Dad you're the man who made me laugh so much it hurt. You're the man.

Celebrate the memories of the man

Ron_McCoo_borderWhether they made you laugh, inspired you or simply gave you so many happy times, a You're the Man Tribute Fund is a positive way to remember a friend or loved one and help more men survive prostate cancer in the future.

Your individual online fund will bear your loved one's name and you can invite family, friends and colleagues to pay their own tribute by posting messages on the fund and making donations or organising events. You can also add your own special memories in the form of photographs, words, music and even videos.

"My tribute fund to Ron is a beautiful on-line memorial. I'm proud that I can continue in his name to fight as bravely as he did against this disease to try and help more men in the future."

Terri McCoo, wife of the late Ron McCoo

Create a You're The Man Tribute Fund now - it's really easy to set up.

Find an existing tribute fund and leave a message of condolence or make a donation to our work and join us in the fight to help more men survive prostate cancer.

If you would like help setting up or finding a tribute fund, email us or call us on 020 3310 7117.

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How your fund will help more men survive

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Every year, 40,000 more men are diagnosed - husbands, dads, uncles, grandpas, brothers and sons. We fight to help more of these men survive and enjoy a better quality of life.

Setting up a You're the Man Tribute Fund can help you keep your memories alive and help us to:

  • Anna John FraserSupport men and provide the information they need
  • Fund the research that will make the vital breakthroughs
  • Lead change to raise awareness and vastly improve care

The money you raise will be crucial in helping us support men like John, one of 250,000 men living with prostate cancer in the UK today.

"The only information or help that seemed to be available was a leaflet from the GP, so I contacted Prostate Cancer UK's Specialist Nurses. They listened, were caring and gave me all the information I needed."

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Tribute fund FAQs

What is a You're the Man Tribute Fund?
You're the Man In Memory Fund is a special and positive way to remember a loved one or a friend who has passed away while supporting the work of Prostate Cancer UK. Family and friends can support in any way they choose by making donations, adding messages or fundraising for an event. Your fund will have its own unique link, for example mark.smith.1960-2012.muchloved.com.

Is there a cost for creating a tribute fund?
There is no cost for creating a tribute fund. We work together with the MuchLoved Charitable Trust to offer this special service.

How do I set up a tribute fund?
It's easy to set up a tribute fund, all you need is a valid email address. When setting up the fund, you enter the name of the person you are remembering and a photograph (if you have one) and a message for display on the fund. You can change any of these details at a later date. Your fund will have a unique link which you can share with family and friends.

How long will my fund last?
Your tribute fund will remain online forever in remembrance of your loved one.

Can I keep my fund private?
You can control the privacy settings on your tribute fund to set the exact level of privacy you need.

How do I share my fund with family and friends?
You can invite family and friends to view your fund by sharing your unique tribute fund link or by emailing them through your tribute fund in the 'invite' settings.

How are donations collected?
Donations are collected through CAF (Charities Aid Foundation) and sent directly to Prostate Cancer UK.

For answers to questions not covered above, please visit the MuchLoved website, email us or call Supporter Care helpline on 020 3310 7117.

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