GAC 2015 Grant Highlights
2015 was an outstanding year for Golfers Against Cancer nationwide. GAC’s fund raising efforts provided over $661,000 in research grants during the 2015 fiscal year. These grants attracted matching funds of $332,000. When combined, GAC research grants and matching funds were over $993,000.
GAC’s cumulative fund raising since inception in 1997 now totals $14.3 million in direct grants and $9.1 million in attracted matching funds for a total of $23.3 million.
Houston 2015 research grants were awarded to Methodist Foundation, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, University of Houston and Prostate Cancer Foundation. Greensboro grants went to Duke Medical Center, UNC Lineberger Community Cancer Center and Wake Forest Cancer Center. Denver’s grant went to University of Colorado Cancer Center. Florida grants went to Moffitt Cancer Center – Tampa, and Dattoli Cancer Center – Sarasosta.