Ways To Donate
You may already know that when you give to The Gateway for Cancer Research, 99¢ of every dollar received goes to treatment innovatorsSM around the world who conduct research designed to make a difference for cancer patients TODAY. But did you know there are many ways to donate to The Gateway?
With your help, we can do more than simply give cancer patients hope—together we can fund innovative treatment options that can help patients enjoy higher quality, longer lives. You may wonder what you can do to help right now; it’s easy: Make a donation to The Gateway for Cancer Research and you can help today to change the outcomes for cancer patients.
The Gateway for Cancer Research puts 99¢ of every dollar received toward finding cures for cancer TODAY. We can only do it with your help. Even the smallest donation can help us make a difference. There are many ways to donate, including online, mail, phone, matching gifts, sponsorship of specific research and more. Make a donation NOW and join The Gateway to Demand Cures TodaySM.
Your donation makes a difference to cancer patients. Use your preferred credit card or PayPal account to make a one-time donation or recurring giftDonate
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To donate by phone, call 888.221.2873 between 8:30am and 5:00pm CST Monday through Friday to speak with our team.
To donate by mail,
The Gateway for Cancer ResearchDownload Form
1336 Basswood Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Donate in Honor of a Loved One
What an honor! Give a donation in the name of someone you love to The Gateway for Cancer Research. Whether it’s in lieu of a birthday gift, special recognition during the holidays, or an alternative to traditional wedding gifts, a donation to The Gateway in honor of a friend or family member makes for a thoughtful gift.
We’ll send your loved one a personal note with information about how the gift helps to Demand Cures TodaySM for cancer patients. We’ll also send you a confirmation of your gift.
Donate in Honor
Donate in Memory of a Loved One
If you have lost a loved one to cancer, you know how important it is to find a cure now. Sharing your story can inspire others, and a gift commemorating someone you love is a powerful way to help fight cancer. Tell us whom the gift honors, and let us know if you would like your donation to fund research toward a specific cancer type. Your donation will fund the search for treatment innovations that help cancer patients TODAY.Donate in Memory
Sponsor a Treatment Innovator
While we know you trust us to make the most out of every penny we receive, we understand you may want to direct your donation to tackle a specific cancer type that’s close to your heart.
You may choose to pledge your donation to one of our treatment innovator'sSM studies focusing on a specific area of research. Browse our lists of current cancer research grants and treatment innovatorsSM and choose the study that means the most to you.Sponsor
As always, 99¢ of every dollar we receive goes directly to cancer research.
Your company may offer a matching gift program to encourage charitable donations. Some employers match your donations equally, while others will double or even triple their matching amounts! Some companies even match donations by spouses of employees, or retirees. Ask your human resources department if your company offers matching gifts; if so, your donation to The Gateway for Cancer Research will go even further.
You can use the search option below to see if your employer offers matching programs. Just plug in your company’s name and hit “search” to see if your company is listed. If you don’t find your employer, check with your human resources department to make sure you’re not missing out on a matching program.
If your employer requires a Federal Tax Identification Number, please use: 73-1386920. If you have questions about matching gifts, call 888.221.2873 and one of our team members will help with any paperwork or other company requirements.Matching Gift Search
Gifts of Securities
Donating stocks, bonds, mutual funds and other securities is another way to help The Gateway in our search for a cure. First, consult with your financial advisor before donating any charitable gift of securities. Then contact us at 888.221.2873. We will help you make arrangements, including physical or electronic delivery of the securities, and ensure you receive acknowledgement of your gift for income tax purposes (you may be eligible for a reduction in capital gains taxes).
Donations made through planned giving—including annuities, wills and trusts—help you support The Gateway for Cancer Research for years to come. Your financial advisor can explain the long-term tax and estate-planning benefits of charitable donations as planned gifts; our representatives can answer any questions you have about the use of your donation. Call us at 888.221.2873 and we’ll work with you and your financial planner to create a planned gift that helps you Demand Cures TodaySM—and well into the future.
Our online gift store offers tons of cool merchandise to help remind people to Demand Cures TodaySM. From t-shirts to baseball caps, coffee mugs to key chains, we have dozens of options to fit your style. Shop for yourself, or purchase gifts for friends and family—and a portion of the proceeds will go toward fighting cancer and finding cures NOW.Shop
"Treatment InnovatorSM" is the term we use for researchers funded by The Gateway for Cancer Research: the men and women we support in their search for better treatments and cures that can help cancer patients TODAY.