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Fly to Find a Cure

Fly to Find a Cure

Limited-Time Fall Bonus Offer

Fly to Find a Cure Fall Bonus Campaign

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.

Fall Bonus Offer – Now through October 31st only

Make a gift of $250 or more and you can receive up to 15 miles per dollar with your favorite airline program plus a handy NFCR travel umbrella.  

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!

NFCR Yellow Travel Umbrella
NFCR Yellow Travel Umbrella
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:
$0.022575 per 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.
  • Get up to 15 miles per dollar plus a complimentary NFCR travel umbrella

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