The Timothy O’Connell Foundation is a
501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, established in 2008
in honor and loving memory of Timothy O'Connell.

The Foundation's goals are to fund research for cures for acute myeloid leukemia and other cancers affecting children, to provide scholarships and grants to those pursuing health-related studies, and, more generally, to provide financial assistance to charities devoted to the needs of pediatric cancer patients and their families. Since its inception,
the Foundation has granted more than $400,000 in gifts and scholarships to worthy recipients, including: 

  • Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island
  • The Jimmy Fund / Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Children's Hospital Boston
  • The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Be the Match (The National Marrow Donor Program)
  • Camp Sunshine
  • SuperSibs! / Alex's Lemonade Stand
  • Flashes of Hope
  • Pan Mass Challenge / Pedals for Pediatrics
  • Give Kids the World
To date, the Foundation has awarded over $400,000 in gifts to these and other organizations. In further support of its goals, the Foundation has awarded over $32,000 in scholarships to residents of Holliston, Massachusetts for post-secondary education in health-related fields of study.