Leadership Giving

As the largest voluntary health organization in the world, the American Cancer Society cannot continue its lifesaving and life changing work without the generosity of our donors. Your donation has a significant impact on the American Cancer Society's mission to get well, stay well, find cures, and fight back. The difference you can make in the lives of patients and families is immeasureable.


Smiling woman in headsets taking phone callsGet Well

Your gifts help people get well, by allowing the American Cancer Society to provide patients and families with the resources to assist in making the decisions necessary during the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. 



family running on beachStay Well

Your gifts help people continue to  stay well by allowing the American Cancer Society to provide tools for people to live a healthy lifestyle. Tools that include nutrition and exercise information, programs to help quit smoking, as well as information about sun safety.



gloved hand in lab with testtubes Find Cures

Your gifts contribute to the commitment the  American Cancer Society has to find cures. Throughout the history of American Cancer Society, 44 Nobel Laureate scientists have been funded by American Cancer Society research dollars. Other Society funded research has resulted in breakthroughs in the treatment of breast cancer, as well as defining guidelines for early screening for many cancer types. We invite you to explore the many Society accomplishments in the Explore Research section of the website.  

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Fight Back

At the American Cancer Society, we work every day with staff and volunteers nation wide to fight back against cancer. Your donations provide the opportunity for the American Cancer Society to continue it's grassroots efforts in communities everywhere. Those efforts continue to create a world with more birthdays.

  To find out more about contributing to the American Cancer Society, contact the Director for your area listed on the Contact Our Team page.

The Laureate Society

Learn more about our recognition program for donors making annual gifts of $10,000 and higher