The Cure Starts Now

Name of Non-Profit Organization * The Cure Starts Now
Today’s Date: * Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Organization’s website
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number * 260269131
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? * 2007
Address * 10280 Chester Rd
Cincinnati , Ohio 45215
United States
County * Hamilton
Your Name * Brooke Desserich
Your Title * Executive Director & Co-Founder
Your email address *
Your Phone Number (513) 772-4888
Executive Director’s Name * Brooke Desserich
Executive Director’s email address *
What is the mission of your organization? To fund research to cure pediatric cancer and support kids battling cancer.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • (3) Children
  • (8) Health
Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists? Started here in Cincinnati in honor of a little 5 year old diagnosed with incurable brain cancer, The Cure Starts Now has grown as the largest funders of DIPG cancer research in the world. It shows what amazing things can happen when Cincinnati families care!
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? * Yes, Grades 6 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web. We love student helpers and constantly have needs for volunteers. They can email us at and we can schedule time in the office to help!
Volunteer coordinator Sheila Tilman
Volunteer coordinator’s email address
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (513) 772-4888