About Stand Up to Cancer
Stand Up To Cancer’s (SU2C) mission is to raise funds to accelerate the pace of groundbreaking translational research that can get new therapies to patients quickly and save lives now.
SU2C brings together the best and the brightest researchers and mandates collaboration among the cancer community. By galvanizing the entertainment industry, SU2C has set out to generate awareness, educate the public on cancer prevention and help more people diagnosed with cancer become long-term survivors.
At Stand Up To Cancer, we pride ourselves on financial transparency. Our mission is to fund collaborative, translational cancer research to bring treatments from the bench to the bedside faster, and save lives now.
Since Stand Up To Cancer was founded in May 2008, over 180 clinical trials have been planned, initiated, or completed by SU2C scientists, in which more than 9,000 patients have participated.
100% of donations received from the public support collaborative cancer research programs.