing and more!

To find out how your company can get involved, please email us at [email protected].

Volunteer for the Rypien Foundation

Volunteer support is essential to our mission—provide hope to families battling childhood cancer.

At the Rypien Foundation office, we have ongoing needs for volunteers with many skills. Some examples of volunteer needs are:

  • Auction procurement (identifying resources/donations for auction items)
  • Event administration (check-in/check-out at events, set up and break down, selling Merchandise, attending community events)
  • Office/administrative (filing, stuffing envelopes, organizing, errand running)
  • Planned giving & estate planning experts
  • PR/marketing (social media, research, writing, media outreach)
  • Grant assistance (writing grants, research)
  • Graphic design
  • IT support
  • Interns

Join Our Volunteer Team

If you are interested in volunteering at The Rypien Foundation, please request a volunteer application form by sending an email to [email protected]. We will review your application and contact you regarding upcoming volunteer opportunities that match your interests and schedule.

Thank you for sharing your time and talent with us!