Our Statement of Mission
Prevent Cancer. Serve and Support the Cancer Community. Advocate for Meaningful Change.
To shift the core narrative from one defined by charitable administrative cost, to one that celebrates collective donor impact.
Transparency and Stewardship.
Diversity and Inclusion.
United Cancer Support Foundation
We are a 501(c)3 faith based charity. We provide cancer prevention education and resources while maintaining the dignity of the cancer community.
NOTE: Program Services Not Available in all States
Gifts of Comfort and Care
Designed to support cancer patients with gifts that provide relaxation and comfort during cancer treatment.
Recliners for Recovery
Our free recliner program assists patients undergoing chemotherapy, Just apply and pickup your chair.
Circle of Care Mammograms
United Cancer Support Foundation offers free mammograms nationwide to underserved populations. Apply or click below.
The United Cancer Support Foundation Supports A Cleaner And Greener Earth
In 2021 United Cancer Support Foundation continued to provide program services to the cancer community. Our cancer prevention/elevation of awareness, and face-to-face programs moved to a virtual platform however, we continued to provide free “Circle of Care” mammograms across the nation along with our “Gifts of Comfort and Care” and local “Recliners for Recovery” programs.
United Cancer Support Foundation By The Numbers 2021
Total Services Rendered
Gifts Of comfort & Care
It is usually not possible to know exactly why one person develops cancer and another doesn’t. But research has shown that certain risk factors may increase a person’s chances of developing cancer. The list below includes the most-studied known or suspected risk factors for cancer. Although some of these risk factors can be avoided, others—such […]
How they conduct research HeritX is collaborating with leading experts across science, medicine, and technology. Each HeritX-supported research and development program to prevent inherited BRCA cancer has been carefully selected after exploring and exchanging ideas with more than 200 research groups worldwide. To ensure the best possible scientific strategies and decisions, HeritX brought together […]
Key Statistics for Childhood Cancers Childhood cancers make up less than 1% of all cancers diagnosed each year. About 10,470 children in the United States under the age of 15 will be diagnosed with cancer in 2022. Childhood cancer rates have been rising slightly for the past few decades. Because of major treatment advances in […]
About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. Not counting some kinds of skin cancer, breast cancer in the United States is the most common cancer in women, no matter your race or ethnicity. In 2022, an estimated 287,850 new cases of invasive breast cancer are […]
Over the course of a lifetime, about 1 in 8 American women will develop an invasive form of breast cancer. In 2022, about 287,850 women will be diagnosed with new invasive cases of breast cancer, while 2,710 men will receive the same news. Breast cancer starts when cells in the breast begin to grow out of […]
Upcoming Events and Programs
We are now scheduling our Spring/Summer events.
April 1, 2022 | Program
To further our mission, UCSF has partnered with The Knoxville Zoo, Knox County Parks & Rec, and Knoxville Area Transit this Summer to help promote sun safety awareness by providing each entity Sunscreen Dispensers to help prevent skin cancer. Watch for our green or yellow touchless sunscreen dispensers at these locations Knox city parks, Worlds Fair Park, Zoo Knoxville and KAT downtown transfer point. For More Information: Click HERE
Smoking Cessation Program
July 20th, 2022 | Event
UCSF returns to Guy B Love Tower in Knoxville, TN for a new Smoking Cessation Program. It will run weekly starting July 20th