Hialeah Police Events Gallery

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Helping a child with cancer fundraiser

Though pediatric cancer death rates have declined by nearly 70 percent overthe past 40 years, cancer remains the leading cause of death from disease amongchildren, according to the National Cancer Institute. In the United States, anestimated 10,000 kids will have been diagnosed with cancer in 2015, and morethan 1,000 children will die from the disease.

On Saturday, February 29th, 2020, The Hialeah Police Department participated in a fundraiser that took place at The Hialeah Casino. All the money collected in the event was donated to a child and her family to assist them as they continues to fight the child’s cancer.