Our Mission

Welcome to the Lexiebean Foundation. Our mission is to help ease the financial and emotional burdens that childhood cancer places upon a family, while providing comfort to children as they cope with the extended hospital stays often associated with their illness. The Lexiebean Foundation will supply care packages to patients, parents and siblings on Long Island and in the New York City area; while providing financial aid to families on a case-by-case basis.

Families We’ve Helped

Friday, April 12, 2019 | 19:30pm-00:30am

News & Updates

Mar 13 2019

9th Annual Gala

Join Lexiebean Foundation on April 12 for a memorable evening when you can help children dealing with cancer to "wish upon a star." The Wish Upon A Star Gala is an annual event that aims to raise funds to support the Foundation's important work with childhood cancer patients. Held at the Crest Hollow Country Club...

Feb 01 2018

Puppy power: Is a therapy dog a good choice for your child?

With those wagging tails, floppy ears, and friendly licks, it's hard to deny how fun it is to be around a dog. But puppies have proven to be more than just entertaining. More and more, researchers are discovering the amazing ways that puppies can help sick patients feel better and lighten the mood even in...

Jan 30 2018

What to expect after a childhood cancer diagnosis

"Your child has cancer." These are words no parent wants to hear, and there is nothing you can do to prepare yourself for them. Once you recover from the initial shock of a cancer diagnosis, you'll probably find yourself asking a lot of questions: How and why did this happen? What are the next steps?...