Cancer

American Cancer Society (ACS)

ACS provides informational resources including risk factors and support groups for cancer patients and their families.

The Celebrating Life Foundation (CLF)

CLF promotes breast cancer awareness specially targeting African-American women and women of color.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

NCI conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of cancer.

National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC)

NCCC acts as a clearinghouse in distributing information on cervical cancer for women and family members.

Howard University Cancer Center (HUCC)

The mission of the HUCC is to reduce cancer morbidity and mortality in the local and underserved community, primarily African-Americans, and to have a positive impact on malignant diseases in the population.

African American Breast Cancer Alliance, Inc. (AABCA)

The AABCA aims to educate and help African American/Black women, men, people of color, families, and communities in the struggle with breast cancer.