Advocate Spotlight: Suzanne Lindley

Suzanne Lindley has lived with metastatic colorectal cancer since 1998. She founded YES! Beat Liver Tumors (an organization for individuals living with metastatic liver tumors) and advocates for Fight Colorectal Cancer. From Humble Beginnings I knew nothing about advocacy before meeting Dusty Weaver and Jim Wetekam just over…

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Bunny Terry – Why I'm in the Fight

Bunny is a native New Mexican, a stage IV colon cancer survivor, a Fight CRC advocate and she has served as a GAC member. A 2012 trip to the ER with what she believed was appendicitis resulted in a diagnosis of colon cancer with liver…

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Event Recap: Wisconsin Proclamation Signing

Kelly Kuster is a stage IV colorectal cancer survivor from Milwaukee, WI. She was featured in the Colon Club’s 2013 Colondar, volunteers with the Colon Cancer Coalition and is a Fight CRC advocate. This November she requested the first Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month state proclamation…

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Finding My Calling

Lauren Addy is from West Columbia, South Carolina. She became involved with colorectal cancer advocacy and awareness after her mother’s diagnosis of stage III colon cancer in May 2000. She has been a member of many committees and local advocacy groups for 15 years and…

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Walter Hickman

Say Yes to Advocacy

Walter Hickman is a stage II colon cancer survivor, member of the Grassroots Action Committee (GAC) and an awareness activist. He lives in Lithonia, Georgia (a suburb of Atlanta) with his wife Nsenga, son Walter lll, and daughters MacKenzie and Nsenga. He has worked as…

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Tired of Coming in Last

by Roy Duhé, Ph.D.  September Advocate Spotlight Dr. Roy Duhé is a professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology and Radiation Oncology, as well as the Associate Director for Cancer Education, at the University of Mississippi Cancer Institute. He has led the charge with Mississippi’s screening goal…

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