Looking for Local Cancer Charities to Support?

Looking for Local Cancer Charities to Support?

Donate to the Avery Foundation in Dubuque, IA

Like other cancer charities in the Dubuque, IA area, the Avery Foundation depends on the generous support of donors to provide financial help for cancer patients. We're fortunate to be working with many individuals and organizations who believe in our cause.

In 2018, the Avery Foundation raised enough money to award 17 grants to cancer patients and their families in the tri-state area. These grants provided money for travel expenses, food and lodging.

With your continued support, we can award even more grants in the years to come. If you're eager to get involved with local cancer charities, donate to the Avery Foundation today.

Thank you for your commitment

We appreciate every donor who helps us provide financial assistance to cancer patients in the Dubuque, IA and Tri-State area. You can get involved by...




A huge thank you to all who attended the 3rd Annual Founder's Gala Saturday September 7th at the historic Hotel Julien Dubuque. We had record attendance and raised a record amount for cancer patients in the Tri-States! We also want to thank the 95 local businesses that donated to the auctions, the 18 artist that donated their works to the auctions, the 28 table sponsors, our cornerstone donors; Prairie Farms, Premier Bank, Hotel Julien Dubuque & Driftless Social Club, our founding donors; Hy-Vee Dubuque locations, 7G Distributing, Radio Dubuque, Telegraph Herald & Townsquare Media and our new pillar donor MTX. Thanks also to Steve and Amy with Circle M Auctions and Tom Oglesby our MC.

Donating directly to the Avery Foundation.

Donating directly to the Avery Foundation.

Participating in fundraising events throughout the year.

Participating in fundraising events throughout the year.


Purchasing "365 Days for Hope" from your local bookseller.

Have questions about how we provide help for cancer patients? Contact us today.

PILLAR DONOR - since 2019

MTX Group, Inc.

MTX Group, Inc.

Our New Pillar Donor

We are excited and fortunate to announce that the international MTX Group has made a long term commitment to our Foundation as our Pillar Donor!

More information to come soon!

A big thanks to them for belief in our Foundation and our Mission!

Checkout MTX's website to learn more about this great company!

FOUNDING DONORS - since 2017

All 3 Dubuque locations:
400 South Locust St.
3500 Dodge St.
2395 NW Arterial Rd.

7G Distributing
Home to the King of beers

Radio Dubuque
92.9 Kat FM
KDTH AM 1370
The Rock 97.3
The River 101.1

Telegraph Herald
Where Dubuque goes to find it's news!


Driftless Social Club
The newest venue to the historic Millwork District in Dubuque!


Prairie Farms Dairy
Dubuque's Hometown Dairy!

Premier Bank
Involved in our community!

Hotel Julien Dubuque
Home to the Founder's Gala!!

Board of Directors

  • Ronald J. Avery - Founder/President
  • Nancy Diehm-Vice President
  • Mary T. Avery -Secretary/Treasurer
  • Harvey D. Avery - COB Emeritus
  • James Carney - Hy-Vee Director
  • Rhonda K. Dunbar
  • Peter Hamel-7G Distributing
  • Bobby Koneru, MD-Paramount Oncology
  • Taylor Koneru, CMD-Paramount Oncology
  • Sheri Garner, RN-Medical Associates