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The Lois Merrill Foundation

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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Health, Human Services, Patient & Family Support

Mission: To help people affected by carcinoid cancer through funding research for new treatments, providing financial support for patients and their families, and promoting awareness and education for carcinoid and other rare cancers.

Results: - The Lois Merrill Foundation has had over 600 attendees at our events since inception - Since 2006, The Lois Merrill Foundation has paid out over $82,000 in Foundation Grants to the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation and other carcinoid support foundations to further research and education - Since 2009, when Medical Assistance Grants became available, The Lois Merrill Foundation has paid out over $15,000 in Medical Assistance Grants to 6 individuals suffering from two different types of rare cancers.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 6-8

Geographic areas served: United States

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Rating: 5

The LMF always puts on great events and the result is helping pay medical bills for patients! It's fun and has amazing results!