The Lustgarten Foundation is just one of 35,000+ groups listed by members at iGive. Here's a little more detail on them, as provided by members or the organization itself:
The mission of The Lustgarten Foundation is to advance the scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer by:
Increasing funding and support of research into the biological mechanisms and clinical strategies related to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of pancreas cancer;
Facilitating and enhancing the dialog among members of the medical and scientific communities about basic and clinical research efforts that relate to pancreatic cancer;
Advocating an increase in the annual budget of the National Cancer Institute with emphasis on research related to pancreatic cancer; and
Heightening the public's awareness of pancreatic cancer diagnosis, treatment, and prevention and providing informational support for pancreatic cancer patients, their families, and friends.
Total raised through iGive: $1,002.17
The most recent check issued to The Lustgarten Foundation by iGive was sent on Aug 31, 2013 for $52.70.