Across Oregon and Southwest Washington, the American Cancer Society provided the following in 2018 thanks to the incredible support of our partners locally and nationwide:


3,437               Individual patients/caregivers supported
2,674               Free rides to treatment
1,579                Free nights of lodging to cancer patients and their caregivers
1,059               Patients supported by full time American Cancer Society Patient Navigators
2,194               Individuals served at Cancer Resource Centers and Gift Closets across the state


CURRENT RESEARCH GRANTS

                             Oregon Health and Science University, Portland
$1,913,300         Susan Flocke, PhD

$1,854,250        Lyle Fagnan, MD
$792,000          Anupriya Agarwal, PhD

$792,000          Amanda W. Lund, PhD

$792,000          Mara H. Sherman, PhD

$792,000          Dexing Zeng, PhD

$791,000           Monika Davare, PhD

$729,000          Rajan, Kulkarni, MD, PhD

$729,000          Shannon Nugent, PhD
$437,000          Elie Traer, MD, PhD

                             University of Oregon, Eugene
$163,500           Mary K. Hamilton, PhD

                             Portland Veterans Administration Medical Center
$784,000         Christopher G. Slatore, MD

$10,569,750       Oregon: 12 grants

$410,389,260    Nationwide: 720 grants 

CONTACT 

Portland Hope Gala Office

American Cancer Society, Inc.

0330 SW Curry St. 

Portland, OR 97239 

Tel: 503-795-3915

Event Contact

Julie Russell 
julie.russell@cancer.org

Tel: 503-795-3964

Fax: 503-228-1061

Media Contact

Gretchen Groves

Gretchen.Groves@cancer.org

Tel: 503-795-3972

Fax: 503-228-1061