The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world’s leading philanthropic organization dedicated to the research and eradication of prostate cancer. The Prostate Cancer Foundation has been a major catalyst for many of the scientific advances in prostate cancer research since 1993. PCF has awarded more than 2,200 projects that offer hope for improving outcomes in patients with prostate cancer. These high-impact projects include clinical research to evaluate new drugs, novel treatment strategies for prostate cancer and basic scientific research to better understand the biology of prostate cancer. PCF uses a start-up company mentality to fund research. They want the most promising research ideas, from the most talented scientific minds to get the money they need, asap, without the governmental red tape. This speeds scientific discovery and ensures that patients who need it most, get the treatments they deserve. PCF call this venture philanthropy. 82 cents of every dollar goes to prostate cancer research.