Since 2000, more than 500 Arkansans have devoted their time and energy to further our mission of promoting awareness, encouraging timely detection, and supporting improved treatment of prostate cancer in Arkansas. As a nonprofit organization, we rely on private support. We need your help to continue educating men in Arkansas. We want our families and loved ones to know the risks, know how and when to get screened, and have access to up-to-date and unbiased information when facing a new diagnosis and/or a difficult treatment decision. You may be a prostate cancer survivor. You may have a friend or family member who has been diagnosed. You may have lost a friend or family member to the disease. You may be fighting prostate cancer right now. If you or someone you love has been affected by prostate cancer, join our fight today!
Whatever your strengths, capacities or motivations, the Foundation will help you find the perfect way to get involved.
Volunteer opportunities include:
Fundraising & Special Events
Fundraising jobs include planning, letter writing and making use of your contacts in the community to further the mission of the Foundation.
Special event jobs include event chair positions, obtaining sponsorships, publicity and auction items, logistics, ticket sales and helping to work the events.
Statewide Education and Screening Program
Statewide Education and Screening Program jobs include driving, paperwork processing, and medical tasks requiring the appropriate education and credentials.
Spokesperson and Encourager
Join our Survivor-Mentors by providing support to newly diagnosed men and acting as a spokesperson on behalf of the Foundation.
General Administrative jobs include assistance with mailings, data entry and distribution of educational materials.
The APCF partners with prostate cancer stakeholders statewide. Without the assistance of the organizations below, the APCF would not be able to successfully carry out its programs.
- Area Health Education Center
- Arkansas Cancer Coalition
- Arkansas Department of Health
- Arkansas General Assembly
- Arkansas Minority Health Commission
- Community Health Centers of Arkansas
- Industry and manufacturing
- Medical clinics
- Charitable clinics
- Civic groups
- Medical centers
- Sports and recreational organizations