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

40 Years of Progress: Transforming Cancer. Saving Lives.

The AICR Lifestyle & Cancer Symposium addresses the most current and consequential issues regarding diet, obesity, physical activity and cancer.

The Annual AICR Research Conference is the most authoritative source for information on diet, obesity, physical activity and cancer.

Cancer Update Program – unifying research on nutrition, physical activity 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.

Are you ready to make a difference? Join our team and help us advance research, improve cancer education and provide lifesaving resources.

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

AICR Impact

Our Mission
in Action

The Institute is able to help Americans take action against cancer risk through your passion and generosity.


Invested in Cutting Edge Research at Hospitals, Labs, & Universities


Invested in Cancer Risk Reduction Programs and Services

With your support, we’ve
pushed research to new
heights, and have helped
thousands of communities
better understand the
intersection of lifestyle,
nutrition, and cancer.

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Enriching Education

17,500+ Lifestyles Changed

Through AICR’s Healthy10 Challenge (formerly New American Plate Challenge), we helped 17,500+ households change their lifestyle and connect with support.


We connected with more than 3 million patients, families, and caretakers through educational videos and news stories.


We partnered with over 75 organizations to spread cancer prevention awareness.


News Stories
News outlets carried AICR stories over 5,500 times. Our research reached the audiences of outlets including CNN, CBS, ABC, NBC, The Washington Post, and the New York Times.


Free Resources
We work with scientific experts and healthcare providers to create free community health resources.

1,000,000+ Newsletters

Every year, our educational newsletters reach more than 1 million households. These valuable resources help families make good decisions about nutrition and physical activity.

17 Cancers Researched

Our acclaimed research initiative, The Continuous Update Project has made it easier than ever to keep up with current trends in research. This extraordinary resource serves as a premiere reference for researchers all around the world, and its reports are regularly used to advance new studies.