In The News

Thank You Team One Step!

On October 9th, 100 incredible people ran the Bank of America Chicago Marathon to support Children’s Oncology Services, Inc. The team trained for several months to run 26.2 miles and raised over $170,000! We were so excited to see a great…

Family Camp 2016 was Amazing!

We had 86 family members attend our Family Camp which was held at Conference Point Center in Williams Bay, WI. This was the largest number of family members that has attended this program! The weekend program was packed with activities for everyone…

Summer Camp 2016 set a record for attendance!

We were very happy to see so many campers this year and feel the happiness and energy at camp. Swimming, fishing, laughter with friends, campfires, songs and so many activities delivered tons of smiles to all of our campers during the 2 weeks…

Campers had a wonderful time at Sibling camp 2016!

We had 47 campers attending (17 were first time attendees this year). With campfires, fishing, swimming in the lake and some amazing friendships, everyone had a great time at Sibling Camp. This year we added some new activities: the Helium trampoline…

2016 Brain Tumor Family Camp was an amazing success!!

The 2016 Brain Tumor Family Camp, sponsored by the Ellen Marks Cancer Foundation, was another amazing success. Our goal was to have 74 participants to grow the program from the 70 participants last year. Seven of the families that attended were…

Pierce Family Foundation Donates $20,000 to One Step

The Pierce Family Foundation presents check for $20,000 to Children's Oncology Services, Inc.  Special thanks to The Pierce Family! The Pierce Family Foundation 11th Annual Charity Golf Outing held on August 1 at Carriage Greens Country Club…

Ellen Marks Cancer Foundation who provided a $25,000 matching gift

Thanks to the wonderful support of the Ellen Marks Cancer Foundation who provided a $25,000 matching gift, the holiday appeal raised a total of $83,300!

Our 2015 programmatic year was very successful as we served 11% more campers than in 2014.

Our mission is focused on delivering supportive and empowering experiences to children who have been diagnosed with cancer. Our goal is to continue to serve more children and families each year, and 2015 was an example of that commitment! Thank…

“Flight” Gala Raises $225,000 Towards One Step Programs and Children’s Oncology Services, Inc.

On Friday, November 13th, more than 370 guests gathered at the Four Seasons Hotel-Chicagofor Flight!Flight took guests on a virtual journey to Argentina, where they felt the influence of the region from the wine to the music. Guests enjoyed…

Utah Ski Program Continues to Delight One Step Campers!

The Utah Ski Program was very successful this year. Our campers had a great time and we were so pleased to see so many new campers attend in 2016! The National Abilities Center continues to be terrific in the support of our entire group and we are especially grateful as they provide children the incredible sking experience that they may never have thought possible. Of the 30 campers that attended: 13 had attended the program before 10 were first-time to Utah 7 were brand new to One Step.

Children’s Oncology Services Hits the Jackpot at the 11th annual 2016 One Step Charity Poker Championship

On February 18, Children’s Oncology Services, Inc. “pushed the limits” and hosted a sold-out crowd of 240 poker players and 55 spectators for the 2016 One Step Charity Poker Championship that raised $107,000 at the beautiful Montgomery Club.