In the Top 10 for Third Consecutive Year
For Immediate Release
Washington, D.C., April 5, 2019 – For the sixth consecutive year, ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer has been named one of The Nonprofit Times’ “Top 50 Best Nonprofits to Work For.” This is the third consecutive year in the top 10 and the sixth time in the top 50.
“It takes a team commitment to a winning culture of humble, hungry, and smart rock stars to earn this kind of ranking for six consecutive years,” said ZERO CEO and President Jamie Bearse. “Our staff is willing to trust one another in a high responsibility and high freedom atmosphere in order to generate impact for prostate cancer patients and families and create a great place to work.”
Workplace flexibility, feeling appreciated and longtime leadership are all factors that made up this year’s ratings. ZERO’s Jamie Bearse has been president and CEO for more than six years and has been with the organization for more than 16 years. And all members of the leadership team have been with the organization for more than five years, demonstrating a high level of continuity and stability that’s rare in many workplaces.
Providing critical patient support programs, protecting research funding, and raising awareness and funds through the only national run/walk series dedicated to prostate cancer are just a few of the things ZERO’s dedicated employees work toward each day.
“ZERO is made up of a team of talented people who are laser-focused on making an impact on patients,” said ZERO CEO and president Jamie Bearse. “These creative professionals are also able to have a little fun in the face of hectic days and the sobering seriousness of prostate cancer.”
ZERO’s culture of courage and transparency encourages alignment among teams and helps employees create impact and fulfill their passion to help men and their families. ZERO ranked number nine on the list. To see all the “Top 50 Best Nonprofits to Work For,” view the list here.
About ZERO — The End of Prostate Cancer
ZERO — The End of Prostate Cancer is the leading national nonprofit with the mission to end prostate cancer and help all who are impacted. ZERO advances research, provides support, and creates solutions to achieve health equity to meet the most critical needs of our community. From early detection to survivorship, ZERO is the premier resource for prostate cancer patients and their families to access comprehensive support, make meaningful connections, and take action to save lives. Our dedicated national and chapter staff is joined with a growing team of passionate volunteer champions to increase advocacy, awareness, and community engagement to ZERO out prostate cancer. ZERO is recognized with four out of four stars by Charity Navigator and accredited by the Better Business Bureau. ZERO spends more on programs than any other prostate cancer charity, dedicating 85 cents of every dollar to support, education, and research.