Category: ALCF Updates

Four Stars for the Fourth Year

For the fourth consecutive year, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation has received a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for its strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. ALCF is the only lung cancer foundation to receive the highest rating from America’s largest independent charity evaluator. “Our 4-star Charity Navigator rating demonstrates… Read More

Posted by ALCF Staff on June 29th, 2018

Check Out the January 2018 Edition of our newsletter

Want to know more about what we are doing at ALCF? Read our most recent newsletter to see our 2017 year in review, meet our new partner, IASLC, learn how you can get involved in our immunotherapy study, participate in a fun new way to raise funds through social sharing called the Your Cancer Game… Read More

Posted by ALCF Staff on February 1st, 2018

We Challenge You! Join ALCF and the Your Cancer Game Plan Challenge!

We’re excited to announce that we’ve joined Merck on the Your Cancer Game Plan Challenge, a social sharing program that will help us raise funds and continue our support of lung cancer patients, caregivers, healthcare providers and others. And we’d like to challenge you to join our team. During the month of February, Merck will… Read More

Posted by ALCF Staff on January 31st, 2018

Check Out the October 2017 Edition of our newsletter

Want to know more about what we are doing at ALCF? Read our most recent newsletter and learn more about Lung Cancer Awareness Month, our new #ShowUsYourMug campaign, how we are teaming up with Boehringer Ingelheim to make the holiday season a little brighter for lung cancer patients and their families, and more. Click here… Read More

Posted by ALCF Staff on November 1st, 2017

Check Out the September 2017 Edition of our newsletter

Want to know more about what we are doing at ALCF? Read our most recent newsletter and learn more about our thoughts on healthcare reform, crowdsourcing in cancer, a new study from ALCMI and Inivata, an interview with Bonnie, upcoming events, and more. Click here to read the newsletter now

Posted by ALCF Staff on October 2nd, 2017

Special Remote Lung Cancer Living Room with LCA

ALCF is partnering with LCA for a very special remote Lung Cancer Living Room. It will be held in Washington DC at the LCA summit. Everyone is invited to participate via our YouTube Channel.

Posted by ALCF Staff on September 20th, 2017

Calling All Artists

ALCF is holding a t-shirt design contest! Get your creative juices flowing while supporting lung cancer. The winning design will be on t-shirts for the entire 2018 Your Next Step is the Cure 5K walk.run series. Find out more here…

Posted by ALCF Staff on September 11th, 2017

Lung Cancer Early Detection Challenge: Concept to Clinic

Looking for data scientists, software engineers, designers and researchers to build an open source software application that puts advances from machine learning into the hands of practicing clinicians. In addition to creating cutting-edge clinical software that helps detect lung cancer early, top contributors are eligible for a share of $100,000 in prize money. Click here… Read More

Posted by ALCF Staff on August 10th, 2017

Check Out the July 2017 Edition of our newsletter

Want to know more about what we are doing at ALCF? Read our most recent newsletter and find out how we are partnering with various corporations, the latest news from ASCO and our upcoming events. Click here to read the newsletter now

Posted by ALCF Staff on July 31st, 2017

Nominate Your Caregiver Today

Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s Annual The Wind Beneath My Wings Caregiver Award Behind every lung cancer patient stands a caregiver walking hand-in-hand throughout the patient’s journey. Caregivers help give the patient what they need whether it be a shoulder to cry on or a ride to the doctor—the caregiver is there. The caregiver… Read More

Posted by ALCF Staff on July 28th, 2017