Bestselling, multiple award-winning author and podcaster Brian Keene has been made a member of the Board of Directors for Scares That Care, an approved 501(c)(3) that fights the real monsters of childhood illness, burns and breast cancer by helping families that are experiencing these extraordinary hardships cope with the financial burden. This non-profit organization provides money, toys and other items to help sick children, help women fighting breast cancer, and are partnered with horror icon Kane Hodder to provide assistance to those children who have suffered serious burn injuries. Scares That Care is a 100% VOLUNTEER organization in order to maximize supporters donations to those who need it!

In a statement regarding Brian Keene’s new position, Scares That Care founder and CEO Joe Ripple said, “A noted horror author and philanthropist, Brian will be tasked with the outreach to the author community to facilitate growth in that area. Please make him feel welcome!”

To learn more about the charity, click here.


  1. So awesome! Anyone who takes time to talk with you soon understands that Scares That Care is a passion of yours. Cheers, my friend! So happy to see you champion this and take leadership!

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