FITs Save Lives!

We love a great story about colorectal cancer awareness. And this weekend we experienced just that! For the past two years we’ve participated in Rep. David Scott’s (GA) health fair in the outskirts of Atlanta, GA. We have a great…  Read More

Meet the One Million Strong – Jamie Orth from West Virginia

Meet Jamie Jamie Orth, stage IV colon cancer Wheeling, West Virginia Jamie’s Story My name is Jamie Orth. I am 27 years old and live in Wheeling, WV. In November of 2014, I was diagnosed with Stage 4 Colon Cancer. On November 20, 2014,…  Read More

Meet the One Million Strong – Lauren Kehl from Illinois

Meet Lauren Lauren Kehl, stage IV colon cancer Calumet City, Illinois Lauren’s Story I never thought an upset stomach would turn out to be something so serious. That’s why I ignored my symptoms for an entire year. heck, what 31 year old thinks about…  Read More

10 Ways To Say Goodbye to “I’m Bored” This Summer

“Mom – I’m BORED!” This sounding familiar? Looking for a magic bullet to keep your kids entertained this summer and learn things like responsibility, civic service and leadership? Help them host a summer fundraiser! A lemonade stand isn’t the only…  Read More

RECAP: Essence Festival 2015

On July 2-5, Fight Colorectal Cancer expanded its awareness into a thriving community that welcomed the message of colorectal cancer prevention:  the Essence Music Festival. Partnerships Manager Michell Baker, along with her sisters and long-time advocates LaRisha and Marsha, traveled…  Read More