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Phone: 1-800-321-CURE
4600 East West Highway
Suite 525

Bethesda
Maryland 20814
USA
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Target demographics: The National Foundation for Cancer Research affects people all over the world - we all know someone who has been touched by cancer. Our discoveries in the laboratory turn into life-saving cancer treatments, many of which you read about in the news today! To learn more, visit www.NFCR.org.

Direct beneficiaries per year: cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Help make phone calls and emails to event registrants and prospective registrants; stuff envelopes for mailings; organize files; data entry.

Geographic areas served: cancer research

Programs: funding cancer research programs all over the world.

Mission:
The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) was founded in 1973 to support cancer research and public education relating to the prevention, early diagnosis, better treatments and ultimately, a cure for cancer. NFCR promotes and facilitates collaboration among scientists to accelerate the pace of discovery from bench to bedside. NFCR is committed to Research for a Cure - cures for all types of cancers.
Results:
40 years of supporting cancer research! Today, we stand proudly beside more than 11 million cancer survivors living in the United States.

Since 1973, we have provided more than $310 million to fund cancer research and prevention education. NFCR has allowed some of the world's brightest scientists to take initial steps toward breakthrough discoveries, laying the groundwork for the development of many of today's most innovative and effective cancer therapies.

NFCR is making a difference in the lives of millions of cancer patients and their families worldwide.

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05/02/14
NEVER GIVE TO THIS CHARITY. Mr. Franklin Salisbury (President & CEO) & Mrs. Sujuan Ba (Chief Operating Officer) are HUSBAND & WIFE. They take home $700,000/YEAR. WOW!!! Check the 990 form of this charity published on their website (www.NFCR.org). Most of the money they raise from American public ... more »
05/02/14
This group appears to be little more than a front to use American dollars to fund Chinese research. Most of their research dollars go to support China research institutions, travel back and forth to China, conferences in China and they even have an affiliated Hong Kong group that has all of the ... more »
03/29/14
NEVER GIVE TO THIS CHARITY. Mr. Salisbury & Mrs. Ba are HUSBAND & WIFE. They take home $700,000/YEAR according to their 990. National Foundation for Cancer Research is a public charity and the fund is raised from public. Simply they are looting American public... more »
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