Who We Serve

How We Inspire Hope

We are proud to support organizations that align within our mission, focusing on two key initiatives: Cancer Research and Patient Advocacy. 

The Kelly Cares Foundation has donated over $4 million to support causes locally, nationally and globally. Some organizations that have received contributions from the Foundation include the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, The Paqui and Brian Kelly Comprehensive Breast Center, The University of Notre Dame, Breezy Point Disaster Relief Fund, Andean Health Global, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Beacon Children's Hospital, Boys & Girls Club, and the YMCA.

 
Who We Serve

Hope Through Giving

Total amount donated as of December 1, 2017

Who We Serve

  • A
    • Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL
    • American Cancer Society Coaches vs. Cancer
    • American Cancer Society Relay for Life
    • American Heart Association
    • Andean Health & Development, Madison, WI
    • Ara Parseghian Medical Research Fund, Notre Dame, IN
  • B
    • Barrett Cancer Center, University of Cincinnati, OH
    • BCASC Foundation, Battle Creek, MI
    • Boys and Girls Club of America of St Joseph County, IN
    • Boys and Girls Club of Goshen, IN
    • Boys and Girls Club of St Joseph County, IN
    • Boys Scouts of America, Grand Rapids, MI
    • Breast Cancer Research Foundation, New York City, NY
    • Breezy Point Disaster Relief Fund, New York City, NY
    • Busy Hands of Michiana, IN
  • C
    • Camp Kesem, Notre Dame, IN
    • Camp Kesem
    • Center for History, South Bend, IN
    • Center for the Homeless, South Bend, IN
    • Child and Parent Services, Elkhart, IN
    • Christ the King Catholic School, South Bend, IN
    • City on the Rise, South Bend, In
    • Clay Fire Cares, South Bend, IN
    • Cullen Finnerty Memorial Trust Fund, Grand Rapids, MI
    • Culver Education Foundation, Culver, IN
  • D
    • Declan Drumm Memorial Fund
    • Declan Drumm Sullivan Memorial Fund, Chicago, IL
  • F
    • Food Bank of Northern Indiana
    • Foundation Fighting Blindness, Columbia, MD
    • Friar's Club, New York City, NY
  • G
    • Girls on the Run of Michiana
    • Grand Valley State University Hosford Family Scholarship Fund
    • Grand Valley State University Kelly Family Sports Center
    • Grand Valley State University Student Advancement Foundation
    • Green Bridge Growers, South Bend, IN
    • Gridiron Heroes, Schertz, TX
  • H
    • Hannah and Friends Neighborhood, Granger, IN
    • Hannah Storm Foundation, Riverside, CT
    • Hannah's House, South Bend, IN
    • Harper Cancer Research Institute, Notre Dame, IN
    • HealthWorks Kids Museum, South Bend, IN
    • Helen DeVos Children's Hospital , Grand Rapids, Mi
    • Holy Cross Mission Center, Notre Dame, IN
    • HOPE Initiative
    • Humane Society of Elkhart County, Elkhart, In
    • Humane Society of St. Joseph County, IN
  • I
    • Indiana State Police, Cops For Kids Program
    • Indiana Women in Need Foundation, Indianapolis, IN
    • Irish America Magazine, New York, NY
  • J
    • Jason Kinzler Family First Foundation, Grand Rapids, MI
    • JBJ Soul Kitchen, Red Bank, NJ
    • Junior League of South Bend, South Bend, IN
  • L
    • Liberty House, Inc., Ma
    • Lisa Herrera Scholarship Fund, Kalamazoo, Mi
    • Logan Center, South Bend, IN
    • Lost Dunes Holiday Employee Fund, Bridgman, MI
    • Lou Holtz Foundation, Orlando, FL
    • Lou's Lads Foundation, Notre Dame, IN
  • M
    • Mad Anthony Children's Hope House, Elkhart, In
    • Make-A-Wish Foundation
    • Marian High School, Mishawaka, IN
    • Matt James Foundation, Arlington Heights, IL
    • Maxwell David & Lisa M. Herrera Memorial Golf Outing, Kalamazoo, MI
    • Memorial Children's Hospital, South Bend, IN
    • Memorial Health Foundation, South Bend, IN
    • Michiana Go Red For Women, American Heart Association, So
    • Michiana Women's Show, South Bend, IN
    • Mike McCoy Ministries
    • Mirko Jurkovic Memorial Fund, South Bend, IN
  • N
    • National Kidney Foundation of Indiana
    • New York Fire Department, New York City, NY
    • New York Yankees Foundation, Bronx, NY
    • Notre Dame Club of Alabama
    • Notre Dame Club of Miami
    • Notre Dame Club of New York
  • O
    • One Good Deed Michiana, South Bend, IN
  • P
    • Pack-A-Backpack, South Bend, IN
    • Park City Ute Football Conference, Park City, UT
    • Pink Ribbon Fund, Hattiesburg, MS
    • Police Relief Foundation, Newmarket, NH
    • Positively Warren Golf Classic, Grand Rapids, MI
    • Potowatomi Zoo Society, South Bend, In
    • Project Medishare, Haiti
  • R
    • READ Muskegon, MI
    • Reds Community Fund, Cincinnati, OH
    • RiverBend Cancer Services, South Bend, IN
    • Ronald McDonald House Charities, South Bend, IN
  • S
    • SOLO, South Bend, IN
    • South Bend Education Foundation, South Bend, IN
    • Special Olympics USA Games 2014, NJ
    • St. Andrews Catholic Church, Milford, OH
    • St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School, Greenville, SC
    • St. Charles-Borromeo Catholic Church, Cincinnati, OH
    • St. John's Preparatory School, Danvers, MA
    • St. Joseph Catholic School, Jersey City, NJ
    • St. Joseph County CEO, South Bend, IN
    • St. Joseph County Police, South Bend, IN
    • St. Joseph Elementary School, Battle Creek, MI
    • St. Joseph Health System, Mishawaka, IN
    • St. Joseph Health System's Secret Sisters Society, Mishawaka, IN
    • St. Joseph High School, South Bend, IN
    • St. Joseph High School, South Bend, In
    • St. Joseph Valley Chapter of the Indiana Hall of Fame
    • St. Pius School, Granger, IN
    • St. Vincent DePaul Society, South Bend, IN
    • St. Xavier High School, Cincinnati, OH
    • Starr Commonwealth, Albion, MI
    • Steepletown Neighborhood Services, Grand Rapids, MI
  • T
    • Team Never Quit Foundation, Waller, TX
    • The ALS Association Greater New York Chapter, New York, NY
    • The Bridge Teen Center, Orland Park, IL
    • The Kelly Gang, New York, NY
    • The Scholarship Foundation of St. Joseph County, IN
  • U
    • United Health Services Breast Health Program, South Bend, IN
    • United Way of St. Joe County, South Bend, In
    • University of Notre Dame Children's Choir
    • University of Notre Dame DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
    • University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Library
    • University of Notre Dame Irish Around the Bend
    • University of Notre Dame Pasquerilla West Hall, Notre Dame, IN
    • University of Notre Dame Play Like A Champion Uganda
    • University of Notre Dame Robinson Community Center
    • University of Notre Dame Softball's Strike Out Cancer Event
    • University of Notre Dame Spin-a-thon
    • University of Notre Dame Women's Rowing Pancreatic Cancer Erg-A-Thon
    • Urban and Shelley Meyer Fund, Columbus, OH
  • W
    • Warriors Heart Foundation, Cedar Hill, MO
    • Winged Foot Scholarship Foundation, Naples, FL
  • Y
    • YMCA of Michiana, South Bend, IN
    • YWCA North Central Indiana, South Bend, IN