John Wayne Cancer Institute
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Your investment in the John Wayne Cancer Institute will support the physicians and scientists who are dedicating their lives to eradicating cancer.  Each day, they are making progress to:

  • Advance novel ways to detect cancer in a single drop of blood - at its earliest stages, when it is easiest to treat.   
  • Develop new therapies that aim to help cancer patients hyper-boost their immune system by accelerating the growth of billions of their own “personalized” cancer-fighting T-cells.   
  • Pioneer methods of minimally invasive surgery, leading to less pain and scarring, shorter hospital stays, and higher degrees of accuracy. 

With your contribution, the Institute can and will stay on the forefront, so future generations can benefit from its life-saving research.You may make a donation to our general fund or direct your gift toward a specific program.  Donations may also be made in honor or memory of a loved one or to celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday or anniversary. 

Donate now through our secure online form 

To donate by fax or mail:

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For additional information regarding donations and tributes, please contact us at:

John Wayne Cancer Institute
Public Affairs and Development Department
2200 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
310-315-6111 ph
310-315-6195 fax

Additional Giving Opportunities

 The John Wayne Cancer Institute has a range of opportunities for giving. Please see each item below for more information.

Capital and Program Naming Opportunities – donors may receive recognition for significant major gifts ($100,000 and above). Naming opportunities are discussed on an individual, case-by-case basis.

Circles of Distinction ($25,000 - $1,000,000+) – The Institute’s most prestigious donor club for supporters who made a commitment of $25,000 or more cumulatively.

Benefactors ($2,000 - $24,999) – The Institute’s annual giving donor club for supporters who contribute a minimum of $2,000 annually.

Planned Gifts / Guardians of the Future – A society for JWCI donors who have designated the Institute in their Estate Plans (i.e. a planned gift through a bequest, charitable trust, deferred gift, etc.).

Tribute and Special Occasion Gifts Gifts can be made in honor or memory of a friend or loved one, for a special occasion like a birthday or anniversary.

Clinical Trial

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