There are many ways to give or volunteer:

General Support

You can make a gift to be used in the areas of greatest need at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI). Each year, HCI's scientific and clinical experts, including an External Scientific Advisory Board of the nation's best cancer experts, evaluate where philanthropic funds can best be invested to have the greatest impact on advancing cancer programs. All projects are peer-reviewed. In this manner, you can be assured that your donation is being used in the most responsible, accountable way possible.

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Grateful Patient
Support a specific cancer type through the Grateful Patient Program

The Grateful Patient Program goes hand-in-hand with the Disease-Oriented Research Team (DOT) approach to research and patient care. This approach is an innovative, highly collaborative, and integrated model for cancer research and care championed by Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI). HCI is a leader in this team approach, which is being emulated by other cancer centers throughout the United States and the world. Learn More >>

Children's and Families' Research Expansion

Primary Children's and Families' Cancer Research Center at HCI

The Primary Children’s & Families’ Cancer Research Center at Huntsman Cancer Institute opened its doors on a 225,000 sq. ft. expansion in summer 2017.  

This new addition will be named in honor of one of the principal donors of the expansion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and reflects the LDS church’s historical emphasis on children and families.

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Walk of Hope

Walk of Hope

Help build hope, brick by brick. In recognition of gifts of $350 or more, a brick paver can be placed in the "Walk of Hope" pathway between Huntsman Cancer Institute and Huntsman Cancer Hospital. Learn More >>

In Honor or Memory

Arrange for a gift to be made in memory of a loved one to benefit Huntsman Cancer Foundation (HCF).

Honor a loved one, friend, accomplishments or celebrate special events and holidays with a gift to Huntsman Cancer Foundation.

When you make a gift to cancer research in honor or memory of a loved one, our staff will automatically generate an acknowledgment card and mail it to the address you specify. Learn More >>

Workplace Matching Gifts

Many companies offer a matching gift program for their employees. Please search the directory below to see if your organization is listed. For questions, please ask your HR department.

Double your donation today by seeing if your employer matches your generous gift.

For more information, contact Jill-Ann Pearl, Director of Gift Processing, at 801-584-5816.

Employer Matching gifts enable individuals to double their donations.

Matching Gifts database provided by HEPdata exclusively under these terms of use.

Names spaces

Named Spaces

HCF gives donors the opportunity to name any available room or facility at Huntsman Cancer Institute to honor your loved ones—or even yourself. Naming opportunities have a minimum donation amount requirement with amounts starting at $10,000 and going up progressively from there. Learn More >>

Gifts of Stock or Property and Planned Giving

Gifts of long-term appreciated securities offer you an advantageous way to support Huntsman Cancer Foundation while avoiding capital gains taxes. Deferred gifts allow you to provide a larger legacy than might be possible through cash gifts given during your lifetime. A planned gift will enable Huntsman Cancer Foundation (HCF) to continue the work and ideals you care about far into the future. Learn More >>

Awareness License Plate

Awareness License Plate

License Plate To Support Cancer Research at Huntsman Cancer Institute

Show our community you help fund cutting-edge science with a Huntsman Cancer Institute specialty license plate. 100% of funds raised go to cancer research. Learn More >>

Vehicle Donation

Cars, Boats, RVs

Donate your car, truck, motorcycle, trailer, or boat to HCF. Follow the link below to find out how. Learn More >>

Employee Giving

Do you participate in the employee giving program at your workplace?  Is Huntsman Cancer Foundation listed as one of the charitable giving options?   Check with your Human Resource department to determine if HCF is included as part of your employee giving program and ask to have us included if not already.  Contribute to the cutting-edge research at HCI by participating in employee giving wherever you may work. 

Employees of Huntsman Cancer Institute can participate in employee giving through automatic payroll deduction by filling out the employee giving payroll deduction form.

Huntsman Hometown Heroes

Huntsman Hometown Heroes

The Huntsman Hometown Heroes program is designed to help participants reach their endurance goals while raising much-needed funds for cancer research at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI). Participants agree to raise a minimum amount of money while receiving a guaranteed spot in some of the best events in Utah. Learn More >>

Volunteers help with a variety of fundraising events and activities:

HCF employs volunteers throughout the year to support our mission to give a reason to hope and inspire community.  Volunteers assist with endurance events, our signature events, including the Huntsman 140 and Huntsman 5k as well as other fundraising efforts.  Individuals interested in volunteering with HCF should send an email to events@huntsmancancer.org.