Fly to Find a Cure - National Foundation for Cancer Research

Fly to Find a Cure

Fly to Find a Cure

Do you love to travel?
Your next flight could help save a life.

Fly to Find a Cure is a signature fundraising program which allows those who are frequent flyers, travel enthusiasts, and most importantly, those passionate about supporting cancer research, make a real impact … with the added benefit of receiving airline miles in return.

Fly to Find A Cure

2021 Fly to Find A Cure Airline Partners

Alaska Airline Logo

Alaska Airlines

Award Scale: Up to 10 miles per dollar for donations of $25 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.0275 per mile

Mileage Cap: 1,000,000 miles per account per calendar year

American Airlines Logo

American Airlines

Award Scale: Up to 10 miles per dollar for donations of $25 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.022575 per mile

Mileage Cap: 1,000,000 miles per account per rolling year

Delta Sky Miles logo

Delta Air lines

Award Scale: Up to 10 miles per dollar for donations of $25 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.023650 per mile

Mileage Cap: 500,000 miles per account per calendar year

United Mileage Plus

United Airlines

Award Scale: Up to 10 miles per dollar for donations of $25 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.028 per mile

Mileage Cap: 250,000 miles per account per rolling year

Benefits of Joining Fly to Find A Cure

  • Your gift supports cutting-edge cancer research. View our 2020 Snapshot here.
  • Donations are a great way to keep your frequent flyer account active. 
  • NFCR assists with allocating your miles to your account and/or accounts of family members and friends, at no cost. Please allow 4 – 6 weeks for the appropriate number of miles to appear in your account.
  • A portion of your donation may be tax-deductible. Please always consult your tax advisor. 

Meet Others Who Are Giving Wings to Cancer Research

Jerry Harrington, Donor, Fly to Find a Cure

“Cancer Research is one of the most important things there is. It impacts such a huge number of people and I like that I can help the cause.”

Betty Locke, Donor, Fly to Find a Cure

“Donating to the National Foundation for Cancer Research’s Fly to Find a Cure program makes me feel like I’m helping people everywhere, including myself. It’s always wonderful to get the extra mileage to visit the places I want to go.”

Want to Learn More About How You Can Give Wings To Cancer Research?

You can reach our team via phone at 1-800-321-CURE (2873) or email at info@nfcr.org.