General FAQ

  • Where do donations go?

    All funds raised directly fuel Bright Pink’s life-saving education and support programs, offered free of charge throughout the United States. A detailed reporting of finances can be found in our annual report - www.BrightPink.org/financials

  • What kinds of programs does Bright Pink offer?

    Bright Pink offers breast and ovarian health educational and support programs across the country. The educational arm of Bright Pink focuses on educating young women, and the physicians who care for them, on breast and ovarian cancer risk assessment and risk management through risk reduction and early detection strategies.


    Our support programs, for women at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer due to a strong family history or genetic predisposition, provide young women a sense of community and camaraderie, while managing their risk. A full description of Bright Pink’s programs can be found online: http://www.brightpink.org/our-programs/

  • How can I get more involved with Bright Pink?

    If you are interested in volunteering with Bright Pink, please sign up here: http://www.brightpink.org/volunteer/


    To request a Brighten Up® Educational Workshop for your offices, community organization, or other group setting, visit our website: http://www.BrightPink.org/BrightenUp/

  • Are donations tax deductible?

    Bright Pink is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Every dollar you contribute fuels our life-saving programs. Your financial contribution is tax deductible.

Individual and Business FAQ

  • How will Bright Pink help me with my fundraising?

    We’ll gladly provide you with a comprehensive toolkit of resources to support your fundraising efforts. View Toolkit for Individuals or Toolkit for Businesses.


    We can also provide written documentation to validate the authenticity of the event as well as your individual or organization’s relationship with Bright Pink.

  • Can I use the Bright Pink Logo?

    The VIPink toolkit includes a VIPink logo for your use. Please adhere to our guidelines for logo usage to ensure compliance with our brand standards.

  • Can I use your sales tax exemption number?

    We are not legally permitted to share our tax exemption number with third party fundraisers.

  • Can Bright Pink reimburse me for event expenses?

    All donations made to Bright Pink, including those made through the VIPink platform, directly fuel our life-saving education and support programs. As such, we cannot offer refunds for event expenses.

  • Can Bright Pink provide volunteers for my event?

    To request volunteers, email [email protected] with a short description of your event, including date, time, location and number of people expected to be in attendance. Due to limited resources and high demand, we may not be able to honor all requests. Please submit requests 8 weeks before the event date.

  • Can Bright Pink provide a speaker for my event?

    To request a speaker, email [email protected] with a short description of your event, including date, time, location and number of people expected to be in attendance. Due to limited resources and high demand, we may not be able to honor all requests. Please submit requests 8 weeks before the event date.

  • Can Bright Pink help promote my event/fundraiser?

    At Bright Pink, our primary focus is educating our community. As such, we cannot allocate resources to promote your individual event. We encourage you to use #VIPink on social media to publicize your event. And don’t forget to tag @BeBrightPink on Twitter and Instagram and @BrightPink on Facebook! Additionally, our toolkit has a host of promotional resources to help get you started. View Toolkit for Toolkit for Individuals or Toolkit for Businesses.

  • Can Bright Pink help me get celebrities to my event?

    Bright Pink cannot reach out to celebrities for third party events.

  • Can Bright Pink post to social media about my event/fundraiser?

    With so many incredible events, it’s impossible for us to promote them all. But that doesn’t mean we don’t want to hear about your event! Be sure to tag @BeBrightPink on Twitter and Instagram and Bright Pink on Facebook and don’t forget to use #VIPink. We can’t wait to hear about it!

  • How can I get my business added to the Corporate Supporters Page on VIPink?

    If you are a business that is actively fundraising for Bright Pink, please fill out the following form. Our team will review all submissions and notify businesses should they be added to our Corporate Supporters Page.

  • How can I submit funds collected offline?

    We can accept checks made payable to Bright Pink. All checks can be mailed to:

    Bright Pink

    c/o VIPink

    670 N. Clark Street, Suite 2

    Chicago, IL 60654

    Be sure to include the name of your event and let us know if you have a VIPink fundraising page to which we can attribute the donation.

    Download our offline donation form.

Don’t see your question here?

Contact us at [email protected]. Please give us up to three business days to get back to you.