Meet Our Families

Jake & Chase

  Meet just a few of the families who have been helped since 2010 by CJ’s Thumbs Up Foundation

Race Teams

Team CJ 10K

Do you like to run? Join Team CJ! Whether you are running the Monument Ave 10K, the Disney Marathon, or an IronMan, any individual raising funds for CJ’s Thumbs Up Foundation (CJSTUF) via an organized race or walk can be a part of TEAM CJ. Thanks to our TEAM CJ participants who raised over $3000 […]

Volunteer With Us!

CJSTUF Fun Badge

Now that you know a little bit more about what we do, here are ways that YOU can get involved as well. We have ongoing and one-time volunteer opportunities for helpers of all ages and abilities. Events and Fundraisers We love volunteers who can help at our events.  Volunteers can help with setup, cleanup, selling […]



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    Meal Fairies

    When your child is sick, it is all you can think about. Your focus is only on helping your son or daughter get well. Extended stays in the hospital are stressful for everyone. The last thing you usually think about is a healthy meal. The goal of CJ’s Meal Fairies is to provide healthy meals […]

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    Links & Resources

          These are some of the local and national organizations that were helpful during CJ’s battle with cancer. Click on the logos for more information about each organization.     The C4 Cancer Community mission is to unite the unique talents and skills of the various childhood cancer organizations to collectively provide the best, […]

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    Financial Assistance Grants

    CJ’s Thumbs Up Foundation has distributed over 120 $500 gifts ($60,000 total) to families in need since 2010. These financial assistance grants can be used for any necessary expenses on the part of the family. Criteria for CJSTUF Financial Assistance Grants Applicants must be a child under the age of 18 with a chronic and […]

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