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Getting Cool for Colon Cancer

Getting Cool for Colon Cancer

Last year advocate Sheila Schrack didn’t only leave Call-on Congress with ideas and tools on advocacy, she left with a new mission. After hearing that Fight Colorectal Cancer’s Lisa Fund dedicates 100 percent of its contributions to late-stage colorectal cancer research, she decided to use her fundraiser, “Polar Bear Dip – Cold for the Cure” and support efforts specifically geared for colon and rectal cancers. This year on New Year’s Day, she gathered her community once again.¬†Friends, family members and others who lived cities away drove in to jump in. The temperature didn’t matter – everyone came out to honor those who’ve survived and remember those who’ve passed from cancer.

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