Our Donors

The goal of the AACR Foundation is to prevent and cure cancer by promoting research, supporting researchers, increasing understanding, and raising awareness. The Foundation does so by funding programs deemed by the American Association for Cancer Research to be of the highest priority and impact.

Your gifts have helped the AACR advance life-saving cancer science and medicine, bringing the benefit of groundbreaking research to patients now and in the future.

The following donors contributed to the AACR's mission in 2018:

Pillars of Science

​Visionaries

​​Amgen, Inc.7,11
​AstraZeneca 7,11
​​Bristol-Myers Squibb7,11
​Genentech, a member of the Roche Group11
​Janssen Research & Development, LLC 7,11
​Pancreatic Cancer Action Network11
Stand up to Cancer, a Program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation​11

 

Innovators

​Bayer7,11
Incyte Corporation7,11
​​​​Merck & Co., Inc.7,11
​​Pfizer Oncology7,11

 

Laureates

​Aflac11
Debbie's Dream Foundation
​Estate of Gerda Sitko9
​Lilly Oncology7,11
Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation11
​Puma Biotechnology, Inc.12
​​Takeda Oncology, Inc.7,11

 

Stewards

​Abbvie11
Boehringer Ingelheim7,11
​​Celgene Corporation7,11
​Virginia and Bayard D. Clarkson, MD, FAACR1,3,4,5,12
​Gilead Sciences, Inc.7
​GlaxoSmithKline7,11
​IBEW Local Union 98
​Kure It Cancer Research11
​Loxo Oncology12
​The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research12
​Novartis7,11
​Novocure, Inc.12
Ocular Melanoma Foundation12
Pharmacyclics, LLC7,12
​Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson12
​Susan G. Komen
​Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation

Catalysts

Astellas Pharma US, Inc.11
​Jean M. Gudas*1,8,9
​Illumina, Inc.12
​Sarah and Daniel J. Keating III12
​John and Elizabeth Leonard Family Foundation12
​Estate of Daisy Lundsten9
​Lustgarten Foundation
​Pezcoller Foundation7
Sanofi Genzyme7,11
​The WWWW Foundation Inc. and The Sarcoma Fund of the QuadW Foundation of Communities Foundation of Texas12

Communicators

​American Society for Radiation Oncology
​Astex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.7,12
​Conquer Cancer Foundation12
​Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.12
​Gloria W. Heath*9
​Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
​Miltenyi Biotec12
​Mirati Therapeutics
​National Electrical Contractors Assoc. Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter
​Princess Takamatsu Cancer Research Fund12
​Seattle Genetics12
​Servier12
Shire Pharmaceuticals
Sidney Kimmel Foundation
​Taiho Oncology7,12
​TESARO, Inc.
​Theradex Systems7,12

Investigators

​Padmanee Sharma, MD, PhD1 and James P. Allison, PhD, FAACR 1,4,13
​Alzheimer's Association
​American Brain Tumor Association
​American Cancer Society12
Association of American Medical Colleges
​Sally J. Bellet, Esq.
​Bonnie and Thomas H. Brown II
​James S.C. Chao
​Clayman Family Foundation
​Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)1,3,8,12
​Frank M. Vaccaro and Associates, Inc./Tri-State Administrators, Inc.
​Friends of Cancer Research
​Wayne Griswold
​Hatzel & Buehler, Inc. and Bluestone Communications, Inc.
Burton Hong and Audrey Cheng​9
​iHeartMedia
​Irving Weinstein Foundation12
​V. Craig Jordan, OBE, PhD, FAACR1,3,4,8,12
​The Linus Group
​Pate and Billl Mears3
​Charles Marks and Gladys Monroy3
​The Novick Group
​Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
​Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
​Lisa and Stephen Ryan3
​Sprinkler Fitters Local Union #692
​Steven Singer Jewelers, Inc.
​Ann L. and Daniel D. Von Hoff, MD, FAACR1,4,8,9,12

Challengers

​AACR Philadelphia Marathon
AdvaMedDx
​Dana T. Aftab, PhD1,8
​Stuart and Beverly Aisenbrey3,9
​American Association of Colleges of Nursing
​American Heart Association
​American Society of Clinical Oncology
​Asian Fund for Cancer Research
​BD Co.
​Candy and Gil Beyda
​William J. Blot, PhD1,8
Michael A. Caligiuri, MD, FAACR1,2,3,4,8
​John S. Cargile, MD
Nate, Jake, and Lulu Cohen
​Conner Strong & Buckelew Companies 
​Danbro, LP
​Dietz & Watson, Inc.
​Kathy and Jack Donnelly
​Lisa and Raymond N. Dubios, MD, PhD, FAACR1,3,4,13
Cathy Fraser3
​Beverly and Daniel Goldberg, DDS
​Richard A. Heyman, PhD1,3
​Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
​Independence Blue Cross
​Kidney Cancer Association
Daniel Killinger
​Eleanor D. Kress3,9
​Laborers District Council of Philadelphia & Vicinity L.I.U.N.A.
​Laborers International Union of N.A.-Local 332
​Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
​Connie McAllister
​Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
​John E. Oxdendine, MBA3,9
​John and Veronica Parker
​PENTAX Medical A Division of PENTAX of America, Inc.
​Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
​Prostate Cancer Foundation
​Pyramid Hotel Group
​Victoria M. Richon, PhD1,8
​Rothman Orthopaedics
​Società Italiana di Cancerologia
​Steamfitters Local Union 420  
​TD Bank
United Way of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey​


Collaborators

​Alan Ashworth, PhD,FAACR1,2,4
Elizabeth H. Blackburn,PhD1,4,14
Burberry Americas
​Charles E. Chalfant, PhD1
​Classic Cake
​Coalition for Life Sciences
Columbia University Medical Center
​Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
​Angel and Jerome DiPentino
Faye Florence3
​Flyers Charities
​Friends of the AACR Foundation
​Eitan and Mali Gertel
​Haveron Total Health, P.A.
​Susan Band Horwitz, PhD, FAACR1,4
Jenny Price and Tony Hunter, PhD,FAACR1,4
​International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
​Stephanie and Michael Jeitner
Johnson & Johnson Matching Gifts Program
​Thomas H. Keating
​Cameron Koch, PhD1,8
​L.F. Driscoll Co.
​Phyllis and Lawrence Loeb, MD, PhD, FAACR1, 4, 8
​Thomas J. Lynch, MD1,13
​Marlene and Laurence J. Marton, MD1, 3, 8
​Newmark and Company Real Estate, Inc.
​William Pao, MD, PhD1,8
​Elizabeth T. Peabody
​PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. 
​Paul and Wendy Rosen
​Mace L. Rothenberg, MD1,8
​Anne and Stephen Rubin, MD1
​Scrub Daddy, Inc.
Geoff Secora and Eun Song​
​Cyndi and John A. Secrist, III1, 8
​Michael Sitzer
​Society for Neuroscience9
​Sugar House Casino
​John Suggs
​Laura Tyson, PhD
​United Way of Allegheny County
​United Way of Central Maryland
​The Wawa Foundation
​Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University

Honor Roll

​Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD1, 13
​Aryana Alborzi
Gracita Alfeche ​
​Alliance for Aging Research
​AmazonSmile Foundation
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy ​
American Association of Immunologists ​
​American Diabetes Association
​American Lung Association
​American Society of Anesthesiologists
​American Society of Hematology
American Society of Human Genetics ​
American Society of Nephrology ​
Tobe Amsterdam ​
Karen H. Antman, MD1, 8
​Jenifer Antonacci
Marina Archangeli ​
Ryan Archer ​
Association of American Cancer Institutes ​
Association of American Universities​
Kelle Atteberry​
Sunil S. Badve, MBBS, MD1
Pamela Bailis
Christine Baker​
Hamid Band, PhD, MD1
​Julia Barbour
Denise Barlow1
Peter Bastian ​
​Doreine Carson Beck and William T. Beck, PhD1, 8
Mary Beckerle, PhD1
Joseph R. Bertino, MD, FAACR1, 4, 5
Kathleen and Michael Beveridge6
Biophysical Society
Kaisha Blackstone​
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network​
Clara D. Bloomfield, MD, FAACR1, 4, 8
​Beth Blum
Arlene Bobb​
​Sandra and Paul Bomze
​Lauren Boothe
Kelly Borges​
Deanna Borrelli​
Megan Boulette​
Conor Bourque​
Briarcliff Congregational Church Women's Society​
Bunny and Frank Brodsky​
​Kenneth Paul Brumbaugh
​ Stuart Buchan
Bernard Bunye​
Jason Burgess​
Jared Hossack and Kelly Burkert​
​California Community Foundation
​California Life Sciences Association (CLSA)
Kelly Capizzi​
​Allan Caplan
Michael A. Carducci, MD1,8
John M. Carethers, MD1, 13
Peter Carr​
​Carr & Duff Inc.
​Christopher Castello
​Jill and Webster Cavenee, PhD, FAACR1,4,8
​Cement Mason and Plasters Local 592
​Emily Chen
​Lo-Nien Chi
​Brian Christopher
​Brian L. Clark
​Cassra Clark
​Cleary, Josen, & Trigiani LLP
​Club R-K
​Arlene and Stephen Cohen
​Colaluca Family Charity Fund
​Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cancer Center
​Trent Collings
​Daniel Comer
​Stacey Cooper
​Alliyah Corley
​Alyssa Costas
​Joseph E. Cuffari
​Mary Cunneen
​Marla and Ken Cutler
​Mandi Da Silva
​Daley Family Foundation, a fund of the Chester County Community Foundation
​Daniel D'Angelo
​Gillian Darr
​Nancy E. Davidson, MD, FAACR1,3,4,8 and Thomas W. Kensler, PhD1,8
​Paul J. Davis, MD1
​James Davis
​Jerry Delaney
​DeMasi
​George Demetri, MD1,8
​Ilene Dickinson
​Karen Dieckhoff
​Brigit Dijkhoff
​Ethan Dmitrovsky, MD1,8
​Tom and Deb Dolan
​John Dougherty
​Shannon Drew
​Paul Driscoll6,10
​DS Pool Service, Inc.
​Andre Duffie
​Marilyn Duvall
The Edwin D. Hill Charitable Trust​
​Todd Ehrlich
​Peter D. Emanuel, MD1,13
​Sean Enderlein
​Endocrine Society
​Ropizah Ervin
​Anne Estey
​EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases
​Eye Designs, LLC
​Meredith Fay
​Joni Fearheiley
​Cheryl S. Fejes
​Mark and Nancy Feldscher
​Jack Ferguson
​Brian Fey
​Scott Z. Fields, MD1
​Robert Figlin, M.D., FACP1,8
​Olivera J. Finn, PhD1,8
​Julia Fishburn
​Ruth Fortson6
​Steven Fortuna
​Joseph F. Fraumeni Jr., MD1,5
​Freehouse Fitness Studio
​Karen and Eric Frieman
​Full Time Practical Nursing Students
​Matthew Funk10
​Stephen Gambino
​Myles Brown, MD1,13 and Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH, FAACR1,3,4,8
​Patricia Gdowik
​Linda Geisler
​Genomic Health
​Ed Gieselman
​Tona M. Gilmer, PhD1,8
​Hannah Gilmore
​Leslie I. Gold, PhD1,8,9
​Susan and Sherwood "Woody" Goldberg
​Michael Goldberg
​Ida Moses Goldstein and Isadore Senderoff
​Joyce Golic
​Sonia Gonzalez Keithley
​Marilyn B. Hirsch and Gary B. Gordon, MD, PhD1,8
​Jack Gorman
​Maria Grasso
​Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
​Greater Springfield Credit Union
​Robyn and Scott Greenberg
​Kelly Griffin
​Elizabeth A. Grimm, PhD1,8
​Thomas Grone
​Radhika Gunasekera
​Dhanushka Gunasekera
​Christopher Halbrook
​Patricia and John Hamer
​Gregory Harding
​Kevin Heck
​Emily Heckman
​Rocky and Jerry Heller
​Lee J. Helman, M.D.1,8
​Eileen C. Helzner, MD
​Chuck Craft and Mary Hendrix, PhD1,8
Richard W. Hevner
​Brittany Heyne
​David D. Hickey
​Hilton Sales Worldwide
​Alex Hohmann
​Robert Hoiser
​Holman Enterprises
​Chris Hook
​William Horn, MD
​Louis L. Horton
​Allan Horwitz and Linda Harley
​Cathy Hossack and David Rosenthal
​Patricia Hu, Ryan and Roderick Lee
​Maggie Fabrizio and Joseph Hughes, PhD
​Rod A. Humerickhouse, MD, PhD1
​James Hutchinson

Wen-Jen Hwu, MD, PhD1,3,13

​Hydrocephalus Association
​I.U.E.C. Local 5
​Intech Construction
​Irving S. & Alwyn N. Johnson Family Foundation, Inc.
​IUPAT District Council 21 
​Daniel Iwamaye
​Stephanie Jack
​Jack Duggans PHC, Inc.
​Jackson White
​Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD, FAACR1,2,3,4,13
​Simone S. Jeffers6
Larry Jenkins
​Jennings Sigmond, P.C.
​Steven Johnsen, PhD1
​Peter A. Jones, DSc, PhD, FAACR1,4,8
​Carl H. June, MD, FAACR1,2,4
​JVN Communications, Inc.
​Steven B. Kanner, PhD1
​Judith E. Karp, MD1
Michael Kastan, MD, PhD, FAACR1,4,8
​Suresh Katakkar
​Luna Kaufman
​Judith S. Kaur, MD1,13
​Amy Kavanaugh
​Michael Kelley
​Kelly Golat Melanoma Research & Scholarship Fund
​Joseph Kestenbaum
​Sara Kijak
​Erica King
​Janet Klein
​Robert Klepacki
​Christopher Knight
​Nancy E. Kohl, PhD1,8
​Colleen Kohm
​Richard D. Kolodner, PhD, FAACR1,4,8
​Crystal Kraft
​Sandy and Bernie Krouse
​Leila Kulaib
​Michelle Joy Kuner
​Deborah Kusaka
​Jack Kutney
​Laborers' Local Union 57
​Ellen Lacy
​Lee Lai
​Luke K.T. Lam, PhD1,8
​Curt Lampe
​Ronald Laskodi
​Lauren's Legacy
​Kristin Lawhorne
​Michelle Le Beau, PhD1,13
​Keith Leaphart
​Kelley Lear
​Holly LeBihan
​Leslie LeCount
​Nancy and Chris Lee
​Elizabeth and John Leonard, PhD1,3,8,12
​Krista Lesnewich
​Maggie Levicoff
​Matteo Levisetti, MD1
​Tiffany Lewis
​Carol and Rafael Lissack
​Dalia Littman
​Edison T. Liu, MD1,2,13
​Michele Loeper
​Eileen Loftus6
​Elisa Logush
​Francesca LoPresti
​Robert Loughrin
​Jennifer Low, MD, PhD1,13
​Casey Luddy
​Jackie Lutz
​Nicole and Gary H. Lyman, PhD1,8
​M. Gitlin Co., Inc.
​Sarah Mallon Happy
​Drew Manalo-LaManna
​Daneen Marchiano
​Elaine R. Mardis, PhD1,2
​Joshua Marley
​Lawrence J. Marnett, DPhil1,8
​Mass Mutual - Greater Philadelphia
​Katelyn Masse
​James Maxwell
​Jordan McBride
​Dan McCallum
​George McCourt
​Renee McCully
​David B. McFadden, MS1
​Shane McFadden
​Brad and Maura McIlvain
​James McKeone
​McKesson, Inc.
​Mary Nelle McLennan
​Rodney A. McLeod, Jr.
​Emily McQueen
​Mechanical Trades Council of Delaware Valley
​Nancy and Greg Melara
​Jaclyn Mele
​Merck Foundation
​Mes, Inc.
​Helen Metcalf, PhD
​Susan Meurling
​Michael L. Meyers, MD, PhD1,13
​Millennium 3 Management, Inc.
​Emily Miller
​David Minor
​Vernetta J. Mitchell6,10 and Steve Cholewiak
​MJA Group, LLC
​Timothy A. Moore
​John Wahl and Harriet Morgan
​Brooke Morgan
​Michelle Morgan
​Chase Morgan
​Loraine Ballard Morrill
​Michael Mountain
​Magdalena Mozga
​Jennifer Murphy
​Caterina Musetti
​National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research
​Benjamin G. Neel, PhD, MD1,8
​Joyce Neff
​Newman & Co.
​Mark and Beth Nicholas
​Darby Nickless
​Nina Becka Ewing's Sarcoma Foundation
​Kevin Noonan, PhD1,8
​Nancy Ann Nye-Grindey
​Ellen C. O'Connell
​Maureen O'Connor
​Olufunmilayo I. Olopade, MD, FAACR1,4,8
​Karen Olsen6
​Emily O'Malley
​Martha Darling and Gilbert S. Omenn, MD, PhD1,9,13
​C. Kent Osborne, MD1,8
​Karina Ostien
​Tiffany Palenscar
​David R. Parkinson, MD1,8
​John Pasquarella
​Luciano Passador, PhD1
​Salvatore Patti
​Pennsylvania AFL-CIO
​Nancy and Robert Perry
​Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
​Ken Pheasey
​The Philadelphia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure
​Philadelphia Runner
​PHL Life Sciences
​William Pizor
​The NC Pomrehn Family
​Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano, LLP
​Yashodhar Punati
​Susan and Kanti Rai, MBBS, MD1
​Emma Rando
​Gerald Regni, Jr.
​Mark Reid
​Lauren Reiss
​Elizabeth Reenie
​Research!America
​Antoni Ribas, PhD, MD1,2,13
​Sarah Ribner
​Hector Rivera
​Claire Rock
​Russell Rockwell
​Veronica Rodriguez-Bravo, PhD1
​Ben Roessle
​Robert Rogers
​Craig Rogerson
​Harvey Rose
​Michael and Gail Rosen
​Nicole Rothberg
​Warren C. and Joy K. Rouse Family Gift Trust
​Mary Lynne and Raymond Ruddon, MD, PhD (hc)1,8
​Bruce Ruggeri, PhD1,8
​Anil K. Rustgi, MD1,3,13
John Ryland ​
​Daniel Sack
​Michele and Howard Sands, PhD1,8
​Brian Santangelo
​Charles Santangelo
​Ron Scalzo
​Robert Schamis
​Kevin Schneider
​Mark Schoneveld
​Christian Schramm
​Lauren Schwartz
​Marilyn and Alan Schwedel
​Anna Scott Bell
​Kathleen W. Scotto, PhD1,8
​Becky Scull
​Melvin R. Seligsohn
​Carla Setzler
​Prerak And Salina Shah
​Joan Rankin Shapiro, MD1,8,9
​CCS Associates, Inc.1,13
​Linda and Robert Silverberg
​Sheila and Edward Singer, MD
​Susan and William Sisco
​Lillian L. Siu, MD1,2,13
​Lisa Sklar
​Josalyn Slavonic
​Amelia Snow
​Martha Snyder
​Taylor Soltys
​Ryan Spack
​Jim Speer
​Joe and Belinda Spina
​Alexis Sprecher
​St. Baldrick's Foundation
​John St. Omer
​Stanbridge Family Charitable Fund at Schwab Charitable/Eric Stanbridge, PhD1, 8
​Samantha Starke
​Elizabeth Steele
​John Stevens, MD1,8
​Cathy and Mike Stewart, MBA6
​Paul Stierer
​Sheri and Mitch Stoller6
​Li-Kuo Su, PhD1,13
​Mark Sullivan
​Debra DeGrazia and William Sun
​Howard Teicher
​Josie Tomaino
​Dorothea Touris
​Kevin Tran
​Transportation Management Services
​Danielle Triplett6
​Melissa Tucci
​Turn Key Events, LLC
​David Tuveson, PhD, MD1,2,13
​United Way California Capital Region
​United Way of Central New Mexico
​United Way of San Diego County
​Unity Electric, LLC
​University of Kansas Cancer Center
​Angela Urban
​Chris and Dominic Vallone
​Gia Vecchio
​Victor Velculescu, MD, PhD1
​Barbara Parker-Wahl, MD and Geoffrey Wahl, PhD, FAACR1,3,4,8
​Thomas Walsh
​Emily Wards
​Jannet L. Preti and Sheryl A. Warner
​Rowan Watson
​Dan Weber
​Louis M. Weiner, MD1,8
​Janna and Brent Weinerman
​Ellen Vicky Weisberg
​The Weller Family
​Wells Fargo
​Vanessa Wheeler
​Donald Corey Williams
​Yvonne Winig and David Silverstein, Esq.
​Maureen Winigrad
​Debra Winter
​Owen N. Witte, MD, FAACR1,4,8
​Peter and Claire Wolf
​Michael Wortley
​Kazimierz Wrzeszczynski, PhD1
​DeeAnn Yabusaki, MA1
​Levent Yarar
​Robert C. Young, MD1,8
​Dr. Stuart H. and Eleanor H. Yuspa Charitable Fund1,8
​Zavino, Inc.
​Renee Zengel-Moore
​Bruce Zetter, PhD1,13
​Lisbeth Zimmerman

 

AACR Foundation Giving Societies

THE 1907 AACR FOUNDERS SOCIETY

AACR Foundation Donors Whose Cumulative (Lifetime) Giving Exceeds $1,000,000

​Abbvie, Inc.​Janssen Research & Development, LLC7
​Aflac7Kirk A. and Dorothy P. Landon Foundation
​Amgen, Inc.7​Kure It Cancer Research​
​Astellas Pharma US, Inc.Lilly Oncology​7
​AstraZeneca7Merck
​Avon Foundation for Women​Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation7
​Bayer7 ​​Novartis7
​Boehringer Ingelheim7 Ortho Biotech, Inc.
​Breast Cancer Research Foundation​​Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
​Bristol-Myers Squibb7​Pfizer Oncology7
​Celgene Corporation7​Prevent Cancer Foundation
​Entertainment Industry FoundationSanofi Genzyme7
Genentech, Inc.7Susan G. Komen
GlaxoSmithKline7​Takeda Oncology7
Incyte Corporation7

THE MEDALED SOCIETY

AACR Foundation Donors Whose Cumulative (Lifetime) Giving Totals $50,000 to $999,999

Platinum: Gifts of $500,000 to $999,999

​Abbott Laboratories​Gilead Sciences, Inc.7
​Anonymous in Honor of Dharma Master Jiantai​ITO EN, Ltd.
​Barletta Foundation​National Foundation for Cancer Research
​​Debbie's Dream Foundation​OSI Pharmaceuticals, LLC
​Eisai, Inc.7​Pezcoller Foundation

​Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation

Gold: Gifts of $250,000 to $499,999

​Agilent Technologies, Inc.​Ocular Melanoma Foundation
​American Society of Clinical Oncology​Pharmacyclics, LLC7
​W.E. Bosarge, Jr., PhDPrincess Takamatsu Cancer Research Fund
​Virginia and Bayard D. Clarkson, MD, FAACR1,3,4Rosenthal Family Foundation
​Fight Colorectal Cancer​SuperGen, Inc.
​Genzyme Corporation​​Taiho Oncology7
​Mihwa and Waun Ki Hong, MD, FAACR*1,4,9​​Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd.
​John and Elizabeth Leonard Family Foundation​Theradex Systems7
​National Brain Tumor Society​Irving Weinstein Foundation
​NeoPharm, Inc.

 Silver: Gifts of $100,000 to $249,999

​A*STAR​Kohlberg Foundation
​Affymetrix, Inc.​Loxo Oncology
​American Cancer Society​Lustgarten Foundation
​AntiCancer, Inc.The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research
Ash Stevens​/Pirmal Pharma Solutions​National Cancer Institute
Astex Pharmaceuticals7Novocure, Inc.
​Banyu Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.​​William H. Prusoff Foundation
​Berlex Biosciences Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer
Cancer Research Institute​Raymond and Beverly Sackler Fund for the Arts and Sciences​
​Cardinal Health Foundation​Searle, Inc.
​Charles River Laboratories, Inc.​Seattle Genetics, Inc.
Chiron Corporation​​George Sehl, DO​
Suk Rai Cho​Servier
​Conquer Cancer FoundationSidney Kimmel Cancer Center
​Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.​​Ellen V. Sigal, PhD1,3
​Hikma Pharmaceuticals, PLCAnn L. and Daniel D. Von Hoff, MD, FAACR1,4,8,9,12
​IBEW Local Union 98The WWWW Foundation, Inc., and The Sarcoma Fund of the QuadW Foundation of Communities Foundation of Texas

  Bronze: Gifts of $50,000 to $99,999

Abbott Fund​V. Craig Jordan, OBE, PhD, FAACR1,3,4
​Abraxis BioScience, Inc.​Sarah and Daniel J. Keating, III
​American Society of Hematology​Prakash M. Kinthada, PhD
​AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Kirin Brewery Co.​
​BD, Inc.​Maverick Capital
​Biogen, Inc.Merrimack Pharmaceuticals​
​BTG International, Inc.Michael's Mission​​
​Clovis Oncology, Inc.National Institutes of Health​
​Constellation Wines U.S.New York Community Trust
​EMD Serono, Inc.​Pharmion Corp.
Exelixis, Inc. Irene D. Pritzker​
​Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)1,3,8​Prostate Cancer Foundation​
​Friends of Cancer ResearchPuma Biotechnology, Inc.
​Gerson Lehrman Group​SLACK Incorporated
​Get Your Rear In Gear Philadelphia, supported by the Colon Cancer Coalition​Wilfred Sloane Foundation​
​Independent Charities of America
​Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Dr. Bayard D. Clarkson Legacy Society

We  gratefully acknowledge the following individuals who have made an endowed, estate, or other planned gift to the American Association for Cancer Research. Creative gift planning provides an opportunity to make a meaningful commitment, maximize  philanthropic objectives and receive important  tax benefits.

All those who have established an estate or other planned gift to the AACR, such as a bequest  naming the AACR in their will, are recognized with membership in the Dr. Bayard D. Clarkson Legacy Society.

This society honors individuals who have invested in sustaining the future of the AACR and its initiatives so that generations to come may benefit from the leadership and groundbreaking work of the AACR and its membership.


​Rebecca Adelman* ​George A. Koberstein*
​Stuart and Beverly Aisenbrey3​Eleanor Kress3
​Floyd F. Allen*​Kun-Hee Lee
​Apollo Hospital Systems​Lester Family Foundation
​Charles Herman Armstrong*​Daisy Lundsten*
Thomas J. Bardos, PhD*1​William L. Maness*
​Dorothy Bartholomew​Heidi and Gary Miller, MD, PhD*1
Estate of Charles Bath*Edwin Mirand, DSc, PhD*1
Janel Becker*Evelyn L. Mulligan*
​June Biedler*1Marion A. Nicol*​
Bosarge Family FoundationWilliam Noble
Estate of Eileen C. Brown*Gilbert S. Omenn, MD, PhD1and Martha A. Darling
​Joseph H. Burchenal, MD*John E. Oxendine, MBA3
​Duk Young ChoThe Park Foundation​
​​​Michael J. ChusmirEstate of Sharon M. Place
​​​Jennie M. Commisa*Arnold E. Reif, DSc*1,5
​​Hugh J. Creech, PhD*1 Dorothy E. Rose*
​Leila Diamond, PhD*1,2​Calista I. Salmon*​​
​​Mary Jean Dresie* Arthur B. Schaefer*​​​
​​​Constance Dufour*H.W. Schkade, Jr.
​​​Jeannette C. Ford* Joan Rankin Shapiro, MD1
Estate of Helen Greenberg*​​​Sidney Kimmel Foundation​
​Leslie I. Gold, PhD1​Gladys M. Sinicrope*​
Jean M. Gudas*1,8Rose A. Sinkin*​
Iva Pauline Hancock*Gerda Sitko*
Hanwha Holdings (USA) Inc.Clara Joann Smith*
Gloria W. HeathChester Stock, PhD*1
​James F. Holland*1,2,4,5​​Eleanor Tepfer*
​Burton Hong and Audrey Cheng​Charles Troester*
Mihwa and Waun Ki Hong, MD1,4Joseph J. Vita*
​​Funan Hsu*Daniel D. Von Hoff, MD, FAACR1,4,8​​
Hyosung USA, Inc.Estelle Wals*
​Lee J. and Eleonore H. Hymel Charitable Remainder TrustBetty Jean Warner*​​
​​Henrietta Kellems*Rosemary Weiss*
​Vera M. Kirkland*​​​​Estate of William Whitebread
​Barbara KirshLavetta Wimmer*


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1- AACR Member
2 - AACR Board of Directors
3 - AACR Foundation Trustee
4 - AACR Fellow
5 - 50 year-plus AACR Member
6 - AACR Staff
7 - AACR Sustaining Member
8 - 25 year-plus AACR Member
9 - AACR Legacy Society
10 - AACR Monthly Giving Club
11 - The 1907 AACR Founders Society
12 - The Medaled Society
* - Deceased

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