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Family Assistance

Family Assistance

The Andrew McDonough B+ (Be Positive) Foundation is the largest provider of financial assistance to families of kids with cancer nationwide.


The B+ Foundation has helped thousands of families being treated at over 200 U.S. hospitals. Thanks to your generous support, we have been able to lessen the financial burden so families can focus on what’s most important — their child’s health. Continue reading to learn more.

Cancer Research


The B+ Foundation is proud to support cutting-edge childhood cancer research across the country. A few of the world-class institutions that have received our support include Seattle Children’s Hospital, Dana-Farber/Harvard Medical Center, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

The Children’s Oncology Group, the leading childhood cancer research organization in the country, has been a beneficiary of our support as well. This is a time of great discovery in childhood cancer research. We owe it to the children — those 46 kids who are diagnosed each school day — to seize this opportunity.

Read more about the many research projects you’re helping to fund — and the success we’re having!

Capitol Hill


The B+ Foundation is one of the Co-Founders of the Coalition Against Childhood Cancer (CAC2) and a member of the Alliance for Childhood Cancer.

These groups are the preeminent, national collaborations of childhood cancer charities and medical professional groups, who advocate for greater awareness of childhood cancer and significantly increased federal and private sector funding of childhood cancer research.

Numbers that need to change

Number of children diagnosed with cancer every school day


Percentage of federal cancer research funding that is dedicated to childhood cancer research

Number of children that will die this week from cancer

Have You Seen…


The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation
The Andrew McDonough B+ FoundationSaturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 8:33am

An Amazing Thing Happened 10 Years Ago...A Week After Andrew Died.

The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation
The Andrew McDonough B+ FoundationThursday, July 20th, 2017 at 5:19am

JOIN US at the 11th Annual B+ Foundation Golf Outing, Dinner and Auction on Monday, September 25th at the DuPont Country Club in Wilmington, DE. You don't need to be local either!

Contact Joe@LiveLikeAndrew.org if you'd like to:
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The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation
The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation published a note.Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:52am

Missing My Boy.

Notes from Joe

Missing My Boy!

Ten years ago today, the world lost the brightest of stars and I lost one of my best friends, my flesh and blood, and part of who I am.   On the morning of July 14, 2007, my son, Andrew John McDonough, was alive and we still had hope; albeit small. But, at 1:55pm that...

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10 Years. A Decade Without My Brother.

Think about the most important person in your life. Now, imagine what it would be like to not see them, talk to them, hug them for 10 years. A decade. That's my reality today. Nearly 1/3 of my life. 10 years ago today, at 1:55pm, my then 14-year-old brother died in my...

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From Network TV to Local Kids

Today Show It's been an interesting last couple of weeks.  We were very humbled and appreciative of the exposure of The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation on The Today Show.  While I would rather there be less focus on me and more on Andrew & Ali, I get that it was a...

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“Of all the charities and organizations that I have participated in over the years, B+ is far and away the most inspirational.” – Dan B

B+ School Events
Alabama Spin-A-Thon

Alabama Spin-A-Thon

Fall 2017

University of Alabama

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November 18th, 2017

New York University

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B+ Events
Join us for a marathon -- or half marathon!

Join us for a marathon -- or half marathon!

Date: March 4, 2018

Location: New Orleans, LA

Raise a minimum of $2,600 and receive:  Free Registration – Pre-race meal – B+ Running Shirt – Domestic Airfare – Lodging – B+ Running Coach – Finisher’s Medal – Personalized Fundraising Website – and more!

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Join us for Golf or Dinner

Golf Outing and Dinner

Date: Monday, September 25, 2017

Location: The DuPont Country Club, Wilmington

Join us for a fabulous day of golf on the Championship Course and stay for a delicious buffet dinner, drinks, and dessert.
Or bring your spouses, friends or family to join us for dinner, drinks, and dessert.  Invite your colleagues and reserve a table for 10!

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License Plate

Childhood Cancer License Plate!

It took us 5 years, and it’s finally here.

Now you can raise awareness wherever you drive with the new Delaware Conquer Childhood Cancer license plate.

Application and instructions here

B+ Nation Events
B+ Night at The Mets

B+ Night at The Mets

Date: August 8th @7pm

Location: Citi Field

Purchase a ticket or get more information!


Miss Jetset

Miss Jetset

We’re happy to announce we’ve partnered with The Miss Jetset Cover Model Search again this year to continue raising awareness and funds for the fight against childhood cancer.



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