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Let’s Keep Moving! New FWC Campaign Aims to #MoveTheMessage Across the Nation

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) in partnership with the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) recently launched a national campaign called #MoveTheMessage. This campaign aims to increase awareness of gynecologic cancers with a focus on historically marginalized communities and populations. Available online is a collection of patient education resources that provides insight and facts regarding … Read More

Save the Date Nov. 6 for the FWC Cancer Education Series On Survivorship

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Did you know in 2019, there were over 1 million survivors of gynecologic cancer in the United States? In this report, The American Cancer Society defines a cancer survivor as “any person with a history of cancer, from the time of diagnosis through the remainder of their life.” Experiencing survivorship may seem like a spectrum … Read More

NOCC Research Grant Partnership

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) Research Grants and Awards applications are now closed and the total number of research dollars available was over $518,000. This annual cycle is important for medical researchers to have the opportunity to obtain critical funding for advancing clinical trials and gynecologic cancer research. Researchers had the opportunity to apply for … Read More

#MoveTheMessage

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer Launches Move the Message

Thursday, September 30, 2021

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer Launches Move the Message, a National Crusade to Increase Awareness of Gynecologic Cancers, Starting with Historically Marginalized Communities, Through Dissemination of Critical Resources to Drive Earlier Detection & Diagnosis Every five minutes, a woman is diagnosed with one of the five gynecologic cancers – cervical, ovarian, uterine/endometrial, vaginal, or vulvar … Read More

Are You Ready to Move? Register for Move4Her this Sunday, Sept. 26

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

It’s time to move! This Sunday, Sept. 26 at 12:00 p.m. CT | 1:00 p.m. ET | 10:00 a.m. PT is the national event Move4Her. Join us virtually for this one-hour exercise experience. Fitness expert Kathy Smith will guide us through moves friendly for all fitness levels, as we raise awareness and funds! Moving with us … Read More