URMC / Golisano Children's Hospital / Ways to Give / Strong Kids News / September 2015 September 2015 Girl fights cancer with a lot of spirit September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This year, 16,000 children and teens will be diagnosed with cancer in the United States. 175,000 children will be diagnosed worldwide. Childhood cancer is one of the seven priority programs of Golisano Children's Hospital's current campaign. Your support could help a child like Koriemae Spirito.