Vegas Sign to Turn Blue for CRC

Welcome to Las Vegas Sign to Turn Blue for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month LAS VEGAS – On March 2, 2015 at 9 a.m., the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign will be turning blue to bring awareness to colorectal cancer and recognize Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal cancer is one of only a few cancers that…  Read More

We Did it! Presidential Proclamation Issued for March 2015

Advocates – WE DID IT AGAIN!! Drum roll please… Today the White House issued a presidential proclamation declaring March 2015 as Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month! This is HUGE NEWS. You should be proud! Read the official White House press release. Thanks to the strength of the One Million Strong, colorectal cancer is being recognized as a national…  Read More

Partnering with Mayo for #StrongArmSelfie Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fight Colorectal Cancer and Mayo Clinic Kick Off #StrongArmSelfie Campaign for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Strike a “strong arm” and post to raise awareness about the second-leading cancer killer ALEXANDRIA, VA — February 23, 2015 — Colorectal cancer impacts 1 in 20 individuals and is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths among men and women…  Read More

Lisa Fund Grant 2015 – Now Accepting Applications

We’re happy to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Lisa Fund Grant. We administer this grant through the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) and this year, we’re partnering with Michael’s Mission. Together, our groups are awarding a researcher focused on late-stage CRC among those under age 50 with a two-year, $100,000 grant.…  Read More

Open Letter from Anjee: Join One Million Strong 2015

As a community inspired by the over one million colorectal cancer survivors, we share a common passion. We see the need to fight when one of us is diagnosed. We understand that raising awareness will save lives. We want to see fewer diagnoses and more survivors. We want to make strides toward our national goal of…  Read More

Five colorectal cancer experts join Medical Advisory Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New clinicians, researchers get involved at Fight Colorectal Cancer to provide advice on medical, clinical and research aspects of colorectal cancer. Alexandria, Va. – December 15, 2014 – The Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) Medical Advisory Board gained five experts in colorectal cancer. The following doctors joined the multi-disciplinary board to provide advice…  Read More