If you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, have lost part or all of your income during breast cancer treatment and are finding it difficult to make ends meet, check out The Pink Fund.
The Pink Fund provides 90 day non-medical cost-of-living expenses to both male and female breast cancer patients in active treatment.
How The Pink Fund works:
1. The Pink Fund financial aid can only be used to cover basic living expenses such as health insurance premiums, mortgage or rent payments, car payments, car insurance, or utilities. The Pink Fund does not make payments for any medical treatments, prescription drugs, medical co- pays, insurance deductibles, prostheses, wigs, food, gasoline, or car repairs.
2. Financial aid for cancer patients is available for up to 3 consecutive months.
3. Should an applicant qualify, The Pink Fund will make direct payments to the recipient’s creditors. No funds are directed to the recipients themselves.
4. To see if you qualify for financial aid from The Pink Fund, you will need to answer a brief pre-qualification questionnaire. If you meet their guidelines, you will be then be able to download an application.
For more information, visit thepinkfund.org.