Cherie Estrada

Hispanic Health Educator

Ms. Estrada began her career with Baxter International in Valencia, Spain. With a degree in international marketing and Spanish, she worked for the Illinois Department of Public Health in the Training Department and to promote health awareness to Spanish-speaking residents.  She is currently involved with the Foundation’s Latinas Stay Healthy Cervical Cancer Initiative, a program that promotes regular gynecologic exams for under-served women, as well as vaccination of young women and men in order to help prevent cervical cancer.

Spotlight

Elizabeth Young isn’t afraid to jump for a cause no matter how high. As a survivor of cervical cancer, Young empowers women through skydiving, running marathons and giving back to the cause. This year is no different with her second skydiving event Mother’s Day Weekend.

Awareness

September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  After creating the month in 1999, the Foundation strives to bring attention about these cancers through public awareness campaigns.

Research

The Foundation is proud to offer various Research Grants and Awards. Click here for more information.

Education

FREE Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses throughout the country. For more information, click here.