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Phone: 410 964 0202
921 E Fort Ave
Ste 325

Baltimore
Maryland 21230
USA
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Target demographics: Young adults between the ages of 15-39 who have been diagnosed with cancer or been affected by a cancer diagnosis of a family member, friend or loved one.

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Cook for cancer patients while they are in treatment.Organize service projects for cancer patients. Help to write thank you notes to our generous donors.

Geographic areas served: USA

Programs: Cancer to 5K (free 12 week training program for cancer survivors to empower them physically to complete a 5K), Helping Other Fight (a group of volunteers who help families facing cancer with day to day chores & more), 4K for Cancer (Cross country bike trips and runs to activate young adults in the fight against cancer), Team Fight (sports endurance team raising awareness & funds in the cancer fight)

Mission:
THE ULMAN CANCER FUND FOR YOUNG ADULTS CHANGES LIVES BY CREATING A COMMUNITY OF SUPPORT FOR YOUNG ADULTS, AND THEIR LOVED ONES, AS THEY FIGHT CANCER AND EMBRACE SURVIVORSHIP.
Results:
Since our inception in 1997, UCF has raised over $7 Million to support the young adult cancer fight. We take great pride in putting these donations to use as effectively and efficiently as possible to further our mission and programmatic activities.

Some accomplishments we're proud of over the years include:

Awarding over $250,000 in college scholarships to young adults impacted by cancer all across the country

Distributing over 15,000 Guidebooks to individuals and cancer centers in all 50 US States

Responsibly allocating over 80% of all our spending towards mission related programs

Helping over 200 recently diagnosed young adult patients navigate their cancer experience every year

Effectively reducing our fundraising spending to less than 10% of our total expenditures by investing in programs like Team Fight and partnerships like 24 Hours of Booty, Rev3 Triathlon, 4K for Cancer, Maryland Half Marathon and more!

To see a financial breakdown please go to: http://www.ulmanfund.org/About-Us/Where-our-money-goes.aspx

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08/19/14
Very we'll run organization. They were able to step in and take over the Columbia Triathlon this year and make it an event that everyone could enjoy... more »
08/13/14
UCF shows they really care in the way they run their races. The emphasis is always about the cancer patients and survivors. I always race "mindfully" at their races because they do a great job of tastefully reminding us that's there is more to life than winning a sporting event... more »
05/28/14
I have supported numerous cancer non-profit organizations through the years before and following my wife’s diagnosis with cancer. While each organization is unique in their own mission and the services they provide, my support of Ulman Cancer Fund (UCF) and the daily work they are doing has by ... more »
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