How do we end Prostate Cancer? Together.

The Journey to ZERO

Three generations fighting for a cure.
A tribute to Bill Schwartz, ZERO's Co-founder and first CEO.

A Story of Hope

ZERO's Heroes ZERO's Heroes

Who are we fighting for?

ZERO's Heroes

You are not alone! We welcome everyone who has been touched by prostate cancer including patients, survivors, loved ones, caregivers, and medical professionals to join us as warriors in our fight against prostate cancer.

With each personal story, our ZERO’s Heroes raise awareness and shed light on the journey to end prostate cancer. Meet some of the patients and families whom we are fighting for 365 days of the year and join our community!

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ZERO's Impact

Where the money goes


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Men helped with the assistance of our Co-Pay Program.

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Men tested for free with our mobile testing units.

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Education materials provided to men and families.

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Men are alive due to reduced prostate cancer mortality rates.

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I am thankful beyond words for the financial assistance provided by ZERO. It has enabled me to receive life-extending prostate cancer treatment. I now have the gift of time to spend with my wife and three young grandchildren, who I never believed I would see grow up.


Charles Sweeney, Prostate Cancer Patient
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ZERO Blog

Why I Live for Race Day

As ZERO’s Mid-Atlantic Chapter Director I have the honor of hosting a ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk in eight cities this year. Each event takes months ...

Champions Like Kara and Maddy

Kara and Maddy are fighting hard for Kara's dad, Rusty, and all men battling prostate cancer. Will you join them to champion the cause? Can ...

My Five-Year Anniversary – Looking Forward, Not Back

July 6th is a day to celebrate in our family. 21 years ago, I married my wife Amy, embarking on an incredible journey that included ...

A Home at ZERO

The thunderbolt falls on an inch of ground but the light of it fills the horizon. Ralph Waldo Emerson’s words are etched in stone at ...

“The Silent Killer: Prostate Cancer in the African American Community”

A few years ago Landi’s filmmaking partner, E. Chris Edwards, came to her with an idea for a new film. His father and brother were ...

Prostate Cancer News

Men with Both Prostate and Other Cancers May Be Slipping Through Genetic Screening Crack, Study Finds

Men with Both Prostate and Other Cancers May Be Slipping Through Genetic Sc...

Men with both prostate and other cancers may be falling through a genetic screening crack that could have flagged the additional cancers, a study reports ...
Early Prostate Cancer Surgery May Not Prolong Life: Treatment May Even Cause Lifelong Complications

Early Prostate Cancer Surgery May Not Prolong Life: Treatment May Even Caus...

Findings of a study spanning 20 years have suggested that prostate cancer surgery may not be beneficial for many men who are in the early ...
Neolys Develops Blood Test to Help Doctors Decide Radiotherapy Levels for Prostate Cancer

Neolys Develops Blood Test to Help Doctors Decide Radiotherapy Levels for P...

Neolys Diagnostics has developed a blood test to measure patients’ sensitivity to radiation before they receive radiation therapy, a common prostate cancer treatment. Read more ...
A New Frontier Fighting Prostate Cancer

A New Frontier Fighting Prostate Cancer

UMES researcher’s gene splicing idea earns U.S. Patent The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Dr. Peter Wang is on a mission to unlock the mysteries ...
Berg, DoD Using AI Platform to Ready Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer

Berg, DoD Using AI Platform to Ready Diagnostic Test for Prostate Cancer

A longstanding collaboration between bioinformatics firm Berg and the US Department of Defense is getting ready to bear fruit. Read more ...