Entries by Jennifer Butler

Meet Mark MK, the Man Behind “PYB (Protect Ya Butt)”

Timing is everything. When we first started planning The World’s Largest Booty Shake to promote the Protect Your Butt campaign, we imagined some loudspeakers blasting music we have all heard before. Then, one day last December, the phone rang. Mark ‘MK’ McLaughlin was on the line. And everything changed. Mark MK, a native New Yorker, is an R&B […]

Sponsor Spotlight: Epigenomics and the Epi proColon®

The Colon Cancer Foundation is so fortunate to have the support of fantastic, generous sponsors for our Protect Your Butt campaign and The World’s Largest Booty Shake.  Today we introduce you to Epigenomics and the Epi proColon®.  David Bull, Director of Marketing, took some time out of his busy day to answer a few questions for us. Tell […]

March Event Preview: Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer Symposium

Next up on the docket for Colon Cancer Awareness Month (after The World’s Largest Booty Shake of course!) is our third annual Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer Symposium on Sunday, March 12. This singular event brings together leading physicians and researchers with survivors and caregivers in a uniquely interactive one-day course designed to address the […]

March Event Preview: World’s Largest Booty Shake!

We may still have several inches of snow on the ground, but spring is right around the corner – and so is Colon Cancer Awareness Month! This March promises to be the most exciting yet. With the launch of our Protect Your Butt campaign, we plan to add some much-needed humor and sass to this […]

Meet Our United Airlines NYC Half Team: The Hays Sisters

The United Airlines NYC Half Marathon is right around the corner, and the intrepid souls who dare to brave winter weather are in the midst of training to conquer 13.1 miles on Sunday, March 19. This awesome race will take our team and tens of thousands of other runners around Central Park, through Times Square, down […]

Protect Your Butt and Post Your #BELFIE

It’s a new year, and we are thrilled to announce the roll-out of our Protect Your Butt campaign! You’ll be hearing more details about this ground-breaking, far-reaching, butt-kicking campaign in the coming weeks. (And yes, you will understand what is up with those fuzzy butts in headsets!) Right now, we’d like you to take a […]

Smile! It’s Black Friday!

Greetings, bargain hunters! We hope you have staggered out of your Thanksgiving food coma as you gear up for holiday shopping. One quick reminder from your friends at the Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation. Did you know that you can support us simply by doing your shopping on Amazon.com? Just click here and you will be directed […]


Thanksgiving. Black Friday. Cyber Monday. And what comes next? Why, Giving Tuesday of course! Once you’ve had your fill of tryptophan, shopped til you dropped, and scoured the Internet for more bargains, it is time to open not only your wallet (again), but also your heart. So get your social conscience out of its food […]