Fight CRC and CRI

$400,000 Award to Support Immunotherapy Research

Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) and the Cancer Research Institute (CRI) announced today that they have awarded a $400,000 research grant to Cynthia L. Sears, M.D., professor of medicine, oncology and molecular microbiology and immunology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Sears was…

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New-And-Improved MSS Colorectal Cancer Clinical Trial Finder Released

Tom Marsilje, Ph.D. and Fight Colorectal Cancer release a new-and-improved tool that helps late-stage colorectal cancer (CRC) patients search for microsatellite stable (MSS-CRC) clinical trials sorted with a patient’s point of view in mind Stage IV Colorectal Cancer Survivor Dr. Tom Marsilje, known to many…

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NYC Ping Pong Fundraiser to Benefit Fight Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. To support Fight Colorectal Cancer, the leading patient advocacy organization in the country, board members Constantine Contopoulos and Dana Rye will host a fundraiser to support research, awareness and advocacy efforts. The event…

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Fight CRC Earns 95%, Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., May 1, 2017 — Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC)’s strong financial health has earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities. Fight CRC received a score of 95.3 out of 100 overall based on FY2016…

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One Million Strong

Four Top Leaders Join Fight CRC

Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) announced today four top leaders who’ve accepted roles on key committees within the organization. Ron Doornink joins the Fight CRC board of directors to provide strategic guidance and vision to the organization. Doornink currently serves on the board of two…

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Advocates To Carry More Than 13,000 Petition Signatures to the Hill

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 9, 2017 – On March 15, over 150 advocates from all across the U.S. will carry thousands of signatures to Capitol Hill to request lawmaker support for colorectal cancer patients and prevention. The signatures poured in through a petition called “This…

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Senate Follows House’s Lead in Screening Bill Reintroduction

The Senate has reintroduced the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act, S. 479 following the House’s reintroduction on February 14, 2017. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Roger Wicker (R-MS), Ben Cardin (D-MD), and Susan Collins (R-ME) are the original co-sponsors of the bill. The Removing…

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