Prelude to
a Cure Seed Grants are making a difference

Research leads to breakthroughs

A clinical trial is the result of thousands of hours and a LOT of money spent to prove the efficacy of every new treatment modality

Lung cancer treatment shows promise. There’s regular news about new clinical trials that provide hope about breakthroughs in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of this disease. This news provides hope for patients and confirms our understanding of the disease.

Chicago, IL – ASCO 2013 Annual Meeting: – Award winners pose with Dr. W. Charles Penley before the 2013 Grants and Awards Ceremony and Reception at the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting Photo by © ASCO/Brian Powers 2013

At Prelude to a Cure, we believe.

We believe that a cure for lung cancer is attainable through the research of inspired minds and the  hard work of physicians, patients and investigators.

Inspired by the memory of those we’ve lost and the dedication of those working toward a cure, we will succeed.  


A cure isn’t inevitable. It will come as the product of  research science, innovative thinking and the generosity to fund the required work.

We believe that this place, this time and this community of dedicated people will are converging to deliver better outcomes, longer lives and hope.”

We invite you to learn more about how you can participate.

You’re part of the cure. Join us.