Serving St. Louis since 1992

Educational Programs

Educational

EdMAP

  • High quality, cost free assistance from Edmap Educator
  • Individual, small group and home tutorial sessions
  • Helps to develop self-esteem and educational motivation while combating the long term cognitive effects caused by severity of their treatment
  • Restores the hope of returning to a normal lifestyle

Educational Testing

  • Long term effects of toxic treatments can be devastating
  • Can cause mild to severe learning difficulties
  • Battery of standardized tests and assessments administered to determine a baseline study of cognitive development and psychosocial stability
  • Meets with teachers to develop individualized learning techniques for academic success

Scholarships

  • Friends is proud to support the growing number of cancer survivors
  • "Young Survivors" Scholarship - Ten $1,000 college scholarships are awarded each year to graduating seniors attending a college, trade school or university the following fall, or students returning to school after their education was interrupted by treatment
  • The Bobby Orf #17 Scholarship is granted to an applicant who possesses strength, courage and determination, the three characteristics that defined the life of Bobby Orf.
FRIENDS OF KIDS WITH CANCER
530 Maryville Centre Dr. Suite LL5      |      Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
  (314) 275-7440      |        (314) 275-7446