Information About the Prostate Cancer Fund

Warning! Know where your money goes – The Prostate Cancer Fund is NOT the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF)!

Here is some information about the two organizations.

Prostate Cancer Fund Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF)
Donations are tax-deductible? NO! The Prostate Cancer Fund is not a 501 ( c ) 3. Donations made to Prostate Cancer Fund are not tax-deductible. YES! The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is a 501 ( c ) 3 charity and donations are tax-deductible.
Funds prostate cancer research? NO! YES!
Background Prostate Cancer Fund is a program of Project CURE which also runs similarly misleading “National Diabetes Fund” and “Alzheimer’s Disease Fund” fundraising campaigns. The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is a twenty-year old organization that only funds prostate cancer research.
Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity? NO! YES! The Prostate Cancer Foundation is a Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity.
Considered one of the worst charities in the nation? Prostate Cancer Fund is a program of Project CURE which was recently named #15 on a list of America’s 50 Worst Charities. NO!

 

 

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