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Foundation News

Thrive is the Foundation of Women’s Cancer’s (FWC) monthly newsletter, featuring inspirational stories from survivors, supporters and advocates, opportunities to get involved, upcoming events and education courses.

Holidays Gift Ideas for a Good Cause

Monday, November 15, 2021

Looking to support a good cause this holiday season? Represent FWC this season by purchasing our clothing from the CLOZTALK online shop. Treat yourself with a cozy hoodie or give a gift to a loved one with sizes for the whole family. Other ways to help support FWC this holiday season is by visiting the “Shop to … Read More

Patient Advocacy at SGO Fly-In Day 2021 Helps Move Legislation

Monday, November 15, 2021

The fifth annual SGO Fly-In Day took place on Sept. 21, 2021. Forty-three SGO advocates met virtually with 77 offices to discuss legislation and health care policy items that are important to the care of women with gynecologic cancer with Members of Congress and their staff. This event is an opportunity for its SGO Congressional … Read More

Join The Atlantic’s People v. Cancer Summit to Learn About the Future of Cancer Care & What Is Being Done to Address Disparities Among Historically Marginalized Communities

Monday, November 15, 2021

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) is honored to be represented by FWC Chair, Ginger J. Gardner, MD, at this year’s People vs. Cancer Summit hosted by The Atlantic. It will take place virtually on Nov. 16, 2021, and aims to explore the latest science and the important ways in which prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and … Read More

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