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Fly to Find a Cure

Fly to Find a Cure

NFCR Fly to Find a Cure

Special Bonus Miles Offer Now Through December 31st only! *See Details Below.

What is Fly to Find a Cure?

Fly to Find a Cure is a signature fundraising program of the National Foundation for Cancer Research. This unique program allows donors to support the fight against cancer, with the added benefit of receiving airline miles in return. Our airline partners include:  Alaska Mileage Plan, American Airlines AAdvantage, Delta Sky Miles, and United Mileage Plus

This program is a great fit for frequent flyers, travel enthusiasts and most importantly, those passionate about supporting cancer research.

*Holiday Bonus Offer

Now through December 31st only, you can receive a bonus of up to 15 miles per dollar for a gift of $250 or more PLUS you’ll receive a NFCR travel thermos.

NFCR Travel Thermos

The Impact

NFCR believes the greatest impact can be made through providing direct financial support to the world’s leading cancer researchers and scientists. Your gift provides these brilliant minds with the freedom to explore, test and discover—ultimately leading to better prevention tools, treatments and a cure for cancer…all cancer. Learn more about NFCR-funded researchers and scientists and their cutting edge projects here.

Your next flight could help save a life. It’s a win-win. Give wings to cancer research today!

Alaska Airline Logo

Alaska Airlines

Award Scale: A bonus of up to 15 miles per dollar for donations of $250 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: A bonus of up to 15 miles per dollar for donations of $250 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.022575per mile

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

Delta Sky Miles logo

Delta Airlines

Award Scale: A bonus of up to 13 miles per dollar for donations of $250 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.023650 per mile

Mileage Cap: 200,000 miles per account per calendar year

United Mileage Plus

United Airlines

Award Scale: A bonus of up to 13.5 miles per dollar for donations of $250 or more

Fair Market Value:
$0.028 per mile

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

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.”

Key Advantages:

  • Gift supports cutting-edge cancer research
  • Great way to keep your frequent flyer account active
  • Miles allocated to your account and/or accounts of family members and friends, at no cost
  • Portion may be tax-deductible. Please consult your tax advisor.

Thank you for your support. If you have any questions, please contact:

Melissa Gardner Whitemelissa
Director of Fly to Find a Cure, Affinity Programs
mwhite@nfcr.org
301-961-9133