March 1 for Public Health Professionals

Looking for a simple way to kick off Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month? Join the nationwide effort that’s raising awareness of the disease and the need to be screened. Watch March 1 Live Stream Gather a group and join via your computer. Watch us kick off…

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Share Your Screening Story

Getting screened for colorectal cancer can save your life: It can stop cancer before it ever starts growing, or catch it early when it’s most treatable. That’s why we committed to the #80by2018 goal three years ago: to get 80 percent of eligible adults screened by…

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Fight CRC Staff Shares Why Cancer is Personal on World Cancer Day

Happy World Cancer Day! Today’s a day where we lock arms with fellow fighters around the globe and recognize our shared commitment to end this dreaded disease called cancer. Today, we thought about diving into what we’re doing on the Hill. We also thought about introducing you…

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A Year in Pictures: 12 months with CRC

By Amandalynn Jones Alan and I met in college. He was several years ahead of me but we were both in an intro acting class my first semester, and his good naturedness and sense of humor caught and ultimately held my attention. We eloped within…

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PSA With Professional Race Car Driver Scott Lagasse, Jr.

Fight CRC and professional race car driver Scott Lagasse, Jr. have teamed up to educate people about colorectal cancer – a cancer that threatened Lagasse’s life. As a stage I colon cancer survivor, he is opening up to show that the disease can happen to…

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Finding strength in your worst moment as a caregiver

by Martin Lannon Over the years I had seen television shows or read stories about pivotal moments in other people’s lives. These moments changed them, or caused them to realize they were more than just the routine they had fallen into. My moment came in…

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Letter from the President – January 2017

Dear Advocates, January is a time to reaffirm our shared commitment to our mission: 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…

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Fight CRC’s Top 16 Moments of 2016

We went to the White House. Andi Dwyer, Fight CRC’s Director of Health Promotion, was invited to attend a special session at the White House to discuss potential ways to enhance patient access to clinical trials. Blue Ribbon Panel. Fight CRC Medical Advisory Board member…

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2nd Christmas Without My Mom

  For most people, the holidays are a joyous time to get together with family, share traditions and give each other gifts. However, for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one, this season can be a bittersweet one, even downright depressing. Anyone…

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One Million Strong About

In Loving Memory of Rose

“I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Rose Hausmann…

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