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Maine Cancer Foundation's COVID-19 Response

Will YOU be a Champion?

Give today and protect Mainers from the harmful effects of cancer.

Who We Are

Maine Cancer Foundation (MCF) is dedicated to reducing cancer incidence and mortality rates in Maine. 100% of the funds we raise are invested back into our communities to benefit the people of Maine.

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100% Maine: Your generous contributions support cancer-fighting programs all across the state of Maine.

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Our fight is personal: The fight against cancer requires help at every level and we need you.


You make the difference: We serve as a hub for Maine's cancer community, but we can't do it without you.


Please give today: your donation will support communities from Acadia to Augusta, Fort Kent to Falmouth, Wells to Washington County.


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In this month's WMTW-TV Challenge Cancer 2020 highlight we hear about Maine Cancer Foundation's response to COVID-19 and how we are supporting cancer
For this month's WMTW-TV Challenge Cancer 2020 package we hear from Maine Cancer Foundation grantee on how they have been creative in supporting cance

Maine Cancer Connections

We understand this is difficult time for many, especially those facing cancer and their caregivers.  Below please find a list of resourc
Maine Cancer Foundation remains intent in our primary mission to reduce the impact of cancer on our communities while, at the same time,
In 2018, Maine Cancer Foundation (MCF) partnered with the John T. Gorman Foundation to fund 6 hospice organizations in Maine. MCF is comm

What We Do

MCF leads a statewide effort to foster and grow the most promising and effective cancer-fighting efforts available to the people of Maine through a combination of grant-based financial support and coalition building.

Foster Cancer Prevention

We know that the best way to beat cancer is to prevent it from occurring at all. MCF supports statewide prevention efforts, focusing on smoking, healthy lifestyles, and preventative care.

Increase Early Detection & Screening

We know that finding cancer early, when it is most treatable and beatable, saves lives. MCF supports programs that improve and increase early detection and screening efforts.

Improving Patient Outcomes

We believe that everyone deserves access to the best possible care, regardless of income or geography. MCF supports efforts to ensure the availability of the best treatments for all Mainers.


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We serve as a hub for Maine's cancer community, but we can't do it without you. Join us as we invest across the state to change the story of cancer in Maine.

With your support, we can make a difference.


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