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Pancreatic cancer is the 3rd leading cause of cancer related death in the United States. By 2030, the American Association for Cancer Research projects it will rise to become the 2nd. By getting involved with the Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, you can help us ensure that such predictions never come true. Your support will help us raise awareness of this terrible disease, fund research for an early detection test, and ultimately discover a cure.

Foundation News

12/01/2016: Kendra Scott Gives Back. Enjoy sips, sweets, and jewels at an official Kendra Scott event benefitting Rolfe’s YPB November Events Campaign at the renowned retailer’s Michigan Ave. location. READ MORE

11/29/2016: Giving Tuesday! Move over Black Friday and Cyber Monday; Giving Tuesday is here to stay! The widely recognized shopping events have some serious competition with the newest spending day, GIVING TUESDAY. The Tuesday following Thanksgiving kicks off the charitable season and we urge you to consider funding early detection PC research when making your end-of-year gifts! READ MORE

11/11/2016: YPB's Holiday Party. This year marks Rolfe YPB's FIFTH annual Holiday Party celebration, and with your help we're going to make it an anniversary for the ages! READ MORE

The Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation was founded in 1999 by the family and friends of Michael Rolfe who died of pancreatic cancer two weeks after diagnosis.The Rolfe Foundation (headquartered in Chicago) raises charitable dollars to provide grants to top-tier medical institutions for innovative research in early detection pancreatic cancer.