Mission: Cancer Fund of America's mission is to provide support and services to financially indigent patients; to disseminate information concerning the early detection and prevention of cancer; to provide commodities, and gifts-in-kind to hospices and other health care providers; to procure and distribute donated merchandise to various 501-(c)-(3) nonprofit community service organizations which aid the ill, needy, and infants.
Programs: Patient and community services - financial and other assistance to cancer patients and their caregivers as well as community organizations that provide services to ill and needy individuals.
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My elderly mother donated $10 to this organization. Then they billed her for $40. She's tried to reach them numerous times and no one answers the phone. What they're doing is tragic and quite possibly illegal. I would steer clear of them.
I would like to formally challenge this charities donor policy. They actively sell, trade and sell donor's personal information with the fallowing groups: Courtesy Call, Inc., Associated Community Services, Preferred Community Services, Inc., Community Call. These organizations in turn will call, write, and bill you on the behalf of other organizations. All with out your consent or permission. This is a flagrant violation and their rating should negatively reflect that.