Fight Colorectal Cancer
Fight CRC envisions victory over colon and rectal cancers. We raise our voice to EMPOWER and ACTIVATE a community of patients, fighters and champions to push for better policies and to support research, education and awareness for all those touched by this disease. Learn more at FightCRC.org.
Save The Date!
March 14-16, 2016
Call-on Congress is a three-day event where colon and rectal cancer survivors, caregivers and loved ones from all over the U.S. unite to make their voices heard in Washington, D.C.!
You will spend two days learning about research and important policy issues. On the third day you and 100 of your new friends will meet with members of Congress and their staff on the Hill. This year is extra special – it is our 10th anniversary!
Come join us and meet survivors, caregivers and loved ones who want to make a difference. Don’t miss this amazing celebration, hear about the victories and learn how you can impact policy.
You will be a PRO at advocacy. Here is what you can expect:
• You’ll meet amazing survivors, caregivers and friends
• A special session for first time attendees!
• Receive hands-on training on how to meet with members of Congress
• Get practical tips on how to raise awareness, tell your story and push for change
• Be a part of our 10th Anniversary Celebration Dinner
The scholarship application is closed and decisions have been announced. We are excited to offer 5 full scholarships and 8 partial scholarships for Call-on Congress 2016. We had more interest than ever before – more than 50 advocates from 24 states applied!
Help us get NEW voices to the Hill by making a donation to the scholarship fund.
Download our travel guide to learn about making travel arrangements, reserving a hotel room, packing and more.
Photos & Videos
Want to see what a great time advocates have at Call-on Congress?
Check out our photo library from last year!
Watch our 2015 Call-on Congress recap video.