Raise Your Way - DIY Fundraising

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Turn Passion Into Purpose

Turn Passion Into Purpose

Turn Passion Into Purpose

American Cancer Society fundraising helps provide more than breakthrough cancer research. When you raise money, you help give patients what they need - like free rides to chemo, free places to stay near hospitals, and a free 24/7 helpline for answers and support.

Fundraise Your Way

Fundraise Your Way

Fundraise Your Way

We’re hitting cancer from all sides, so we want to give you more ways to raise money. Get started by registering and personalizing your cancer fundraiser with stories, photos, and videos.

Spread The Word

Spread The Word

Spread The Word

Invite your friends, coworkers, and family to support your DIY fundraising. Be sure to cast a wide net. You never know who might donate. You can even donate to yourself to get the ball rolling.

Raise Your Way

Here are some ideas to get those creative juices flowing. Discover inventive ways to raise money and help save lives from cancer.

GET CREATIVE

GET CREATIVE

There’s really no limit to your imagination or your fundraising opportunities. Whatever works for you, works for American Cancer Society fundraising.

DONATE YOUR DAY

DONATE YOUR DAY

Turn a day that’s special to you into a day that could help someone else by asking for donations instead of gifts. Birthday, wedding, anniversary, or any day can become a fundraising opportunity.

THROW A PARTY

THROW A PARTY

Need an excuse to celebrate? Have a themed party, dinner party, dance party, or whatever excites you. Invite some friends, have some fun, and accept donations.

RUN, WALK, RIDE

RUN, WALK, RIDE

Host or join a run, walk, bike ride, or endurance event. Already participating in an existing event? You can still raise money your way for The American Cancer Society on this site.

ALL-STAR FUNDRAISERS

These superstars are headed to the fundraising hall of fame. Get started now and see if you can join their ranks.

JOIN US

Here are a few of The American Cancer Society's upcoming events. Will you join us?

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WTA + WOMEN'S CANCER RESEARCH

Help fund cancer research that directly impacts women.

Hockey Fights Cancer and American Cancer Society logo

HOCKEY FIGHTS CANCER

Help unite the hockey community in support of cancer patients and their families.

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GROWNATION

Embrace your hair - become part of our GrowNation this November.