Prevent Cancer Foundation ranked among the top 16 national cancer organizations for high-level national impact

The Foundation rates highly in educational programs, leadership, advocacy and a sole focus on cancer prevention

(Alexandria, Va.)– The Prevent Cancer Foundation has been recognized by Philanthropedia, an online resource for charitable giving affiliated with Guide Star, as one of the top 16 national non-profit cancer organizations making the most significant and positive impact on cancer. The Prevent Cancer Foundation, the only national organization focused solely on cancer prevention and early detection, earned high ratings in the areas of educational programs, leadership, advocacy and cancer prevention. Experts in the field rated the Prevent Cancer Foundation in the elite 16.

“Having the Foundation, its programs and strong advocacy efforts recognized by our peers means a great deal,” said Carolyn Aldigé, President and Founder of the Prevent Cancer Foundation.  “To be chosen by this group of experts is not only an extraordinary compliment, but it signifies that although we are comparatively small in size, we are making incredible strides to Stop Cancer Before It Starts!”

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About The Prevent Cancer Foundation:
The mission of the Prevent Cancer Foundation is to save lives through cancer prevention and early detection. Founded in 1985, the Foundation has provided more than $125 million in support of cancer prevention and early detection research, education, advocacy and community outreach nationwide. For more information, please visit www.preventcancer.org.