Make a Cancer Donation

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We need your help to advance cancer research, reduce American's cancer risk, and assist cancer patients and survivors.

Gifts In Memory

Help us grow hope and remember a loved one with a memorial donation to cancer research. Your gift in memory is a meaningful tribute to someone special. We will send a notification card of your memorial donation to the person(s) of your choosing.

Gifts In Honor

Recognize someone important in your life by giving a gift in their honor. In honor gifts are a great alternative to traditionals gifts for many occasions: milestones, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, or anything you like. We will send a notification card of your gift to someone of your choosing.

Donate Monthly

Make a signifcant impact in the fight against cancer without breaking the bank. Your monthly contribution ensures that vital cancer research, prevention, treatment, and survivorship programs continue.

Create a Tribute

You can write a statement, share memories, create a photo album, and invite others to do likewise. You can also use your tribute webpage to fundraise for our programs and create awareness about our message.

Wedding Favors

Remember a loved one on your special day and consider a unique wedding gift.

Get Involved

Join or support inspiring individuals going the extra mile for cancer research on Team AICR. Or, host your own event and bring our message of hope to your community. We have an event toolkit, so most of the heavy lifting is done. Here is an A-Z List of ideas to get you started.

Give At Work

Does your workplace have a charitable giving program? There are many ways to give at work, including payroll-deduction, matching gifts, and fun workplace events like Pink On Purpose.

Planned Giving

Increase the impact of your giving. It's just a matter of planning WHAT, HOW, and WHEN to give.

Corporate Partnerships

As a corporate partner, you can help us reach new audiences, and raise funds for cancer research.


Directly fund nutrition and cancer research throughout your lifetime and beyond through these special gifts.

Team AICR: Run the Race. Fund the Research. Spread the word.

Remembering a Life Committed to Cancer Research

test tubesWe would like to thank our many generous supporters, like the late Donald A. Carlson, who have remembered AICR in their wills or estate plans. You can read Mr. Carlson’s story. If you have not already done so, please consider including a bequest to AICR in your will. Get more information on making a bequest.

We are a public cancer research charity funded by individual Americans. We need your help. Help us fund research that is revealing 1/3 of the most common cancers in the US can be prevented

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Donate by Mail

1. Please print and send this PDF document.
2. Enclose your check, payable to "AICR"
3. Mail it to:
American Institute for Cancer Research
Dept. IHW1
1759 R Street NW
Washington, DC 20009