Posted on November 25, 2014
This year we’ve helped more than one million people affected by this disease. This wouldn’t be possible without volunteers, advocates and supporters like YOU. Thank you for everything you do for our organization and the colon cancer community during the holidays and all year long. Every dollar raised and awareness event held gets us one step closer to taking this cancer down. THANK YOU and Happy Holidays! Read more
Posted on November 24, 2014
We know you’ve got all the tasty food and drink of Turkey Day on your mind this week, but it’s never too early to start brainstorming gifts for next month’s December holidays! How about bringing a little colon cancer awareness into the holiday mix this year? Check out these top 10 blue stocking stuffers, perfect for proudly putting a blue stamp on this year’s holiday season!
Posted on November 20, 2014
This month, we lost two remarkable colon cancer advocates to this disease – Paula Thomas and Debbie Whitmore. As we celebrate the lives and valiant journeys of these two leaders, our staff reflects on the contributions they made to the colon cancer space, and their own personal friendships with Paula and Debbie. Read more
Posted on November 19, 2014
My name is Steve Abrams and I am a stage I survivor.
I was diagnosed after 20 years of digestive issues and numerous colonoscopies. I was a youth sports coach when it happened, and there was nothing I loved more than seeing my players finish each season. When I received the news, I wasn’t sure I’d ever get to see my team play again. Read more
Posted on November 18, 2014
As we mourn the recent passing of young reality TV star Diem Brown, we celebrate her bright attitude and many triumphs during her 11 year battle with cancer. At just 23 years old, Diem, most famous for her role on MTV’s Real World/Road Rules Challenge, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. This was some 11 years ago. Through all of the ups and downs of dealing with a cancer diagnosis, especially at her young age, Diem remained determined and positive. Read more