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2014 Award Winners

2014 Award Winners

Each March at Call-on Congress, Fight Colorectal Cancer recognizes individuals who exemplify what our organization is all about. These people are not only advocates – they’re champions. Each of them offers their experience and passion to further the cause. This year’s 2014 Award Winners set the bar high. Advocate of the Year – Gordon Cole A survivor of stage IV colorectal cancer since 2003, Gordon Cole is an inspiration. As a hands-on patient, he’s actively monitored his own treatment (which consists of multiple surgeries, radiation, chemotherapy and several clinical trials.) As an advocate, he’s pushed for better policy and research funding. His constant voice has helped us raise colorectal cancer

Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. Champions Colorectal Cancer

With teary eyes, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. told the story of losing his father, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Sr., to colon cancer in 2012. ¬†Although Payne mourns the loss of his father, he’s taken up his charge and furthers his legacy through supporting colorectal cancer patients and initiatives on the Hill. We were honored to meet with Rep. Payne, Jr. at the 2013 Call-on Congress. Watch his story and hear his encouragement to our advocates. Oh – and hit SHARE to encourage others & spread the word! Ready to use your voice to make colorectal cancer a national priority? As Congressman Payne, Jr. recommends, face-to-face contact with elected officials

Bell Ringers | Fight Colorectal Cancer at NASDAQ

At Fight Colorectal Cancer we want the world to know about this treatable, beatable disease. So when we got to stand alongside well-known faces on an iconic American platform today – we got a little giddy. This morning we rang the opening bell of NASDAQ. But that’s not all. An outstanding group of well-known colorectal cancer advocates joined us. Yes, we may or may not have asked for their autographs. Check out some of the guests who joined us: Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. Our team of advocates from New Jersey and several Fight Colorectal Cancer staff members met Congressman Donald Payne (10th District, New Jersey) last week at the Call-on

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