Major Contributions from the Cancer Institute Auxiliary total $2,810,803!

  • $1,843,189 to support the important and life-changing programs of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute
  • $574,650o the UAMS Family Home and Cancer Institute Auxiliary Cancer Support Center (The Auxiliary is the largest non-grant monetary donor to the Family Home)
  • $200,000 for a Digital Mammogram Machine
  • $25,000 for the Myeloma Center waiting room
  • $25,000 sponsorship of the 1999 Charles William Rasco, III Endowed Symposium on Oncology
  • $22,000 to Dr. Steve Harms’ Breast Imaging Project
  • $93,429 from Miracle Stars to the Patient Support Fund
  • $10,000 to the Cancer Institute Healing Garden Leadership & Legacy Project in honor of  Drs. Westbrook, Barlogie and Suen
  • $41,485 for the Seed of Hope and Tokens
  • $6,650 for Care Caps Project

The following programs were funded with money raised by the Cancer Institute Auxiliary in 2019:

  • Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Supplement Pantry
  • Oncology Massage for Patients and Caregivers
  • Wigs for Cancer Institute Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy/Treatment
  • Knitting Supplies for Sit and Knit Group
  • Integrative Therapies for Patients and Caregivers/Yoga for Healing and Relaxation
  • Patient Support Fund
  • Envoy Ambassador Program
  • Education and Outreach for Two UAMS Programs in Northwest Arkansas