An NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

Here's how it works

Innovation

Innovation

A researcher has a breakthrough idea for a cancer or diabetes treatment.
Proof of concept

Proof of Concept

Proof of concept work is required before private foundations or government grant funding can be secured to turn research into a treatment.
Donor Support

Donor Support

Dollars from a generous City of Hope donor supports this proof of concept work.
Grants

Grants

As the work is completed, grants are earned from the government and private foundations.
New Treatments and New Cures

New Treatments and New Cures

Innovative research is turned into therapies in one of three good manufacturing practice facilities on the City of Hope campus.
Lives Are Saved

Lives Are Saved

Therapies result in a cure! Lives are saved.

Donor Bill of Rights

Learn more about how we value your trust in our Donor Bill of Rights.