The Beez Foundation is a nonprofit, charitable organization which raises money and public awareness to cure brain cancer thru research, public awareness and related support activities for pediatric cancer treatment. The Beez Foundation has to-date donated $250,000.00 to various organizations like Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Duke University, Ronald McDonald House and many other research and patient-service facilities.
Requests For Grant Proposals are now open
The Beez Foundation is now accepting Requests For Proposals for the 2014 Grant awards. RFPs must be received by The Beez Foundation by January 06, 2014, 5:00pm EST
Grants are provided for:
• Brain cancer research projects or studies that are designed to advance the treatment, cure, outcome, and etiology of pediatric brain cancer. The Foundation's particular interest is in the initial funding of projects that are likely to generate data that can be used in larger scale projects or studies. International applicants will also be considered for funding.
• Patient services that are focused on making the lives of children with cancer and their families a little easier, with emphasis on pediatric brain cancer related requests. Preference is given to organizations in areas where the funds were raised, predominantly in the Mid-Atlantic region.
• Educational tools that will raise the awareness of brain cancer and increase knowledge of patient treatment or options. Preference is given to organizations in areas where the funds were raised, predominantly in the Mid-Atlantic region.
The Foundation accepts for review all grant applications submitted by an accredited researcher, medical facility, research institution, or patient service program that specifically addresses pediatric brain cancer issues, research, public education or patient services.
No grant money for salaries will be considered.
Thank you for your help at the 2013 Duck Race...
Bruce Koerner Cranes, for lifting the giant egg
Arvin Produce, for the pumpkins
QuickChek, for the water
Leon Rainbow, for once again painting the egg
Universal Foam, LLC, for the Duck Robot's foam
The 2013 Rubber Duck Race winners are here!
See you next year on Sunday September 28, 2014!
Grand Prize of $1,000 American Express Gift Cards ....... #3603
First Prize of Wii U Deluxe 32GB ....... #440
Second Prize of $250 American Express Gift Cards ....... #147
Thanks to everyone who came out to the Raritan River Festival and especially thanks to you who "adopted" ducks.
Every dollar helps in The Beez Foundation's fight against pediatric brain cancer.
Thanks to Financial Resources Federal Credit Union. We were a recipient of their fundraising efforts at their Foundation Gala on May 6th. Through their fundraising efforts, we received over $13,000.00 in donations! Every dollar raised goes to helping find a cure for pediatric brain cancer.
And a thank-you to everyone who liked FRFCU during April.
2012 Rubber Duck Race Photos!
Click here for info about The Raritan River Festival