Our generous donors help advance cancer care for patients everywhere. Thank you.

2021 Individual Donors

Jack Aiello
Kathy S. Albain, MD
Omar Aljitawi, MD
Leonard Appleman
Patricia Arlauskas
Marie Bakitas, DNSc, CRNP
Rick Bangs, MBA
William Barlow, PhD
Charles D. Blanke, MD
Miles Brown
Bekee Bundy
Allison Caban-Holt, PhD
Debra A. Cairns
Gordon Caldwell
Hav Campbell
Mary-Ellen Campbell
Kimberly Carnahan
Melinda Castillo
Mariana Chavez Mac Gregor MD, MSC
Helen Chew, MD
Debra Christie, MBA
Robert Corso
Aaron & Deni Cox
Alan Cox
Morgan Cox
Katherine Crew, MD
Diana Crosby
John J. Crowley, PhD
The Dancing Skies Foundation
Roberta Daniels
Dansville Schools
Scott Delacroix, MD
Kaitie Derby
Frank DeSanto
Hildy Dillon, MPH
Ayako Doi
Eric & Valerie Egger
Anthony D. Elias, MD
Bill Ellis
Lee Ellis, MD
Paul Erickson
Dan and Mary Beth Ferrara
Daniella Fiorio
Sara Flynn
Tyler Fraser
David Gandara, MD
David Gibson
Keri Gleason
Godwin Family Charitable Giving Fund
Julie R. Gralow, MD
Mindy Green
John & Lisa Gross
Kenneth Grossmann MD, PhD
Linda Hacinliyan
Susan Halabi
Norah L. Henry
Larry Herberholt
Dawn L. Hershman, MD
Paul J. Hesketh, MD
Austin Hillsamer
Sandi Hita
Antje Hoering, PhD
Johanna Horn
David, Anna Maria and Mara Horowitz
Lisa and Rick Hunter
Pam Jacobs
Amy Johnson
Judy Johnson
Lee Jones
Reginal Josey
Tina Joshua
Lisa Kachnic, MD
Karen Kelly, MD
Hagen Kennecke, MD
Danibel Khoshabeh
Laura Klebs, BSN, RN
Debbie and Greg Knobbe
Jason Knobbe
Howard Krongard
Razelle Kurzrock, MD
Philip Lammers, MD
Primo Lara Jr., MD

Cara Laubach
Michael LeBlanc, PhD
Allyson Leisse
Emily Lerman
H. Barry Levine
Shirley Livingston
John and Sharon Locandro
Dr. Gary Lyman and Dr. Nicole Kuderer
Joshua Mammen, MD, PhD
Isadora Manion
Benjamin T. Marchello, MD
Kim Margolin, MD
Judith Massey
Kristen McKeever
Frank L. Meyskens Jr., MD
Joanne Monthey
Halle Moore, MD
Marian Neuhouser, PhD, RD
Craig R. Nichols, MD
Ellie Nowels
Tracy Obey
Susan O'Brien, MD
Patricia O’Kane
Jan O'Neal
Robert Orlowski, MD, PhD
Raymond Osarogiagbon, MD
Sumanta Pal, MD
Helen Parrish
Yogesh Patel
Lynn Patinkin
Pattonville NEA
Charles and Theresa Pearson
Dan and Michelle Phillips
Renee Porter, RN
Kevin Potter
Natalie, Julie, Jeff & Lexi Pugh
Chris Pustulka
David I. Quinn, MD, PhD
James Rae, PhD
Scott Ramsey, MD, PhD
Cathy Rankin, MS
Darla Reed
Chuck Reynolds
Roberta Ritcheske
Diane Ross
Constance Ruby, MD
James Runge
Fay Salwen
Veena Shankaran, MD
Priyanka Sharma, MD
Anthony F. Shields, MD, PhD
Jamalene Snyder
Linda Sorenson
Dana B. Sparks, MAT
Roger and Deborah Spiezio
Norbert Strauss
Gloria Sylvie
Banu Symington, MD
Cathy M. Tangen, DRPH
Ian Thompson, MD
Debasish Tripathy, MD
Karen Trzcinski
Hin Tse
Charlotte Tsinnijinnie, BS
Joseph Unger, PhD
Albert Uribe
Catherine Van Poznak, MD
Edie Van Putten
James L and Susan K Wade Family Fund
Stephen and Debbie Walters
Jean Webb
James K. Weick, MD
Meghan Weigle
Kelly Weinberger
Michael Willard
Daniel Willenson
Stephen K. Williamson, MD
Lucas Wong, MD
Siu-Fun Wong, PharmD
Dr. Mark Zalupski
Jason Zell, DO

The Hope Foundation recognizes the following individuals and families honored by our donors:

Dolores Adler
Dr. Ekhaguosa Aisien

Great surgeon, father-figure, gentleman, inspiration. Long may his legacy live. - Raymond Osarogiagbon, MD
Hasnain Ashaq

For one of the strongest and greatest guys I know, Hasnain Ashaq. – Austin Hillsamer
Laurence Baker, DO

In appreciation of learning and laughing over the past 30 years. – Mark Zalupski, MD

Rick Bangs
Tisha B’av
Ken Beebe
Annette Betley
Patricia Bingham
Charles Blanke, MD
Charles Blue
Jim Brockman

In honor of my lovely cousin, Brynelle. Merry Christmas.
Christopher Corless and Family

Thanks for your support of cancer research. – Craig R. Nichols, MD
Clinical trial participants
James A. Cottle

Dad, we made a gift in your honor to The Hope Foundation because it open doors to clinical trials for veterans battling cancer. -Susan, Greg & KKJ
Dale Crockett
Vincent Dellay
Kaitie Derby
Don Dizon
Maria Garcia
Jeff Glenn
Bill Goodness

For all who fight the good fight. – Dan and Michelle Phillips
Melanie Green
Kim and Eric Halingstad
Taylor Hayes

Happy Birthday, Taylor! You inspire everyone you meet to be better! – Aaron Grandon
Elienna Hita
Bich Huynhp
Linda Kidder
Julie and Matt Kincaid

This gift is in your honor to help cancer research during a tough year related to COVID-19 infection. I hope 2021 will bring peace and happiness to all! - Omar Aljitawi, MD
Joel Kneitz
Leah Levy
Alona Levy Gabay
Tameka Lewis
Ben Marchello, MD

A dedicated physician committed to excellence in oncology research and advances in treatment. -Roberta Ritcheske

For those who supported #Mariastrong by purchasing a t shirt >> Thank you

Karina Metzler
Wanda and Brad Morrow
Ramtin Neydawood
Asa and Sibyl Nichols
Marybeth O'Neil
"To my sister who is resilient and strong as she fights this second diagnosis of breast cancer. You've got this, girl!"-Cathy Tangen
Colleen Pagnozzi
John Parks

In honor of my long time true and devoted friend. – Beverly Buckner-Baker
Patients & families who participated in SWOG 1500
Sid Pinkus
Grandma and Grandpa Proctor

Each day we have had together is a reason to celebrate.

With lots of love and remembrance…Merry Christmas, Grandpa! – Jennifer Proctor
Todd, Bev, Dan, & Chris Ravetto

Happy 25th Anniversary!
Will Schutz
The Seagraves Family

Thank you for allowing me to be a part of your home buying experience. -Jamalene Snyder
Brett Sheppard, MD
Annie Short
Brian Strickler
Charlene Stuart

A clinical trial subject, a 16-year survivor of AML, and my wife of 25 years. – Robert Stuart
SWOG Lymphoma and Patient Advocate Colleagues

My SWOG Lymphoma and Patient Advocate Colleagues. -Hildy Dillon, MPH
Cathy Tartaglia
Ray Tubbs
Nitin and Ulka Vaishampayan

For their dedication to cancer research and the lives they have improved/saved. – William and Lois Yeats
Manuel Valdivieso
Huyen Van Tran
Nick Vogelzang, GU Vice Chair

Who is stepping down at the Fall meeting. Nick has been incredibly supportive from the moment I met him at the Oct 2009 Plenary session and he escorted me to meet my GU colleagues. - Rick Bangs, MBA
James Wallenhorst

Love you, Uncle Jim – Bryan Homyak
David and Katherine Watts & Family
Martha Welch

To help those who have lost the battle and to those who are fighting this horrible disease. They have exuded strength and courage. May this small gesture help find an end to the disease. – Diane Hill
Helena Youssef

The Hope Foundation recognizes the following individuals memorialized by our donors:

Kathryn Abenavoli
Louis Ackerman
James Albain, Elizabeth Albain, and all my patients

In memory of my dear father James Albain, in honor of my mother Elizabeth Albain, and in honor all my patients who bravely fight cancer daily - with hope and faith. -Kathy S. Albain, MD
Julie Albright

I will miss you always. - Judith Massey
Charles Amsler

In memory of my dad. – Judy Johnson
Joe Antanavage
Jean Baker

Our prayers are with you and your family as you grieve. Love, Kim and Terry
Debra Batey

Clint & Codi – Although your mom will be deeply missed by everyone, her memory will always remain with everyone who knew her. She was a wonderful, funny and unforgettable person.
Ida Beck
Silas Blackmon, Sr.
Peggy Boshers

May cancer one day never devastate another family.
Josephine Brandle
Danny Bruce
Mary Phillips Burt
Patrick Caranfa

Live to your fullest! – Jung Caranfa
Garry Carnahan
Olive Carrick

She was a loving individual who touched the lives of many. – Favi Bogen
Kavita Chakawala
Paul Chauveau
Mildred Choate

In memory of a life well lived. – Keith Elder
Judy Clark
Christopher Coffey
Rodney Coleclough
Charles A. Coltman, Jr.

You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May your memories bring you comfort. – Denise Bornhausen
John Cook
Robert B. Cooper
Virginia M. Cordle
William Diamond

In memory of a man who meant so much to family.
Dan Diridoni
Hannah Ellis
Arthur/Debbie Emmons/Sannes
Merih O. Erhan
Dorothy Feiveson
Joyce M. Fisher
Edgar Fleharty

In honor of our cool Uncle Ed. We will always remember you and will miss your sense of humor. Love always, Denise and family.
Elma G. Flores
Jerilyn Franks

In loving memory of Jeri, with love from Clint & Christy Parrish
Natalie Friedberg
Raymond Gandara
Lee Ann Gaidlauskas
Margaret Gergis
Samuel Giambruno
John M. Graham
Deidre Gray
Juanita Marian Hammond Stone
Irma Hammang
Douglas Dee Harrison

Thank you sweet man for being my warrior, I feel you with me each and every day. – Dolores Harrison
Susan Krehbiel Hartman

May this be a gift that helps to touch the lives of others in the future, just as Susan positively touched the lives of others in her lifetime. – Jim & Sue
James (Jimmy) F. Hartwell
Judy Hawes

In loving memory of a wonderful woman. She is greatly missed by her family and friends. Happy Mother’s Day.
Shirley Henson
Melvin Herb

RIP V of Spades – Carl Carman
Arthur G. Horowitz
Edith Hortobagyi
Ruth P. Jacobs - Queen City Hospice
Larry Johnson
Jacqueline Jones
Ingee Kang
Patricia & Costas Kastritsis

In loving memory – William Thomson
Gloria Klein
Laila Lindquist
Robert B. Livingston

Dr. Livingston was honest, realistic, reassuring and very kind with me during my treatment. On top of all that, he was so very knowledgeable and knew when to pull some trick out of his sleeve. He was instrumental in turning not only my outcome around, but also my sister’s and brother’s outcomes. It’s so sad for his family to lose him so soon. He’s certainly a hero in my family. – Lisa Leptich

In loving memory of our good friend and wonderful physician who made the world a better place for so many people. – Kay Albrecht
Tan Ping Liu
Samuel Lori-Skinn

To the memory of my father in-law, Samuel Lori-Skinn, who died of prostate cancer before I had the pleasure of meeting him. -Ray Osarogiagbon
Beatrice Lyman
Rev Craig Lyman
Leonard Lyman
Alex Malecki

In memory of a beloved grandfather who courageously battled cancer twice. In life, Alex was always known as a “fixer,” and we hope this contribution in his memory will go toward finding a solution for other patients in need of a cure.
Janis Maley
Jodi Margolin
Kinsley Markle

Maria Isidra Martinez Moreno
Sue McCarroll

In memory of Sue McCarroll – Love, The Goosmann Family

Doug, Sherry, Baylee, Britney, Chadd, Jeana, Collin, Caroline, Nikki, Neelee, and Parker
James McCubbin

With heartfelt sympathy – Bruno and Co.
Lou Iris McMahan

I would give the world just to have one more day with you. Mom, I miss you so much. – Stacy Hutton
Mary Ann Mercurio
Amanda Meyer

Keeping Amanda’s family in prayer. – Cheryl Turner

Eva James, In loving memory of your sister, from your co-workers at Citizens
Debee Miller
Eve Neulander
Earl E. and Phyllis G. Nichols
Noboru Oishi
Bessie Overshown
Christie Ann Overy
Vern Pachla
Charles Edward Pearson

Rest in Peace with our Lord, Jesus Christ. – Jeanne Self
Ingrid Ria (Olbert) Pennardt

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. – CHA Emergency Department
Judy Perry Phipps
James Powell
Britta Putjenter
Elinor Ramsey
Harry Randall
Gladys Reinking
Hal Rhodes
Silvia Rhodes
Bob Rice
James Ritz

My husband had success for many years with clinical trials. – Julianne Ritz
Lynda Rizzuto
Kirk Robinson
Ronald Rossen
Anthony Rossi

I personally am doing this for my grandfather, but this money was raised during a service project where various people played volleyball in honor/memory of friends and family whose lives were touched by cancer. – Nicole Rossi
James Ryan, MD
Eric Sanchez

In memory of a truly wonderful guy. – Robert Baker
Jan Schmidt
Vincent Schott
Connie L. Schwerin
Lena Ruth Scott
Marvin Scott
Sandy Segal
Phyllis Seresky
Mike Sikes

A great father and friend.
Vernell Ellen Walsh Sinclair
Dottie (Wright) Smith

Sympathy and prayers – Pam & Danny Dunford
Gerald Charles Snyder
Jack Solomon
Sally M. Soulé

In loving memory of our good friend and neighbor. – Richard F. and Barbel Salant

Theta sisters are for life and hereafter. Loyally in Theta, Pam Burke Stewart

She inspired us all. – Anonymous
Frankie Bartels Stewart
Dr. Roslyn Stone
Linda Stowell
John Sultini
Richard Sutton
Daniel F. Tefoe
Sandra Thibault
Brandy King Tompkins
Carole Thompson
Cary Thorpe
Pamela Tierney

For her bravery, I donate in memory of Pamela; for others who have endured or are enduring, I dedicate this to them. – Enesta Jones
Charles S. Trzcinski
Vainutis Vaitkevicius, MD
Sister Francilene Van de Vyer

I love you!
Eddie Van Putten
Gizelle Vernon
Veronica Villegas Martinez
Anita Agnes Virnig
Keith Chesley Welch, Sr.
Thomas Werner
Gary West
Robert Willard
Bryce Wisdom
Kevin Wollaston
Larry Carrol Craig Wood
Judi Yocham

In loving memory of a wonderful mother. – Gary Martin

In memory of a beautiful lady – our thoughts and prayers are with you. – Anonymous

We will never forget you, Judi! – From your friends on the Trailblazer Committee – Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Steven Zent
Nick Vogelzang