Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation launches fund to support ‘healthcare heroes’

Tri-Cities Cancer Center

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Tri-Cities Cancer Foundation has launched a new fund to help care for the cancer center’s staff.

The Cancer Crushing Healthcare Heroes Fund will help support employees that are continuing to do their lifesaving work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Every $25 can make a difference in supporting those fighting cancer on the front lines in our community,” said Ken Gamboa, director of marketing and business development for the Tri-Cities Cancer Center, in a video posted on Facebook.

Cancer Crushing Healthcare Heroes Kick Off

The Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation is launching a fund to help our Cancer Crushing Healthcare Heroes during the COVID19 pandemic. . . check out this video to learn more about how you can support these cancer crushers and how your donation will be doubled thanks to matching funds!

Posted by Tri-Cities Cancer Center on Friday, April 24, 2020

The first $7,500 in donations will be matched by the Tri-Cities Cancer Center. The employee care fund will be used for meal support, self-care packages, pick-me-ups, tokens of appreciation and at-home support for quarantined staff.

To donate, click here.