Giving News

Thursday, March 15, 2018
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and Canisius College announced today that Patrick P. Lee has made personal gifts to each organization totaling $4 million. Two million dollars will establish an endowed chair to support Roswell Park’s Palliative and Supportive Care program and $2 million will create a scholarship fund at Canisius College. The gifts were made in memory of Lee’s late son, Patrick “Pat” Warn Lee.
Monday, March 12, 2018
The Howard & Bess Chapman Charitable Corporation has announced a half-million dollar gift to Oneida Healthcare (OHC) and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. The gift will support a collaborative capital campaign aiming to bring comprehensive cancer care closer to home for residents of Oneida, N.Y., and the surrounding area.
Monday, January 29, 2018
The Ride For Roswell presented by West Herr Automotive Group has launched registration for its 2018 event, taking place on Saturday, June 23. Community members of all ages and cycling experience are invited to sign up to ride or volunteer at
Thursday, January 25, 2018
The Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation made a $100,000 donation – the largest donation in the Foundation’s history – to Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in support of prostate cancer research.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Fourteen promising preliminary cancer research projects at Roswell Park Cancer Institute recently received a total of $1,342,938 from the Roswell Park Alliance Foundation.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
The Buffalo Sabres today announced that the team will again take part in the NHL Hockey Fights Cancer™ program, in partnership with the Courage of Carly Fund at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, during the team’s home game on Saturday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Registration for the 2018 Empire State Ride is now open. This year’s event anticipates more than 200 individuals from across the country will embark on this fully supported, 500+ mile, seven-day bicycling event across New York State with one mission: to end cancer.
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Amy Robach of "Good Morning America" was honored Saturday evening at the 27th annual All Star Night, Roswell Park Cancer Institute’s signature black-tie gala, for the extraordinary courage she has shown in the face of her breast cancer battle.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Carly’s Club, an organization that raises funds for pediatric cancer research and family support programs at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, announced today that it has rebranded as the Courage of Carly Fund. 

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Today, 101 cyclists crossed the Niagara Falls finish line to complete the Empire State Ride (ESR), a seven-day, 546-mile adventure across New York State to end cancer. To participate, individuals from as far as California and the Virgin Islands raised more than $500,000 to support cancer research at Roswell Park Cancer Institute.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A group of retired firefighters dedicated to raising funds for cancer research visited Roswell Park Cancer Institute today to make a significant donation that will go toward lung and prostate cancer research.

Saturday, June 24, 2017

The Ride For Roswell, New York State’s largest single-day cycling fundraiser, concluded its 22nd year this weekend by raising a total of $4.6 million for cancer research and patient-care programs at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI).