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Do you have a question about BCRF? Check out our FAQ. Still can’t find what you’re looking for? Contact us.

Who are BCRF's grantees?

We support more than 250 researchers around the world. Though they come from various science disciplines, our grantees are all dedicated to our mission of achieving prevention and a cure for breast cancer. Meet our grantees.

How are grantees chosen?

Our grant process involves a serious review of creative new directions in research by our Scientific Advisory Board. By examining every aspect of cancer, our advisors connect with scientists and investigators who will advance research. Learn more about Our Approach.

Where does my donation go?

BCRF is currently the nation’s largest private funder of breast cancer research, and your donation goes towards that mission. Learn more about how donations are spent.

How can I donate?

If you’d like to donate online, head to our online donation form to make a one-time donation or set up a recurring monthly donation. Looking for other ways to give? We’ve got you covered.

Where does the money for research grants come from?

Our research grants, which are allocated to more than 250 researchers worldwide, are made possible by annual individual and corporate donations.

Is my donation tax-deductible?

As a 501(c)(3)nonprofit, your donation to BCRF is tax-deductible. Get more information about our financials here.

Do you solicit donations by telephone?

We do NOT solicit over the phone and any calls of this nature are not from BCRF.

Do you provide financial assistance?

Unfortunately, we’re unable to provide financial aid. We are an administrative, fundraising office that awards grants solely to academic medical institutions for research on prevention and a cure for breast cancer. We do not offer patient services or financial assistance.

May I fundraise for BCRF?

You can absolutely create your own fundraiser to raise money for research. Visit our Fundraise for BCRF page to start your grassroots campaign in just minutes!

Does BCRF have local chapters?

As a small organization with less than 40 employees, we do not have local chapters. But we encourage you to spread the word about research by starting your own fundraiser!

May I attend a BCRF event?

Yes! We put on several signature events a year. Visit our Events page to find out if we have an upcoming event in a city near you.

What is Shop Pink?

We partner with select companies who offer products that benefit BCRF. Browse our Shop Pink section to find products you can purchase while supporting breast cancer research.

How can my company partner with BCRF?

We are always interested in connecting with companies that share our commitment to ending breast cancer. Please contact our Corporate Partnerships team for more information: