Become a Citizen of Hope and Help Save Lives
Join City of Hope's bone marrow donor registry – it's fast, easy and completely painless. Just stop by City of Hope's tent between The Grove and the 14th tee for a quick swab of the inside of your cheek. Then create a Citizen of Hope badge with your personal message of hope and inspiration. You can also test your skills at the Birdies for Hope Putting Challenge for a chance to win prizes and an opportunity to meet City of Hope's golf ambassador, LPGA and World Golf Hall of Famer, Amy Alcott!
Leading Center for Research and Treatment
City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as a comprehensive cancer center, the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope is also a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, with research and treatment protocols that advance care throughout the nation. It is ranked as one of "America's Best Hospitals" in cancer by U.S. News & World Report.
Since its inception 100 years ago, City of Hope has helped patients and their families manage and conquer challenging diseases through compassionate patient care and groundbreaking research. This research makes a difference – numerous breakthrough cancer drugs, including Herceptin, Rituxan and Avastin, are based on technology developed by City of Hope. Millions of people with diabetes worldwide benefit from synthetic human insulin developed through research conducted at City of Hope.
Compassion drives City of Hope's innovation. Every discovery and every new treatment gives patients everywhere the chance to live longer, better and more fully.