Who are National Breast Cancer Foundation?
National Breast Cancer Foundation are Australia’s “leading national body funding game-changing breast cancer research”.
Their mission is to “stop deaths from breast cancer.”
They are a registered Australian charity. Their ABN is 37144841707.
Why do they exist?
They state: “Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia. Its incidence is rising faster than any other cancer – with 8 women dying from the disease every single day.” They “exist to create a better tomorrow for people affected by breast cancer.”
What do they do?
National Breast Cancer Foundation “identify, fund and champion world-class research - research that will help detect tumours earlier, improve treatment outcomes, and ultimately – save lives.” 
Their current research priorities are:
New/optimized treatments for triple negative breast cancer and metastatic/locally advanced breast cancer
Health services delivery, comprising big data linkage, epidemiological research to address disparities and variances in outcomes, translation of evidence into policy and practice and quality of healthcare.
How do they earn their money?
How do they spend their money?
Should I donate to National Breast Cancer Foundation?
We believe that it is likely that your donation to National Breast Cancer Foundation will be used as stated, that is, to create a better tomorrow for people affected by breast cancer.
We believe that National Breast Cancer Foundation is trustworthy. It is clear who they are run by and how donations are used. Their financial model is clear. They show where donations go. It is clear who is in charge. Roles are described and performance is monitored. Finally, they demonstrate how they prevent the misuse of funds.
We also believe that it is likely that National Breast Cancer Foundation is effective. They present overarching objectives, show activities and results from the last financial year, and highlight how they evaluate their performance.
However, in order for us to have complete confidence that National Breast Cancer Foundation use money to deliver the intended benefit, we recommend they:
report activities and results within the context of their strategy.
Want to know more?
We have investigated the finances, operations and results of National Breast Cancer Foundation and present our evaluation in a report that you can download now. This evaluation shows you how your donation is spent, who is running the organisation and whether there are any potential conflicts of interest. It also examines whether the charity can demonstrate that they are delivering meaningful results. Finally, it contains our recommendations for potential donors and the reasoning behind them.
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Find out whether National Breast Cancer Foundation is the charity for you. In this evaluation we describe what this charity does and why, what you should know about them, how your money is spent, who is running the organisation and whether they deliver results. Last of all, we recommend whether you should donate to them based on the findings of our analysis.