World-renowned cancer research and treatment center City of Hope Orange County has received a $50 million gift from Lennar Foundation, the charitable arm of homebuilder Lennar Corporation. This transformational gift of hope is the largest single philanthropic contribution to City of Hope Orange County. It will expedite the health care organization’s bold plans to invest $1 billion to develop and operate a comprehensive cancer campus in Irvine, California, and establish an Orange County network of advanced cancer care and research that will speed groundbreaking treatments directly to a community with growing needs.
A World-Class Cancer Campus Of The Future
Lennar Foundation Cancer Center at City of Hope Orange County will bring to the region an array of distinguishing services, including:
- An unprecedented number and variety of clinical trials that make 21st century treatments available to cancer patients soon after they are developed
- A range of treatment options — from chemotherapy to immunotherapy and more — for combatting even the most aggressive cancers
- New ways for preventing and treating cancer in its early stages, including highly targeted genomics and precision medicine breakthroughs
- Nationally recognized supportive care programs rooted in more than a century of compassionate caregiving to help patients and their families overcome the psychosocial issues that can accompany a serious illness
Construction is already underway on Lennar Foundation Cancer Center, slated to open in 2022.
A Gift Of Hope For Generations Of Patients And Families
Thanks to a $50 million gift from Lennar Foundation, patients in the Orange County community will be able to get groundbreaking treatment and world-class care locally. This transformative gift will help us conduct lifesaving research and offer the latest therapies to patients in the area. It’s a partnership that will help power innovation and offer hope to patients, families, friends and our entire community.
A Vision for Orange County
The mission of City of Hope is unfolding in Orange County. Watch the video to learn more!