The Band of Parents is a member-based nonprofit organization with the goal of funding new therapies for Neuroblastoma. Its mission is to seek projects that have already been examined in the lab and are in need of assistance to rapidly move into a patient population. Its main focus is at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, however, at the discretion of the Board of Directors, Band of Parents will fund any project which is consistent with its mission at any institution and subject to our project criteria as defined in its By-laws.
In addition, the organization will support its members through their children’s battle with Neuroblastoma. Together, the members of the organization are Bound by Hope that a cure is out there and the want to make sure a cure is found for ALL Children facing this disease.