55 W Wacker Dr. Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60601
Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation is a 501(c) 3 national organization founded in 1992 by President, Kathleen A. Casey and her son, Barrett “Bear” Krupa, who lost his life to pediatric cancer in 1993. Currently, Bear Necessities funds pediatric cancer research and information & support services grants nationwide & The Small Miracle program, here in Chicago, offers patients comfort & courage through everyday acts of caring because we understand that the little things mean a lot.
Mission: To eliminate pediatric cancer and to provide hope and support to those who are touched by it.
Children & Youth, Health & Disease