Join Our $20 Million By 2020 Campaign to Restore Full Funding for Lung Cancer Research!

2019-05-10T13:51:07+00:00May 9th, 2019|Hot Topics|

TAKE ACTION! Through consistent advocacy efforts, GO2­ Foundation (formerly Lung Cancer Alliance) established the Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP) within the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, administered by the Department of Defense with federal appropriations of $20 million in Fiscal Year (FY) 2009. LCRP has been underfunded the past 10 years, below its original $20 million dollars level. Congress must restore the funding level back to $20 million this year. Since FY09 and through FY18, the program has been funded [...]

Additional $14 Million Secured For Federally-Funded Lung Cancer Research

2018-03-26T19:51:48+00:00March 26th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

Monday, March 26, 2018 — Today, Lung Cancer Alliance is pleased to acknowledge last week’s passage of the Omnibus FY18 Appropriations Bill by Congress. After months of operating under a continuing resolution, The President signed the $1.3 trillion dollar bill that includes increases to federal cancer and health programs highlighted by an additional $14 million for the Lung Cancer Research Program within the FY18 Department of Defense (DOD) Appropriations Bill under the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP).  Also, the [...]