An Independent Community Resource for Cancer Patients

Local assistance where it's needed most

In 2023 North Bay Cancer Alliance provided $86,000 to more than 420 local, low-income cancer patients.

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You can help

Help cancer patients in our community meet basic financial needs, like getting to oncology appointments which are far from home.

You can fund existing programs or take advantage of our self-directed philanthropy.

Patients & Families

NBCA serves all local cancer patients with cancer information, patient resources, financial assistance and important data, statistics and research. We focus on ensuring those patients who fall through the cracks — low income people with cancer and their family, friends and caregivers — are able to get the treatment they need to move through the cancer journey.


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Improve Cancer Care in California

Cancer Care Is Different is a coalition working to improve cancer care in California, particularly for underserved communities. NBCA is a member of the Cancer Care coalition.

The STRENGTH Blanket Project

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NBCA and Mind in Motion have joined forces to present The STRENGTH Blanket Project. The project was conceived by Mind In Motion founder and motivational speaker Leigh Weinraub. The idea: wrap cancer patients in blankets of strength.

What NBCA Supported Program Participants Say