Find a Physician | How to Contribute | About Us | Clinical Trials
 

Philanthropic Partners

Thanks to the vision of Ann and Robert H. Lurie and the determination of our partners and friends, physicians and scientists at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University are making life-changing discoveries and transforming cancer care.

Behind each contribution is a story: a family, a business, a neighbor, a patient. Meet just a few of the many individuals and organizations who are making a powerful difference by investing through philanthropy in the Lurie Cancer Center.

Avon Foundation

Avon Foundation

Supports scientists engaged in breast cancer research and screening services in underserved neighborhoods.

Read more

 

Bears Care

Bears Care

Provides resources for ovarian cancer early detection and treatment programs as well as ovarian cancer survivorship initiatives.

Read more

Campaign to Save Lives

Campaign to Save Lives

The Campaign to Save Lives is a $5 million initiative to establish the Leukemia Translational Research Program at the Lurie Cancer Center.

Read more

 

Chicago Baseball Cancer Charities (CBCC)

Chicago Baseball Cancer Charities (CBCC)

Invests in training and education for the next generation of clinicians and scientists.

Read more

Mary Dempsey & Kevin Hitzeman

Mary Dempsey & Kevin Hitzeman

Helped establish the Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute Advisory Council and continues to invest in brain tumor research.

Read more

 

DiMatteo Cancer Research Fund

DiMatteo Cancer Research Fund

Funded the creation of the Northwestern University Dominick DiMatteo Cancer Research Laboratories and provides ongoing support of cancer research.

Read more

Driskill Foundation

Driskill Foundation

Committed to program development and training of future clinician scientists in immunotherapy for melanoma, renal cell carcinoma and lymphoma.

Read more

 

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation

Supports gastrointestinal (GI) cancer research at the Lurie Cancer Center.

Read more

Friend Family

Friend Family

Supports Dr. William Catalona's research efforts to provide state-of-the-art clinical tests and diagnoses for men with a family history of prostate cancer.

Read more

 

H Foundation-Goombay Bash

H Foundation-Goombay Bash

Provides funding for basic science research at the Lurie Cancer Center which will translate to new treatment options.

Read more

The Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation

The Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation

Supports translational research to discover, develop and implement innovative new approaches to cancer care.

Read more

 

IDP Foundation, Inc

IDP Foundation, Inc

Funds Research Innovation Challenge Grants enabling scientists to collaborate on projects across disciplines.

Read more

Renee Israel Foundation

Renee Israel Foundation

Committed to establishing programs for early detection and prevention of breast cancer.

Read more

 

Darren & Allison Latimer

Darren & Allison Latimer

Created the Latimer Fellowship Fund, supporting broad-based clinical neuro-oncology experiences and rigorous research training for physicians.

Read more

Lefkofsky Family Foundation

Lefkofsky Family Foundation

Provides early-stage funding for the development of novel and potentially life-saving research.

Read more

 

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation

Committed to high priority breast cancer research as well as physician recruitment and retention at the Northwestern's Lurie Cancer Center.

Read more

The Lynn Sage Foundation

The Lynn Sage Foundation

The Lynn Sage Foundation - Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University - Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University Dedicated to changing the course of breast cancer through state of the art technology and research programs.

Read more

 

Chuck Maniscalco / Lung Cancer OncoSET

Chuck Maniscalco / Lung Cancer OncoSET

Committed to treating lung cancer with a precision approach that targets the unique features of a patient's tumor.

Read more

Corrine McCoy

Corrine McCoy

Dedicated to supporting lung cancer research and early detection programs at the Lurie Cancer Center.

Read more

 

Ride for 3 Reasons

Ride for 3 Reasons

Bob Lee pedaled cross-country three times before passing the torch to Jan Gierlach. They bike to support research at the Lurie Cancer Center, ALS and hospice care.

Read more

Zell Family Foundation

Zell Family Foundation

Enables the Lurie Cancer Center to recruit many of our most promising researchers.

Read more