Why We Need Your Help

Fred Hutch has been home to three Nobel Laureates, a MacArthur Fellow, members of the National Academies of Sciences and of Medicine and many other award winners. These distinguished scientists, along with all of our researchers and staff, bring passion and urgency to our work of discovering new ways to detect cancers; developing better treatments with fewer side effects; and learning how to prevent and cure cancer.

We can look back to the visionary work of Dr. E. Donnall Thomas in pioneering bone marrow transplants for leukemia, for which he received a Nobel Prize. And we can look ahead to advances in immunotherapy, genetics and even global oncology to unlock the secrets of curing cancer. It’s a record of stunning progress against cancer.

And yet, cancer still touches too many lives, and we still lose too many people we love to this cruel and complex disease. This is why we need your support.

Fred Hutch, with five scientific divisions, four decades of leading-edge research, more than 200 scientific faculty and over 3,000 total staff, is devoted to one goal: curing cancer faster. You can advance this goal in the years to come with a gift in your will or trust or by naming us as a beneficiary on a financial or investment account.

Here’s how you can benefit: