Help Develop New Cures Through Cancer Research Fundraising 

Cancer is a daunting diagnosis, but your efforts to raise money for cancer research funds hope for the future.

Quick & Easy
Our industry-leading tools make it simple to create a cancer research fundraiser in just clicks
Customized Campaigns
Tailor your fundraising page exactly to your liking, with a compelling story, photos, videos and updates
Fight Cancer & Help Find a Cure
Through compassionate crowdfunding, cancer patients will reap the benefits of your kindness

Use Your Ambition to Help Save Lives

Cancer is a devastating illness. According to, 585,720 people died from cancer in 2014. Help prolong the lives of those living with cancer. YouCaring provides you with the tools necessary to easily start a cancer research fundraiser and help fight one of the leading causes of death worldwide.


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We’re the leader in free online fundraising. We focus on compassionate crowdfunding, providing free fundraising and support for humanitarian causes.

  • $1 Billion raised
  • 250,000 fundraisers
  • 8 Million supporters
  • $0 YouCaring fees

The Potential for New Cures is Possible with the Help of Cancer Research Fundraising

Cancer Research Fundraising - Tip 1

Spread Hope

Most types of cancer can be fatal. Receiving the diagnosis can be disorienting, like someone pulled the rug from under your feet. But you can help reestablish the supportive foundation for cancer patients by spreading hope for the future.

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Use Your Networks

Tap into a the infinite resources of the Internet to create buzz for your fundraiser by capitalizing on your own social media network as well as the networks of those you are close to. YouCaring’s easy sharing tools make spreading your cancer research campaign as easy as a click of a button.

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It Won't Break the Bank

The cost of funding medical research is steep, but YouCaring’s focus on compassionate crowdfunding allows us to provide our fundraiser platform for free. All of the money you raise will go directly toward cancer research to help discover new, innovative and curative treatments. 


Cancer Research Fundraiser - Testimonial 1 - Friends and Family of Maily Nguyen
There are so many groups and individuals that we continue to be grateful for and who are supporting Maily and our family in a number of ways. We are blessed to have so many wonderful people in our lives and to know that many strangers also share in our care and concern for Maily.
Friends and Family of Maily Nguyen
Cancer Research Fundraiser - Testimonial 2 - Alyssa, Joey and Baby Schmieder
Let's stay the course -- keep the prayers, positive thoughts and encouragement going! It's working. Joey and Alyssa appreciate all of the love and support they continue receive from everyone and thank you all from the very bottoms of their hearts.
Alyssa, Joey and Baby Schmieder
Cancer Research Fundraiser - Testimonial 3 - Pat Placzek and family
The support and generosity shown by everyone has truly astounded all of us, especially Pat. We even had a record-breaking donation of $15,000 over the weekend!
Pat Placzek and family

What Makes YouCaring the Best Place for Cancer Research Fundraising?

YouCaring’s goal is to help more people raise money through 100% free online fundraising, meaning more money finds its way to more people than any other crowdfunding platform. YouCaring provides templates, simple tools and great ideas, while maximizing the power of social networks to amplify your reach and help make your cancer research fundraiser a true success story.

  • 100% FREE online fundraising—all the money raised goes straight to your account
  • Unlike other fundraising sites, YouCaring has no deadlines, goal requirements or penalties
  • It’s completely safe
  • Vibrant, creative page template makes it quick and easy to tell your unique story
  • Your crowdfunding campaign is optimized for mobile, so from a cell phone, your page remains super attractive
  • With intuitive tools, it’s simple to broadcast your campaign and boost donations for your fundraiser