Call: (214) 345-5030

Other ways to Support the Foundation
Tom Thumb (Good Neighbors Program). Assign our charity (#11574) to your rewards account.  Tom Thumb will donate a portion of your purchases to us.  Print this form, fill it out and take it to your local Tom Thumb.

AmazonSmile Foundation.  Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your purchase on Amazon.  Go to and select our foundation to sponsor.  Whenever you make a purchase from Amazon use the website.

About the Foundation

Urology Research and Education Foundation (UREF) is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated  to advancing knowledge about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of urologic conditions  affecting men though education, community service and research.  Urology conditions affecting men include prostate cancer, testicular cancer, prostate enlargement, infertility, erectile dysfunction and others.   UREF's main focus is men's health and prostate cancer.  Across all age groups men have a 64% higher death rate than women and are consistently more vulnerable to developing and dying prematurely from nearly all cancers.

Foundation Activities Include:

  • Lectures and seminars on prostate cancer, GU cancer, men's health, and managing health information
  • Sponsor a monthly prostate cancer support group and coordinate one-on-one counseling with survivors
  • Annual men's health golf tournament in September (prostate cancer awareness month)
  • Annual men's health dinner and lecture in October
  • Prostate cancer risk assessments and discussion about prostate cancer screening

Prostate Cancer

Troy Aikman, honorary chairman for 2018 Pros and Joes Golf Tournament

The 11th Annual Pros and Joes Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held at Brookhaven Country Club, October 8th.  1:00 shot gun start.  Troy Aikman will be the honorary chair of the event which benefits Urology Research & Education Foundation and the Holy Angels Residential Facility of Shreveport.  Numerous celebrities will play in the tournament.   For more information and to register or sponsor go to the Pros and Joes Celebrity website.  If you don't play golf then come for the Champions Lunch with Troy Aikman and Scott Murray.  Purchase tickets for the luncheon on the Pros and Joes Celebrity website (link above)

The 11th Annual Pros and Joes Celebrity Golf Tournament Raises Awareness about Prostate Cancer and Men's Health

Annual Men's Health Dinner November 8th

To donate to Urology Research and Education Foundation click on the donate button. If you do not wish to donate online you may call  (214) 345-5030 to discuss other options for making a donation.

The annual men's health dinner will be held Thursday, November 8th at the Frontiers of Flight Museum.  This year the improv comedy troupe Four Day Weekend will be the entertainment for the evening.  Dr. Pat Fulgham will give a brief update on men's health issues.  Dinner is catered by Wendy Krispin Caterer.  To purchase tickets and for more information click here.

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