Kids & Art Foundation promotes an integrated model, one where children with cancer benefit from participation in the arts as part of the regular treatment plan.
We seek to improve well-being during treatment, as survivors, and in bereavement. Together we use art for healing, to empower, encourage, and create memorable experiences.
Thank you for supporting Kids & Art's mission to heal pediatric cancer through art. We had an unforgettable night in celebration of a remarkable milestone, our first decade of providing exceptional art programs to children facing cancer. ABC's Kristen Sze emceed the fundraiser. Our founder Purvi Shah visited ABC7 studio to talk with Kristen about healing through art. Watch the interview.
If you are passionate about the healing effects of art, you have a big heart with a warm smile to brighten up our pediatric cancer families lives, you would like to volunteer as an artist or volunteer your expertise, please sign up for our UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital workshops. Register Here
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Amaey Shah (Amaeyzing Amaey)
Born August 4, 2002. Diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in 2005. Relapsed in 2009. Relapsed again in 2011 with chemo induced Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Passed away on September 25, 2011 after courageously fighting cancer for 6 of his 9 years.