WOMEN'S CANCER RESEARCH FUND
The Women’s Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) mobilizes the influential entertainment community to raise critical funds to support cancer research. Founded by Jamie Tisch, Quinn Ezralow, Rita Wilson, Kate Capshaw, Kelly Chapman Meyer, Marion Laurie and Anne Douglas, WCRF is a fundraising powerhouse that has helped move the needle forward by funding innovative cancer research—most notably, the Breast Cancer Biomarker Discovery Project.
WCRF’s exciting new collaboration with BCRF will allow their impact to go further in its ability to fast-track more effective approaches to the study and early diagnosis of women’s cancers.
WCRF co-founders named Glamour Magazine’s Women of the Year award (2004)
BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) is dedicated to being the end of breast cancer by advancing the world's most promising research. Founded by Evelyn H. Lauder in 1993, BCRF-funded investigators have been deeply involved in every major breakthrough in breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. This year, BCRF will award $59.5 million to support the work of more than 275 scientists at leading medical and academic institutions across 15 countries, making BCRF the largest private funder of breast cancer research worldwide. BCRF is the highest rated breast cancer organization in the U.S.-the only one with an "A+" from CharityWatch and Charity Navigator’s highest rating of four stars. Visit
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