Garden of Hope

At Discovery Ball 2019, we will feature a Garden of Hope where guests can honor a cancer survivor, someone who is fighting cancer, or a lost loved one.


Your donation of $1,000 supports of the Society’s vision for a future in which cancer no longer threatens those we love. We invite you to add to our Garden of Hope by submitting the following by March 29, 2019:

  • Photo of your loved one

  • Name of your loved one

  • Two sentences describing your loved one or

         their cancer journey

  • Cancer type [optional]

  • Important dates [optional]

    • Date and/or age of diagnosis

    • Date of remission

    • Date of birth – Date of death



If you are ready to complete the commitment form for the Garden of Hope, please click here.

To complete a payment by credit card for the Garden of Hope, please click here.


Please contact the Discovery Ball Office at 312-279-7213 for more information or to contribute to the Garden of Hope.


Discovery Ball Office

American Cancer Society, Inc.
225 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1200
Chicago, IL  60601
Tel: 312-279-7213

Event Contacts

Britt Johnson
Tel: 312-279-7214
Fax: 312-279-7225

Meghan Gauen
Tel: 312-279-7365
Fax: 312-279-7225