About the home run challenge
The MLB-PCF Home Run Challenge encourages everyone to join the fight against prostate cancer by raising awareness and funds for research through America’s favorite pastime—baseball.
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The Major League Baseball and the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) formed the Home Run Challenge initiative with two major goals: to increase awareness for the early detection of prostate cancer and to support research to find a cure. Since the inception of the Home Run Challenge in 1997, the initiative has raised more than $47 million for prostate cancer research.
During the Home Run Challenge, the Prostate Cancer Foundation invites MLB fans to pledge a donation for every home run hit from June 1 through Father’s Day, June 18. Fans may also choose to make a one-time donation.