When you include the American Institute for Cancer Research in your estate plans, you make a major difference in the fight against cancer.

Corporate Champions who partner with the American Institute for Cancer Research stand at the forefront of the fight against cancer

The Continuous Update Project (CUP) is an ongoing program that analyzes global research on how diet, nutrition and physical activity affect cancer risk and survival.

A major milestone in cancer research, the Third Expert Report analyzes and synthesizes the evidence gathered in CUP reports and serves as a vital resource for anyone interested in preventing cancer.

AICR has pushed research to new heights, and has helped thousands of communities better understand the intersection of lifestyle, nutrition, and cancer.

Read real-life accounts of how AICR is changing lives through cancer prevention and survivorship.

We bring a detailed policy framework to our advocacy efforts, and provide lawmakers with the scientific evidence they need to achieve our objectives.

AICR champions research that increases understanding of the relationship between nutrition, lifestyle, and cancer.

AICR’s resources can help you navigate questions about nutrition and lifestyle, and empower you to advocate for your health.

AICR is committed to putting what we know about cancer prevention into action. To help you live healthier, we’ve taken the latest research and made 10 Recommendations for Cancer Prevention.

Financial Information

AICR is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt not-for-profit national cancer charity whose purpose is:

  • to provide funding support for research on the relationship of cancer to diet, physical activity and body weight.
  • to educate the public about the results of such research as it relates to cancer prevention, treatment and survival in the United States and worldwide.

AICR has raised millions of dollars for cancer research and education programs from individual supporters across the US. All gifts to AICR are fully tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Delivery of Organization Mission and Accountability

AICR FY19 Audited Financial Statement

AICR’s annual audit by RSM.


FY 2018 Form 990

The IRS Form 990 is an annual federal income tax return that all charities exempt from income tax are required to file. The figures in these statements are presented in accordance with IRS regulations.


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