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Causes: Cancer, Cancer Research, Crime & Law, Crime Prevention, Health

Mission: The foundation's mission is to generate broad based support for cancer research and to create an urgent awareness among all americans of the importance of the war against cancer. The foundation accomplishes this mission through advocacy, education, fundraising, and philanthropy.

Programs: The foundation's mission is to generate broad based support for cancer research and to create an urgent awareness among all americans of the importance of the war against cancer. The foundation accomplishes this mission through advocacy, education, fundraising, and philanthropy. In 2014, the foundation awarded 20 v scholar grants to identify, retain and further the careers of talented young investigators, 12 grants in translational clinical research, and 17 designated grants inspired by particular areas of scientific interest and/or geographic reach. These grants were awards to researchers at leading institutions across 20 states.

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Donor

Rating: 5

The V Foundation is an incredibly significant, transparent organization that seeks to forward Jimmy V's message of relentless perseverance in the fight against cancer. The charity transfers 100% of the contributions they receive to cancer research and cancer awareness-related events. If you are looking to give to a good cause and honor the memory of a vibrant human being who sought to better himself and those around him, give to the V Foundation and help continue the fight against cancer.

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General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

i believe this charity deserves five stars and it definitely exceeds my expectations for any cancer charity.

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