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 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.

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.

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 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 Cancer Prevention Recommendations.

Planned Giving

A Legacy of Passion

Because of forward-thinking supporters like you, patients, families, and physicians will benefit from the advocacy of the American Institute for Cancer Research for years to come. Your planned gift will help create a future free of preventable cancers, fuel new research, and sustain AICR’s work in education and outreach.

You are an important part of our future—one where no one develops a preventable cancer. Start here by learning the different gift options available to you.

Popular Gifts

Wills and Living Trusts
A gift in your will (“a bequest”) is the simplest of planned gifts.

Beneficiary Designations
Increased flexibility by using IRAs and retirement plans, life insurance policies, or commercial annuities.

Gifts That Pay You Income

Charitable Gift Annuities
Support AICR and feel confident that you have dependable income in your retirement years.

Charitable Remainder Trusts
If you have built a sizable estate and also are looking for ways to receive reliable payments.

References & Resources

Planning Your Gift

The process of setting up a legacy gift can involve navigating a number of financial questions. As you make you plans, we encourage you to visit our library of estate planning tools and publications. Our easy-to-read, informative resources will help you understand various benefits, and ensure your planning process remains simple and straightforward.