New Executive Director Search

Okizu External Announcement New Executive Director Search We are excited to announce that we are conducting a search for an Executive Director. This process is an important part of Okizu’s long-term strategy to strengthen and grow our programs for our kids and families through strong fundraising and strategic leadership. We are grateful for everyone’s hard […]

Remembering Dr. Art

  All of us at Okizu are mourning the loss of a beloved member of the Okizu family, Dr. Art Ablin. Art died peacefully at his home on August 14, 2017, surrounded by his wife and family. An original member of our Board of Directors, Dr. Art has been a respected and valued part of […]

Okizu Announces Timothy Crudo as Board Chairman

OKIZU ANNOUNCES TIMOTHY CRUDO OF COBLENTZ PATCH DUFFY & BASS AS NEW BOARD CHAIRMAN, CO-FOUNDER JOHN BELL BECOMES CHAIRMAN EMERITUS, DR. MICHAEL AMYLON REMAINS A BOARD MEMBER AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR San Francisco, CA – February 23, 2017   Now in its 36th year of offering free peer-support programs to Northern California children with cancer and their families, Camp Okizu […]

Gold Ribbon Camp Award!

We are excited to let you know that Okizu has again been named a Children’s Oncology Camping Association-International (COCA-I) Gold Ribbon Camp! The mission of COCA-I is to strengthen the international community of camps for children with cancer and their families through networking, advocacy, education and other resources. Of the 87 pediatric oncology camp members […]