Combining the music and art community together to help fight cancer. Though cancer is often thought of as a disease usually that strikes later in life, new research shows that 18 percent of newly diagnosed cancer patients are parents to one or more minor children. Of these patients, nearly a third of them are caring for children under the age of six. This means that 2.85 million children in the United States are living with a parent who is battling or has survived cancer. - U.S. National Health Interview Survey Together we can help raise money for research and to help these single parent families fight cancer .