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Strike Out Cancer in Kids

Strike Out Cancer in Kids (SOCK) is a fundraising program that supports Maine Children's Cancer Program (MCCP), provider of comprehensive care to children with cancer and blood disorders in Maine and beyond. This special program is driven by the Portland Sea Dogs, along with local businesses and individual community members (like you!) who all have the same goal in mind: to defeat childhood cancer once and for all.

Thanks to the incredible support this program receives, Strike Out Cancer in Kids has raised vital funding and awareness for MCCP over the past 30 years. What makes this program extra special: each year, a patient is honored as a Slugger Kid, acting as a SOCK ambassador and enjoying a summer of baseball and fame. Join MCCP this year as we celebrate the 30th anniversary season of Strike Out Cancer in Kids! Learn more.

Invite your friends!

Your participation in Strike Out Cancer in Kids will make a significant difference in the lives of children in Maine and New Hampshire fighting childhood cancer. Join the Portland Sea Dogs in going to bat for kids with cancer, by donating any amount to honor 30 years of Slugger Kids and their bravery in their battles against cancer.

For more information on Strike Out Cancer in Kids, please contact Grace Jandro at or at 207-662-6274.


Join the fight today!

All fundraising throughout our SOCK season will help Maine Children's Cancer Program provide world class care to local children with cancer and blood disorders.