2014: Are You Ready for Us?
This year marks our 15th anniversary, and we couldn't be more inspired by where we've been and where we're going. The past 15 years have seen amazing breakthroughs in colon cancer screening and survivorship. We are proud to lead the charge in this new year to knock this disease out of the top three cancer killers. Read more about where we're headed in 2014.
Get Ready to Get Blued
Raise awareness, celebrate survivors and get blued this March – now’s the time to start planning! Dress in Blue Day materials are available. Start a fundraiser, get free resources or shop our blue star store. Get started today at dressinblueday.org.
Plan today and save 25% off your blue star merchandise order with code GETBLUED25. Shop now!
Webinar: What's New in CRC Research?
Discover the latest in cancer research and patient care at our upcoming webinar on Wednesday, February 19th. Find out the latest highlights from the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and what they mean for you. Register now.
Undy Run/Walk Special: $5 Off for 2014
Clean out your closet and dust off your undies, it's time to get ready for the 2014 Undy 5000 5K season! Save $5 and start your New Year off right by registering with code RUN2014 before Friday at midnight. Plus, learn how you can get a free "Screen This Too!" t-shirt. Sign up today!
Blue Star State Update
10 states have already secured a proclamation of March as National Colon Cancer Month and 22 have been submitted. Is your state making the grade? Find out!
Hero of the Month
Our Hero of the
Month features inspiring individuals who are going above and beyond in the
fight against colon cancer. This month we’re honoring survivor and advocate Vicki Barrilleaux, who continues to turn her own hardship into hope through her involvement with Dress in Blue Day and more.
“If I can tell my family’s story to a group and encourage even just one person to be screened, I have accomplished my goal." Read Vicki's story.
January 2014 - National Dress in Blue Day 2014 Launch
February 8 - Tampa, FL Undy 5000 5K
February 19 - Free Webinar: 2014 GI Symposium Update: Personalized Medicine in Colorectal Cancer
March - National Colon Cancer Awareness Month
March 1 - Sacramento, CA Undy 5000 5K
March 5 - Colon Cancer Survivor Day
March 7 - National Dress in Blue Day
March 8 - Macon, GA Undy 5000 5K
March 8 - San Diego, CA Undy 5000 5K
March 21 - St. Louis, MO Undy 5000 5K
March 31 - Blue "Genes" Bash with AliveAndKickn in NYC. Details coming soon!
April 26 - Buffalo, NY Undy 5000 5K