Programs Supported by the ASH Foundation
The ASH Foundation supports a broad spectrum of programs through the various funds listed below. Help move hematology forward by donating to one of our main support areas. Gifts to the ASH Foundation help our Society expand and enhance innovative programs to do more for hematology worldwide.
Because of strong institutional support from ASH, 100 percent of all charitable donations to the ASH Foundation directly benefit programs sponsored by ASH and are tax-deductible as allowed by law.
- ASH Greatest Needs Fund
Donations to the ASH Greatest Needs Fund are spent on innovative programming where private gifts help the Society do more to enhance, expand, or strengthen critical priorities facing the hematology community.
- ASH Research Restart Award
Your donation to the ASH Research Restart Award Fund will provide seed funding to reduce the impact that the global COVID-19 pandemic response has had on the progression of research and careers for early career investigators in hematology. The ASH Research Restart Award program provides resources to support resumption of paused research and career stability in an uncertain environment.
- ASH COVID-19 Fund
Donations to the ASH COVID-19 Fund will support ASH projects addressing the COVID pandemic. These include the ASH Research Collaborative’s COVID-19 Registry for Hematology, currently capturing data on people who test positive for COVID-19 and have been or are currently being treated for benign and malignant hematologic disorders.
- ASH Sickle Cell Disease Initiative Fund
Your donation to the ASH Sickle Cell Disease Initiative Fund will make a real difference in improving care, early diagnosis, and treatment for all those affected by sickle cell disease.
- ASH Research Awards Fund
Your donation to the ASH Research Awards Fund will aid hematology researchers as they seek cures for blood diseases as well as new targeted therapies to improve patient outcomes.
- ASH Quality Care and Education Fund
Your donation to the ASH Quality Care and Education Fund will support the Society’s efforts to improve the quality of hematologic patient care.
- ASH Career Development and Training Fund
Your donation to the ASH Career Development and Training Fund will help the Society recruit exceptional trainees to hematology, keep them engaged in the field, and support their continued success.
- ASH Clinical Research Training Institute Fund
Your donation to the ASH Clinical Research Training Institute Fund will help trainees access the resources necessary to develop successful careers in clinical hematology research.
- ASH Global Programs Fund
Your donation to the ASH Global Programs Fund will help connect hematologists, trainees, and researchers all over the world. By fostering international collaborations, your gift will help build hematology capacity in developing countries, ultimately improving hematologic patient care.
- ASH Minority Recruitment Initiative Fund
Your donation to the ASH Minority Recruitment Initiative Fund will support the Society’s efforts to recruit minority trainees to the field of hematology and sustain their contributions to the profession, thereby improving outcomes for all patients including those of diverse socio-economic backgrounds.