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dedicated to a World Without Colorectal Cancer through awareness, prevention, screening, and research.

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2020 Global Challenge Winners

2020 has been a challenging year in so many ways, but especially for the cancer community. However, colon cancer does not stop for Covid-19 and neither do we! We were extremely excited to continue the legacy of the physical Colon Cancer Challenge…

H.R. 1570/S. 668: ACS CAN Supports Bill on Eliminating Financial Barriers to CRC Screening Among Medicare Enrollees

First introduced in February 2017, the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2019 (H.R. 1570/S. 668) aims to waive Medicare coinsurance for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening tests, regardless of the…
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Community Connections: Jamie Crespo

Jamie Crespo, 29 What is your experience with Colon Cancer? (Are you a patient, survivor, advocate, or caregiver?) Both my parents were diagnosed with colon cancer in 2017.This was unexpected since cancer did not run in my immediate…

80% in Every Community

The Colon Cancer Foundation and the American Cancer Society have joined forces on an initiative called 80% in Every Community, which challenges you to take a stand against one of the most preventable forms of cancer – colorectal cancer – by getting screened, choosing a healthy way of eating and being physically active. The Colon Cancer Foundation is a founding member of this nationwide movement to reach 80% screened for colorectal cancer.

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Team Colon Cancer Challenge

Team Colon Cancer Challenge has raised more than $930,000 in support of efforts to raise awareness of colorectal cancer and the importance of early screening, prevention, and research.