Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

A nonprofit organization

540 donors

The national organization creating hope in a comprehensive way through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure.

The organization raises money for direct private funding of research—and advocates for more aggressive federal research funding of medical breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network fills the void of information and options by giving patients and caregivers reliable, personalized information they need to make informed decisions. We create a sense of hope and community so no one has to face pancreatic cancer alone. The organization helps support individuals and communities all across the country work together to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for pancreatic cancer.

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is fully committed to providing the most comprehensive set of programs and services to fight this very difficult disease. Our commitment and passion are driven by our mission: to advance research, support patients and create hope for anyone facing pancreatic cancer. Click here to learn more.


PanCAN's vision is to create a world in which all patients with pancreatic cancer will thrive.

Our mission is to take bold action to improve the lives of everyone impacted by pancreatic cancer by advancing scientific research, building community, sharing knowledge, and advocating for patients.

Background Statement

For more that two decades, we've grown a nationwide movement tackling the disease from all angles - research, patient services, advocacy, and community.

Organization Data


Organization name

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Year Established


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Health Care, Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking Foundations, Medical Research, Diseases, Disorders & Medical Disciplines

Organization Size

Large Organization


1500 Rosecrans Avenue Suite 200
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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(310) 725-0025

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