General Questions

1If I have insurance, Medicare, Medicaid or Charity Care, can I apply for assistance through your program?
Yes. If approved, Pretty In Pink Foundation can assist with bills for eligible services that are not covered by your insurance, Medicare, Medicaid or Charity Care.
2Do you help with rent, utilities and all other household expenses?
No. Pretty In Pink Foundation provides assistance for medical treatment costs only. These treatment costs include surgery, chemotherapy administration, radiation therapy, office co-pays, COBRA, and insurance premiums and deductibles. We will try to provide you with resources for other needs and expenses.
3How long does it take to process my application?
Your preliminary application is processed upon receipt. If you meet the initial eligibility requirements for our program, you will then be asked to provide additional information. All information must be received by Pretty In Pink Foundation before a decision can be made by our Medical Advisory Committee. The entire process can take up to 30 days.
4How do I check the status of my application?
You may contact the Patient Resource Coordinator by phone at 919-532-0532 or by email us through the contact form on this website with any questions regarding your application.
5How will I know if I have been approved for a grant?
Our Patient Resource Coordinator will call you with a decision on your application, which will be followed by an official letter of acceptance or denial.
6What other services do you provide?
Pretty In Pink Foundation offers prosthetic bras, prostheses, wigs, and hats at no cost through our Beyond the Ribbon™ program. We also offer surgery, chemotherapy and radiation comfort care bags to anyone who is in active treatment for breast cancer.