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Request Assistance

The Kirtland Cancer Foundation provides charitable assistance to cancer patients and their families in the Venango County Area regardless of where treatments are received. Services are not limited to patients of Venango Oncology Associates. 

Please send your letter of request to:


The Kirtland Cancer Foundation
P.O. Box 108
Franklin, PA 16323


Or call 814-437-1305

How can the Kirtland Cancer Foundation help you?

Groceries, Childcare, Caregiving, Counseling, Rent, Utilities, Insurance, Transportation, Propane, Partial Funeral, Auto Repairs, Medical supplies, Other misc. 


Assistance provided through 2019:  $479,224.71

In 2016 the amount of assistance given was $38,554.


Charitable assistance will also be provided as college scholarships in the amount of $1000 to a student who is a cancer patient, cancer survivor and/or have an immediate family member (mother, father, son, or siblings) with cancer. Please download the application forms here. 


2019 Scholarship recipients:

8  $1,000 college scholarships were awarded to area students from the Foundation.

Emily Steigerwald - Alderson Broaddus University;  Dechlyn Sheffer - Mercyhurst University;  Devon Klinger - Gannon University;  Colton Sutley - Clarion University;  Dylan Rodemoyer - Slippery Rock University;   Allecia Domer - Gannon University;  Brooke Carey - Penn State;  Zachary Taylor - Penn State University.

2016 Scholarship recipients:
Madison Henry - Duquesne University
McKayla Snow - Clarion University
Dechlyn Sheffer - Mercyhurst University
Devon Klinger - Gannon University

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