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Welcome Marie Sanya, Operations/Accounting Coordinator!

Posted on October 17, 2016


Help us welcome Marie, a new member of the Colon Cancer Alliance family! As Operations/Accounting Coordinator, Marie will be jumping right into the administrative duties and accounting needs of the office. We’re excited to have her join the team!   Read more

Welcome Jessica Rogers, Development Intern!

Posted on October 14, 2016


We are excited to have Jessica join on as our new Development Intern. She will work primarily with the Individual Giving and Corporate & Foundation Giving teams, enhancing overall fundraising efforts! Welcome to the family! Read more

To Claim Power To Improve Your Finances, You Have To Ask

Posted on October 14, 2016


Hi there! I’m Crawford. I’d like to take a minute to talk to you about a tricky subject: finances.

I’m a 12-year stage III rectal cancer survivor. I’ve also worked with the Colon Cancer Alliance’s free helpline for the past five years. Nearly half the calls we get are about money, so I’ve had a lot of experience talking about finances.

It’s a topic people can get pretty uncomfortable talking about. Read more

What Does Research Say Medical Marijuana Does For Colorectal Cancer?

Posted on October 12, 2016

Doctor talking to patient 3 final

If there is one common theme in all of the literature and scientific papers, it is that cannabis and cannabinoids enhance the benefits of conventional treatment for side effect management. For cancer patients, this is most notable in chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting as well as pain management.

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Thank You, MP!

Posted on October 7, 2016


The Colon Cancer Alliance would like to extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to Michael Paul, our former Database Senior Manager & Event Liaison, who left the Colon Cancer Alliance in September. Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication. We wish you luck, and you will be missed!  Read more