2023 AACR Advocacy Partners Pavilion
A Cure In Sight
A Cure In Sight helps provide services nationwide through building public awareness, educating ocular melanoma patients and their caregivers, funding ongoing cancer research, and financially helping in-need ocular melanoma patients find and pay for treatments they need.
ACIR’s mission is to fast-track cancer immunotherapy research by providing a free weekly digest of the key advances in cancer immunobiology, experimental immunotherapy, and innovative methods. We cover all the different aspects of immuno-oncology and include articles in basic immunology, reviews and clinical trials.
American Brain Tumor Association
The American Brain Tumor Association is the nation’s oldest nonprofit organization dedicated to brain tumor education, support, and research. In 1973, the ABTA was founded by two mothers determined to find answers that, at the time, were not yet available. Since then, the ABTA has funded more than $32 million in brain tumor research and now reaches a national audience, providing educational and support resources. The ABTA is a steadfast advocate on behalf of the brain tumor community in the United States.
brain tumor network
Brain Tumor Network provides compassionate and personalized high-touch navigation to patients and caregivers in the United States who seek information about treatment options for primary brain tumors beyond the standard of care. All services are provided free of charge, helping patients overcome treatment obstacles and facilitate access to quality healthcare.
Cancer Today guides readers through every step of the cancer journey, empowering them with reliable reporting on the latest advances in cancer research; insider looks at the people driving progress against cancer; practical advice for living life as a cancer patient or survivor; guidance on being an active partner in one’s treatment; candid stories about how patients, survivors and caregivers are dealing with the disease; and thoughtful examination of efforts to overcome obstacles to quality cancer care and quality of life.
The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation is a global 501(c)(3) organization. Its mission is to find a cure and improve the quality of life for those affected by cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer). The Foundation achieves this by raising funds for research, advocating for patients, forming collaborations, and providing education about the lethal cancer.
Colorectal Cancer Alliance
The Colorectal Cancer Alliance is a national nonprofit committed to ending colorectal cancer. Working with our nation of passionate allies, we diligently support the needs of patients and families, caregivers, and survivors; eagerly raise awareness of preventive screening; and continually strive to fund critical research.
Comedy Cures Foundation
The ComedyCures Foundation brings joy, hope, and humor when you need it most. Through our award-winning digital programs and live events, ComedyCures entertains, educates, and helps you develop your superpowers of laughter, hope, joy, play, and a comic perspective.
Dragon Master Foundation
Dragon Master Foundation’s mission is to find and accelerate cures for cancers and other diseases by fostering and rewarding a community of collaboration and innovation. We seek to expedite research, development, and treatments as well as to improve the quality of life for patients and their families.
HOPE FOR STOMACH CANCER
Hope for Stomach Cancer provides resources to patients and caregivers while promoting early detection and prevention. ‘Hope’ creates and facilitates programs that enable those affected by stomach cancer to take actionable steps and overcome each phase of the disease. Our vision is to bridge the gap between research and patient care.
Hope 4 atrt foundation
Hope4ATRT Foundation is a research entity of Out of Zion Inc, with a two-fold mission; to direct resources to parents of children with ATRT; and to raise funding for innovative research specifically for ATRT.
We connect people to current research & community to Kick Cancer’s KRAS! KRAS knowledge + Research + Advocacy = Survivorship KRAS Kickers joins patients, researchers and doctors together with our common kick KRAS goal!
MIB Agents is a leading pediatric osteosarcoma nonprofit dedicated to Making It Better for our community of patients, caregivers, doctors, and researchers through programs, education, and research. We are devoted to creating and instilling hope with and for our inclusive and collaborative osteosarcoma community. We do this through mutual trust, transparency and compassion.
Mucosal Melanoma Warriors Foundation
Mucosal Melanoma Warriors Foundation aims to present some of the more recent information and data reflecting more hope than what one can currently find on the internet. The statistics presented on the internet reflect the years prior to the standard use of immunotherapy. Efforts are underway in the field to gain more comprehensive knowledge about how MM initiates and progresses, provide more specific biomarkers for MM early diagnosis, and offer more potentially effective treatment options for MM thereby, improving the life expectancy and quality for MM patients.
my faulty gene
My Faulty Gene provides germline genetic testing assistance to underserved, uninsured and underinsured individuals whose personal and/or family medical history suggests genetic testing might be helpful in identifying an increased risk of disease due to a genetic mutation.
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation
The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation helps to fund research to discover cures and more effective treatments for neuroendocrine cancers. The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation is committed to improving the lives of patients, families, and caregivers affected by neuroendocrine cancer by providing information and educational resources.
Paltown mission is empowering patients and caregivers by creating disease-specific communities to address information needs and social isolation through training, technology, and developing purpose-driven community leadership.
say yes to hope
The mission for Say YES to Hope is to improve the lives of anyone affected by cancers of the liver through information, resources, and support; deLIVERing HOPE and ensuring no one makes the cancer journey alone.
The Sontag Foundation is one of the largest private funders of brain cancer research, providing over $50 million dollars since its inception in 2002. Its signature Distinguished Scientist Award has supported 61 researchers at 38 major academic institutions. Grantees include researchers and physician-scientists spanning fields from developmental biology to chemical engineering, with a wide-range of expertise including computational biology, single cell genomics and metabolomics. The Sontag Foundation is also the founding sponsor of the Brain Tumor Network, a nonprofit provider of personalized brain tumor patient navigation services.
Stupid Cancer, Inc.
Stupid Cancer helps to empower everyone affected by adolescent and young adult cancer (AYA) by ending isolation and building community so that everyone in the AYA community is supported, understood, and accepted.
Tigerlily Foundation is a national breast cancer foundation providing education, awareness, advocacy and hands-on support to young women (15-50) – before, during and after breast cancer. Most importantly, we encourage and endeavor to empower fearless females in every stage of their journey, and to show them that they are not alone, but are beautiful, strong like the tiger and the lily, and that they can be transformed – during and after breast cancer.
TOUCH – The Black Breast Cancer Alliance
TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance drives the collaborative efforts of patients, survivors, advocates, advocacy organizations, health care professionals, researchers, and pharmaceutical companies to work towards the common goal of eradicating Black Breast Cancer. Our work requires partnership, shared resources and knowledge, and consistent action so that we can hold each other accountable towards advancing critical, life-saving science for Black breast cancer survivors/thrivers.
Triage Cancer is a national, nonprofit organization that provides education on the practical and legal issues that may impact individuals diagnosed with cancer and their caregivers, through free events, materials, and resources.
Zoefia Alexandria Foundation
The mission of the Zoefia Alexandria Foundation is to honor Zoefia’s life and her courageous battle against Brain Cancer. Through contributions help to enrich the life and development of Cancer Children and their families by supporting Education and Housing & Research.