Check our Calendar

  • Wed
    08
    Jul
    2015
    Washington D.C.

    Nancy Roach, Fight CRC Founder, will be attending the NCI advisory committee meeting.

  • Tue
    14
    Jul
    2015
    6 - 8 PM ETThe Michael Rosenfeld Gallery 100 Eleventh Avenue New York, NY 10011

    Enjoy a fun-filled evening while supporting the fight against colorectal cancer.  This decorative fundraiser will be host to a viewing of “It's Never Just Black And White” – works by great twentieth century American modernists.

    In addition to viewing these spectacular pieces you can enjoy hors d'oeuvres, wine, and bid on auction items. Proceeds benefit Fight Colorectal Cancer's awareness, advocacy and research efforts.

    REGISTER HERE

    Hosted by Constantine Contopoulos & Dana Rye.

  • Tue
    21
    Jul
    2015
    Wed
    22
    Jul
    2015
    Washington D.C.

    Fight CRC Founder, Nancy Roach, will be attending an expert meeting to develop recommendations around how to do effective and efficient safety reporting in clinical trials.

  • Tue
    28
    Jul
    2015
    Wed
    29
    Jul
    2015
    Washington D.C.

    Fight CRC Founder, Nancy Roach, will be attending an expert meeting to develop recommendations around how DSMBs should work.

  • Fri
    31
    Jul
    2015
    TBDOnline

    Join our Advocacy Manager Emily Piekut for a Virtual Briefing where she'll issue our August Recess Challenge to you for 2015.

    Each August, Congress heads back home to work in their districts. This is a perfect time for our volunteers to take action!

    We'll give the details of the challenge during this briefing. Stay tuned for details on how to join.

    Be sure you're in our Advocates Facebook Group and signed up for our emails to receive info!

     

  • Mon
    03
    Aug
    2015
    TBDDetroit

    We're working with our friend Rodrick Samuels to run a skin toxicity seminar that will help us develop resources about this topic that impacts many late-stage CRC patients.

    Details and upcoming resources to follow.

  • Sat
    15
    Aug
    2015
    Atlanta

    Fight CRC is an annual exhibitor at Rep. Scott's Health Fair. This is a great time for us to meet the community, watch our volunteers in action & spread the word about colorectal cancer awareness & prevention.

    More details and volunteer opportunities to come. Sign up to be sure you receive information.

  • Sun
    23
    Aug
    2015
    1-9 p.m.Nashville

    Casting Call Header-01This year we are hosting a one-day ambassador boot camp in Nashville, TN as part of our annual photo shoot for the One Million Strong campaign. We are looking for volunteers who want to get involved and represent the mission of Fight CRC.

    WHAT IS AN AMBASSADOR? This *new* program of Fight CRC rallies passionate people ready to make a difference. An ambassador’s role includes:

    • Raising awareness in local communities (We’ll give you cool tools!)
    • Speaking on our behalf locally and nationally (Be a face of Fight CRC!)
    • Participating in a focus group while at boot camp (Let us hear your ideas!)
    • Taking group photos that will be used on Fight CRC materials (Smile!)
    • Learning how to advocate for policy change on or off the Hill (Use your voice!)

    WHAT DO YOU RECEIVE? Well, for starters…

    • A cool new t-shirt
    • Fight CRC swag bag
    • New friends – and not just on Facebook
    • Bragging rights – you might see your picture on Fight CRC materials!
    • A chance to be one of the 5 featured stories in the national awareness campaign’s photos & videos

    THIS IS IMPORTANT:  Participation is free. We are recruiting a group of 30 people. Attendance at the Aug. 23 boot camp in Nashville from 1-9 p.m. is required if you’re selected. Unfortunately, scholarships for travel and accommodations are not available.

    TO APPLY:  Fill out the survey by July 20.