Revive is connected to the charities that make the most effort to fight the disease they represent. Each charity is carefully selected to have the best use of every dollar and the most dedication to fighting for a cure. Read on to find out more about each charity and their mission. We also feature our collection's inspiration stories about the people who are living with- and dying from- these diseases. They are our true motivation to keep fighting!
Our Leda for Breast Cancer Research Collection:
A mother and grandmother, Leda has fought and beat breast cancer twice. She underwent multiple surgeries and radiation to combat the disease. Her family was her motivation to fight, and through her battle she discovered her inner strength. Leda is our inspiration for creating this collection that will donate 10% to Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF), founded in 1993 by Evelyn H. Lauder, works to achieve prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime by providing critical funding for innovative clinical and translational research at leading medical centers worldwide, and increasing public awareness about good breast health. Since its inception, the Foundation has raised over $600 million to support research at medical institutions across the globe conducting the most advanced and promising breast cancer research that will help lead to prevention and a cure. Visit bcrf.org
to learn more.
Our Mikey for Lung Cancer Research Collection:
In honor of the life of Nikki’s grandfather, the Mikey pendant was created to raise funds for Lung Cancer Alliance. Mike was a strong-willed, no nonsense yet sensitive patriarch. His example pushes Nikki to be better, do good and keep working toward her dreams. Mike is our inspiration for creating this collection that will donate 10% to GO2 Foundation For Lung Cancer.
GO2 Foundation For Lung Cancer
GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer transforms survivorship as the world’s leading organization dedicated to saving, extending, and improving the lives of those vulnerable, at risk, and diagnosed with lung cancer. They work to change the reality of living with lung cancer by ending stigma, increasing public and private research funding, and ensuring access to care.
Our Katie for Skin Cancer Research Collection:
A wife and mother to four young children, Katie has successfully defeated Melanoma twice. With her pregnancies came changing moles, one of which indicated trouble. Learning it was Melanoma, the doctors were able to remove it surgically. However, recently she had another Melanoma removed and awaits the results, but expects a clean bill of health. Katie and her continued courage is our inspiration for creating this collection that will donate 10% to Skin Cancer Foundation.
The Skin Cancer Foundation
Since its founding in 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical profession about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, and the need for early detection and prompt, effective treatment. It is the only international organization devoted solely to combating the world's most common cancer, now occurring at epidemic levels. More than a million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States every year. The Foundation's mission is to decrease the incidence of the disease by means of public and professional education, medical training, and research. Visit skincancer.org to learn more.
Our Other Charities:
Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center
The Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center was established in 1991 to focus on the basic science of AIDS and HIV in a research environment that fosters the highest scientific creativity. ADARC is the world's largest independent research center devoted solely to HIV/AIDS Research. We are fully committed to our mission to find solutions that will ultimately end the AIDS pandemic. We have adopted a multidisciplinary approach - virology, immunology, molecular biology, and clinical medicine - to pursue a number of projects in AIDS research. In addition to basic research, ADARC also runs a Clinical Program that translates research into Clinical Trials that can affect millions of people living with HIV. Visit adarc.org
to learn more.
Alliance For Lupus Research
The Alliance for Lupus research is dedicated to finding a cure for lupus. We believe in doing one thing, and doing it well. Founded in 1999, our sole mission is to prevent, treat and cure lupus through medical research. The Alliance applies a strategic business approach to funding research. In 2000 and 2001 we asked scientists to submit proposals to identify targets for new therapies in lupus. These proposals needed to be ideas that would lead to the development of new drugs or biologic agents to treat lupus within two years. And because we want to fund the best research, wherever that may be, we accepted applications from all over the world, and from industry, as well as academia.
to learn more.
American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is the nation's oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. To improve the lives of all Americans, we provide public health education in a variety of ways. We're the nation's leader in CPR education training. We help people understand the importance of healthy lifestyle choices. We provide science-based treatment guidelines to healthcare professionals to help them provide quality care to their patients. We educate lawmakers, policymakers and the public as we advocate for changes to protect and improve the health of our communities. We have funded more than $3.8 billion in heart disease and stroke research, more than any organization outside the federal government.
to learn more.
American Liver Foundation
Founded in 1976, the American Liver Foundation (ALF) makes a measurable difference in the fight against liver disease by providing financial support for medical research, education for medical professionals, and advocacy and information for patients and their families, and by creating public awareness campaigns about liver wellness and disease prevention. Since inception the Research Awards Program has provided more than $22 million for research. We implement a wide range of educational and preventative efforts. In addition, ALF takes a leadership role in advocating on behalf of the millions of Americans living with liver disease and their families. Visit liverfoundation.org
to learn more.
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit institution that provides pediatric health care and helps our patients more than 528,000 times each year in a setting designed just for their needs. Their medical experts offer more than 350 pediatric specialty programs and services to meet the needs of our patients.
CHLA is a provider of more than $232.6 million in community benefits annually to children and families. As the first and largest pediatric hospital in Southern California, CHLA relies on the generosity of philanthropists in the community to support compassionate patient care, leading-edge education of the caregivers of tomorrow and innovative research efforts that impact children at our hospital and around the world. Visit chla.org
to learn more.
Cure Alzheimer's Fund
The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation's largest lymphoma-focused voluntary health organization devoted exclusively to funding lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date education about this type of cancer. The LRF mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by the disease. The Foundation invests millions of dollars every year to combat lymphoma and assist those whose lives have been affected by a lymphoma diagnosis. LRF is dedicated to identifying a cure through an aggressively-funded research program and to helping members of the lymphoma community by providing comprehensive, disease-specific programs and services. LRF was formed in November 2001 by the merger of the Cure for Lymphoma Foundation (CFL) and the Lymphoma Research Foundation of America (LRFA). Visit lymphoma.org to learn more.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
The National MS Society is united in our collective power to do something about MS now. Our vision is a world free of multiple sclerosis and we act with urgency to find solutions and change the world for people with MS. This means that each person with MS can live their best life with more connections to information, resources, and others with shared experiences; that accelerated research breakthroughs change lives and end MS forever; that everyone who wants to do something about multiple sclerosis can fuel progress; and that the voices of people affected by MS are heard and drive change wherever it is needed. Visit nationalmssociety.org to learn more.
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA) is the leading organization in the world fighting ovarian cancer from all fronts, including in the lab and on Capitol Hill, while supporting women and their families. As the largest non-government funder of ovarian cancer research, OCRA's ongoing investments in the most promising scientific research is funding discoveries, creating new treatments, and hastening desperately needed breakthroughs. We are the voice for the ovarian cancer community, working with legislators to ensure federal ovarian cancer research and education, patient safety, and access to high-quality care are protected on Capitol Hill. Our programs help women navigate their diagnosis and support patients and their families when and where they need it most. Visit ocrahope.org to learn more.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a nationwide network of people dedicated to working together to advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer. The charity, which is the national organization creating hope in a comprehensive way through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure, raises money for direct private funding of research and advocates for more aggressive federal research funding of medical breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer. The organization is leading the way to increase the survival rate for the disease through a bold initiative-The Vision of Progress: Double the Pancreatic Cancer Survival Rate by 2020. We will achieve this goal by intensifying our efforts to heighten awareness, raise funds for comprehensive private research and advocate for more federal research funding to advance early diagnostics and better treatments. Visit pancan.org
to learn more.
Prostate Cancer Foundation
The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world's leading philanthropic organization for funding prostate-cancer research. PCF was founded in 1993 to find better treatments and a cure for recurrent prostate cancer. Through its unique model for soliciting and selecting promising research programs and rapid deployment of resources, the PCF has funded more than 1,500 programs at nearly 200 research centers in 20 countries around the world. Its advocacy for increased government and private support of prostate cancer programs has helped build a global research enterprise of nearly $10 billion.
to learn more.
The Sarcoma Alliance procides guidance, education and support to everyone affected by sarcoma. Their programs include financial assistance, support groups, peer-to-peer support, information on sarcoma and individual guidance.