University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Support Our Work

Financial Support

Contributions to the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center can be earmarked to several of the Cancer Resource Center's important programs.

Donate online:

Click the button to be directed to our online giving form

Thank you for supporting the important work of the Cancer Resource Center.

Donate by mail:

Print and complete our donor-response form and mail it to:
UCSF Foundation
Cancer Resource Center
P.O. Box 45339
San Francisco, CA 94145-0339

Volunteer Support

As a volunteer you will have the opportunity to help patients connect with the supportive care services they need, as well as to learn within the environment of a major cancer center. The program provides individual on-the-job training and offers group trainings during the year.

  • Answer inquiries about our supportive care programs and services
  • Direct patients to our patient educational materials
  • Update our databases of cancer resources and support groups
  • Work on special projects with Cancer Resource Center staff
  • Assist in our library
  • Provide administrative and programming support
  • Bring lunch to patients undergoing chemotherapy

Requirements for volunteering are:

  • a solid commitment of one shift a week for a minimum of six months
  • attend the general UCSF Volunteer Services orientation
  • strong communication skills and a desire to engage with others
  • a desire to help
  • a desire to learn

In order to better gauge your interests and availability, we request that you complete our volunteer interest form and mail or email it to:

Paul Asfour, Volunteer Program Manager
UCSF Cancer Resource Center
1600 Divisadero St., Room B-101
San Francisco, CA 94115

You will be contacted after your form is received. Please contact Paul with any volunteering questions at 415-885-3785 or