The HudsonAlpha Foundation hosts a number of fundraising and educational events each year that are largely supported by corporate sponsorships. Your support allows us to continue supporting state of the art equipment, ground-breaking research and important programs at HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.


We invite you to join us. For more information about how your company can share its brand with thousands of people in our community and partner with HudsonAlpha, please contact Elizabeth Herrin at [email protected] or 256-327-0442. Click here to download the 2021 Sponsorship Booklet.

Sponsor a HudsonAlpha Foundation event

Double Helix Dash

Date: April 6, 2021

Two out of 100 children are born with an intellectual or physical disability or delay. Their families spend years seeking answers. Please help HudsonAlpha end the diagnostic odyssey. Support the Double Helix Dash where each year over 800 runners and walkers participate in this 5K and 1-mile race.

Date: August 19, 2021

Spring Benefit is a special gala event to highlight a specific research area at the Institute each year. The 2021 event will benefit HudsonAlpha’s plant science and sustainable agriculture programs. Over 500 members of the community attend the annual event to raise awareness and funds.

Date: October 28, 2021

COVID-19 has changed the way we do many things. But it hasn’t stopped cancer. The Tie the Ribbons community is over 1,200 strong each year. Consider sponsoring Tie the Ribbons to support HudsonAlpha’s breast and ovarian cancer programs. Together, let’s beat breast and ovarian cancer!

The HudsonAlpha Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is the supporting entity for the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Tax-deductible contributions to the foundation are for the sole purpose of advancing the mission of the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.

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