AACR Advocacy Partners Pavilion

A Cure in SightACIR/UCIRAmerican Brain Tumor Association
American Lung AssociationAngelmira’s Center for Women with Advanced CancerBladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN)
CANCER101Cholangiocarcinoma FoundationColorectal Cancer Alliance
ComedyCures FoundationCommunity Oncology Alliance Patient Advocacy Network (CPAN)Dragon Master Foundation
GI Cancer AllianceHope for Stomach CancerImerman Angels One-on-One Cancer Support
International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia FoundationLiving Beyond Breast CancerLymphoma Research Foundation
National Leiomyosarcoma FoundationNeuroendocrine Tumor Research FoundationSt. Baldrick’s Foundation
Stupid Cancer, Inc.Tigerlily FoundationTriage Cancer
Unite for HERWomen’s Cancer Resource CenterZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer

A Cure In Sight

A Cure In Sight helps provide services nationwide through building public awareness, educating ocular melanoma patients and their caregivers, funding on-going cancer research, and financially helping in-need ocular melanoma patients find and pay for treatments they need. Contact: Melody Burchett, [email protected]


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.   Get your weekly updates with ACIR! Contact: Gaelle Lespinasse-Llambi, [email protected]

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, and we are here to help patients, caregivers, and their loved ones as they navigate the brain tumor journey. Contact: Ralph DeVitto, [email protected]

American Lung Association

The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research. The work of the American Lung Association is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; to champion clean air for all; to improve the quality of life for those with lung disease and their families; and to create a tobacco-free future. For more information about the American Lung Association, call 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872) or visit: Lung.org Contact: Stacey Sturner, [email protected]

Angelmira’s Center for Women with Advanced Cancer

Angelmira’s Center for Women with Advanced Cancer mission is to help women diagnosed with advanced or metastatic cancer improve their quality of life and outcomes through education, companionship, scientific research and integrative support. Contact: Maricarmen Planas-Silva, [email protected]

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN)

The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) works to provide easy to understand information to patients and support research through funding and advocacy. Contact: Morgan Stout, [email protected]


CANCER101′s mission is to empower, inform, and engage patients and their care partners to better navigate their cancer care and partner with their healthcare team to make informed decisions. CANCER101 is focused on personalizing the educational experience, one person at a time. Contact: Sarah Krug, [email protected]

Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation’s mission is to find a cure and improve the quality of life for those affected by cholangiocarcinoma.  Founded in 2006 by a family member who lost a loved one to cholangiocarcinoma, CCF has grown to become a leading U.S. resource in research, education, and awareness. Contact: Melinda Bachini, [email protected]

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. Contact: Valerie Awad, [email protected]

ComedyCures 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. Contact: Saranne Rothberg, [email protected]

Community Oncology Alliance Patient Advocacy Network (CPAN)

The Community Oncology Alliance Patient Advocacy Network (CPAN) is a national advocacy organization committed to raising awareness of independent, community cancer care and issues that affect patients. Contact: Rose Gerber, [email protected]

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. Contact: Amanda Haddock, [email protected]

GI Cancers Alliance

The GI Cancers Alliance works to raise awareness, education and advocate the prevention, treatment and cure of gastrointestinal cancers through a collaboration among advocacy groups, industry, academic and health care partners. Contact: Martha Raymond, [email protected]

Hope for Stomach Cancer

Hope for Stomach Cancer provides resources to patients, caregivers and loved ones while promoting early detection and prevention to the general and medical communities. ‘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 Bridge the Gap between Research and Care. Contact: Aki Smith, [email protected]

Imerman Angels One-on-One Cancer Support

Imerman Angels’ mission is to provide comfort and understanding for all cancer fighters, survivors, previvors and caregivers through a personalized, one-on-one connection with someone who has been there. We envision a world where cancer is not a solitary experience. Contact: Jackie Herigodt, [email protected]

International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation

The International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation (IWMF) is a patient-founded and volunteer-led nonprofit organization dedicated to a simple but compelling vision: Support and educate everyone affected by Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia (WM) while advancing the search for a cure. Contact: Sara McKinnie, [email protected]

Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) is a national nonprofit organization that provides trusted information and a community of support to those impacted by breast cancer. Nearly 30 years since its inception, LBBC remains committed to creating a culture of acceptance—where sharing the diversity of the lived experience of breast cancer fosters self-advocacy and hope. Contact: Stefanie Washburn, [email protected]

Lymphoma Research Foundation

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and serving the lymphoma community through a comprehensive series of education programs, outreach initiatives and patient services. For additional information on LRF’s research, education and services, visit lymphoma.org. Contact: Kinya Harte, [email protected]

National Leiomyosarcoma Foundation

National Leiomyosarcoma Foundation focuses on leiomyosarcoma, a rare cancer that originates in smooth tissue and can occur anywhere in the body. Research is under-funded and your donation makes a difference. Together, we are moving forward in search of a cure. Our signature initiative: The International LMS Research Roundtable – 100 researchers strong in their commitment to the Roundtable. Contact: Annie Achee, [email protected]

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation

The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation help 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. Contact: Elyse Gellerman, [email protected]

St. Baldrick’s Foundation

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer powered charity supporting the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long, healthy lives. We are the largest non-government funder of childhood cancer research grants, and we have funded over $305 million in research grants to date. Contact: Sarah Milberg, [email protected]

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. Contact: Alison Silberman, [email protected]

Tigerlily Foundation

Tigerlily Foundation provides education, awareness, advocacy, and empowerment programs to young women – before, during and after breast cancer. Our programs impact young women of diverse ethnic backgrounds, underserved communities and those facing health disparities while incorporating spirituality, prevention, wellness, support and survivorship to create a community of vigilant self-advocates. Contact, Maimah Karmo, [email protected]

Triage Cancer

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. Contact: Madison McMahon Ward, [email protected]

Unite for HER

Unite For HER’s mission is to enrich the health and well-being of those diagnosed with breast and ovarian cancers – for life – by funding and delivering integrative therapies. Our vision is that every person with breast and ovarian cancers will feel the support of a loving community, and will have access to comprehensive education, services, and tools that enrich their health and well-being. Contact: Corianne Schrim, [email protected]

Women’s Cancer Resource Center

The Women’s Cancer Resource Center creates opportunities for women with cancer to improve their quality of life through education, supportive services, and practical assistance. We envision a world where all women with cancer receive medical care, education and supports, enabling them to survive, thrive and advocate for the changes needed to achieve a cancer-free society. While our primary focus is still women with cancer, we have expanded to provide wellness programs for everyone — including people who do not have cancer — regardless of gender. Contact: Taja Lester, [email protected]

ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer

ZERO — The End of Prostate Cancer is the leading national nonprofit with the mission to end prostate cancer. ZERO advances research improves the lives of men and families, and inspires action. We’re building Generation ZERO, the first generation of men free from prostate cancer, through our national run/walk series, education and patient support programs, and grassroots advocacy. ZERO is a 501(c)(3) philanthropic organization recognized with four out of four stars by Charity Navigator, accredited by the Better Business Bureau, with regional chapters across the country. We dedicate 85 cents of every dollar to research and programs. Contact: Shelby Moneer, [email protected]