Prostate Cancer Foundation Ambassadors Harry Lennix, Chris Tucker, Randy Jackson, Rev. Rosey Grier, Brian Custer and Others Join Together to Raise Awareness About Prostate Cancer During National Minority Health Month

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) has announced the kick-off of its new national “Know the Numbers” campaign to raise awareness about how prostate cancer disproportionately affects African American men, who are 76 percent more likely to be diagnosed than men of other ethnicities, 2.2 times more likely to die of the disease and are 23% more likely to present with advanced/metastatic disease.  The campaign, themed “Know the Numbers,” encourages men and their families to understand their risks and to take proactive measures to protect their health. “I am honored to…

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The Prostate Cancer Foundation Launches PSA Starring Actor Dax Shepard And First-Ever PCF Pushup Challenge As Part Of Its ‘Do Blue’ Campaign To Kick-off Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Prostate Cancer Foundation’s (PCF) efforts of advancing prostate cancer research. In honor of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month this September, the PCF is making it the Prostate Cancer ACTION month to create awareness, spark conversations and raise funds to help accelerate much needed research.  For the first time in American history, a record number of landmarks across the U.S. will light up blue in support of men battling the disease, and the PCF will be premiering a new public service announcement (PSA) starring…

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The Prostate Cancer Foundation And Major League Baseball Are Back In Full Swing To Defeat Prostate Cancer With The 23rd Annual Home Run Challenge

From June 1 to 17 (Father’s Day), the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) and Major League Baseball (MLB) will team up for the 23rd Annual Home Run Challenge, a national men’s health campaign designed to support research and bring awareness to the fight against prostate cancer through the National Pastime.  The Home Run Challenge invites baseball fans to “Keep Dad in The Game” and pledge a donation for every home run hit by signing up at HomeRunChallenge.org, where a one-time donation will also be accepted. Every dollar donated to the Home…

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Kristen Bell Chooses Winners Of The Prostate Cancer Foundation’s 1st Annual TRUE Love Campaign Honoring Caregivers Of Prostate Cancer Patients

The winners of the 1st Annual TRUE Love Campaign honoring caregivers of prostate cancer patients were announced on March 13th by the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF). Actress Kristen Bell selected the winning stories from hundreds of story submissions from people across the U.S., and the winners – Wendy Dyer of Jonesport, Maine and Lynsi Piar of Millersburg, Ohio – will receive her personally curated “caregiver package.” Held throughout February during the season of love, TRUE Love was PCF’s first-ever campaign solely focused on honoring caregivers of prostate cancer patients for…

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