September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Mont

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, also known as CCAM, aims to generate support for children with cancer. It happens every September across the world. It is an annual opportunity to create awareness of the impact of cancer in so many children and their families around the world.

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM) started in 1990, and 2023 marks its 33rd anniversary.

For this campaign the gold color is used to honor children with cancer courageous struggle against the disease.

The theme for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 2023 is: “Give a Hug”.

A hug is a wordless gesture that says so much. A hug is care. And understanding. Nothing else can blanket you so instantly in warmth, and love, like a hug can.