Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation

  • Community Resources & Nonprofit
55 WEST WACKER DR. STE 1100
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 60601
312-214-1200
Hours:
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
  • About

    Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization founded in late 1992 by Kathleen A. Casey, CEO/President. The foundation is named in memory of her eight-year-old son, Barrett “Bear” Krupa, who died after a courageous five and a half year battle with Wilms Tumor, a pediatric cancer.

    Prior to his death on January 9, 1993, Bear and his mother discussed and planned the format