Who We Are
The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is dedicated to providing scientists in the lab the funding they need to make game-changing discoveries in cancer treatments, detection and, ultimately, a cure for all types of cancer.
Funding & Honoring Research
Cancer-Fighting Lifestyle Channel
By eating healthy foods and sticking with a healthy lifestyle, you can prevent or significantly reduce your risk of cancer. Learn more about the cancer-fighting properties in shiitake mushrooms and follow along as we make shiitake mushroom pho as a part of our new Cancer-Fighting Lifestyle Channel!Learn More
“Cancer is a disease that can be cured…”
– Albert Szent-Györgyi, M.D., Ph.D.
1937 Nobel Laureate, NFCR Co-Founder
This first-of-its-kind occasion will feature a trio of programs celebrating cancer research success and the impact of oncology innovation. The event will be held live at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, and streamed online with virtual interactions and networking.
Fly to Find A Cure
Fly to Find a Cure is a signature fundraising program of NFCR which allows donors to support the fight against cancer, with the added benefit of receiving airline miles in return.
This program is a great fit for frequent flyers, travel enthusiasts and most importantly, those passionate about supporting cancer research.