News & Press:

C.S. Mott Patients Pampered at Ann Arbor Salon (3/6/2014)

“Hoops For Humanity” Event Nets More Than $4k for Craniofacial Association (3/7/2014)

Student brings touch of “Wonder” to Dolsen, Hardy Students (Peter Dankelson, Wonder) (2/18/2014)

Fuz Mutant Mice Reveal Shared Mechanisms between Ciliopathies and FGF-Related Syndromes (Cleft Palate) (6/24/2013)

Evansville man encourages students to “choose kind,” build friendships with those who are different (Scott Guzzo) (10/10/2013)

Little Boy Raises Awareness About Brother’s Condition (Treacher Collins) (10/9/2013)

Rachael Living with a Bilateral Cleft Lip & Palate (10/4/2013)

Natalie Merlo (Crouzon) (9/23/2013)

Full Circle (Emily Paulson) (9/9/2013)

Medford eighth graders honor those with craniofacial differences (Daniel Pfeiffer/Wonder/Lentil) (8/5/2013)

Rescued pup with cleft lip helps kids overcome facial differences (7/9/2013)

Lentil, Puppy Born With Cleft Palate, Helps Kids Overcome Facial Differences (VIDEO) (7/5/2013)

Cleft-lip puppy counsels kids with facial differences (7/5/2013)

Health Minute News about Lentil (7/2/2013)

Endearing pooch Lentil helps kids with facial differences (7/2/2013)

Student brings touch of “Wonder” to Power Upper El (6/1/2013)

Wonder, the book: Choose to be kind (4/24/2013)

Perfect First Pitches (4/22/2013)

Special Team (Chy Johnson/Anti-Bullying)(11/1/2012)

Encouraging news about William Thompson

Craniofacial Acceptance Month-Congressional Record-112th Congress

Cranberry Film Festival to Celebrate Differences, Raise Money for Children’s Craniofacial Association

Celebrating Differences: Cranberry Cinemas Employee Hosts Film Festival for Craniofacial Awareness

Beyond the Face is a Heart: Craniofacial Acceptance Month

September is Craniofacial Acceptance Month

Fibrous dysplasia a disease very few people know about

LH Today visits with April Gorman

Surgery transforms Henry’s face, health

Little Boy Struggles Through Life

Mother tries to bring awareness to craniofacial conditions

MyFox Dallas – “Search Engine Raises Money for Charity”

Golf Tournament Supports Children’s Craniofacial Association

Chocolate Festival Benefits Children’s Craniofacial Association

State Funding Assistance

Check out our page on state funding and grants!

You might qualify for state funding to subsidize your retreat expenses. Most states have funds available for families attending educational meetings. In many of these instances, CCA’s Craniofacial Symposium which kicks off the retreat weekend meets these qualifications. Check the agencies in your state to see if you qualify.

Calendar of Events

April 28

5th Annual Texas Moms’
All the Way for CCA Golf Tournament

Wildcat Golf Club

Houston, TX

Becky White –

May 20

Alexa’s Ace for CCA

Creekside Golf Course

Modesto, CA

Denise Rast –

May 20

2017 Miles for CCA Kids Benefit Ride

Lewis Boykin –

June 29-July 2

27th Annual Family Retreat

Hyatt Regency Reston

Reston, VA

Toll-free:       800.535.3643

Dallas area:   214.570.9099

September (entire month)

13th Annual Craniofacial Acceptance Month


Toll-free:       800.535.3643

Dallas area:   214.570.9099

September 9, 11 AM-1 PM, TEXAS (DFW) PICNIC

Sandy Lake Amusement Park

1800 Sandy Lake Road

Carrollton, TX 75006

Please bring a sack lunch. Drinks and cookies will be provided. Admission is $2 per person, children 3 and under are free.

RSVP by September 1st.

Toll-free:       800.535.3643

Dallas area:   214.570.9099

September 29

10th Annual Links of Love Golf Tournament

Firewheel Golf Park

Garland, TX

Toll-free:       800.535.3643

Dallas area:   214.570.9099