The Cure Starts Now

Name of Non-Profit Organization *

The Cure Starts Now

Today's Date: *

Friday, August 30, 2019

Organization's website

EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *


What year did your organization receive it's non-profit status? *


Address *

10280 Chester Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45215
United States

County *


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 Tillman

Volunteer coordinator's email address

Volunteer coordinator's phone number

(513) 772-4888