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American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

http://www.cancer.net

2318 Mill Road, Suite 800 , Alexandria, VA 22314

888-282-2552

The mission of ASCO is to conquer cancer through research, education, and promotion of the highest quality patient care.

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Army of Women

https://loveresearcharmy.org/

Breast Cancer Research

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Colon Cancer Alliance

http://www.ccalliance.org

1025 Vermont Ave NW Suite 1066 , Washington, DC 20005

877-422-2030

The Colorectal Cancer Alliance's mission is to empower a nation of allies who work with us to provide support for patients and families, caregivers, and survivors; to raise awareness of preventive measures; and inspire efforts to fund critical research.

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Dr. Susan Love Foundation for Breast Cancer Research

https://drsusanloveresearch.org/

16133 Ventura Boulevard Suite 1000, Encino, CA 91436

310-828-0060

Dr. Susan Love Foundation for Breast Cancer Research challenges the status quo to end breast cancer and improve the lives of people impacted by it now through education and advocacy. The Foundation drives collaborative, cutting-edge research with nontraditional partners, brings to light the collateral damage of treatment and seeks ways to diminish it, and interprets science to empower patients.

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Georgia Prostate Cancer Coalition

http://www.georgiapcc.org

(404) 448-3127

Georgia Prostate Cancer Coalition is a non-profit organization founded by representatives from various prostate cancer support groups in the Metro-Atlanta area. Georgia Prostate Cancer Coalition is a coalition partner with the National Prostate Cancer Coalition (NPCC) and a member of the National Alliance of State Prostate Cancer Coalitions. The organization's mission is to increase prostate cancer awareness, advocacy and information exchange.

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GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor) Support International

http://www.GISTsupport.org

12 Bomaca Drive , Doylestown, PA 18901

215- 340-9374

GIST Support International (GSI) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that reaches out to GIST patients and their families and friends to provide education and support. GSI promotes and encourages ongoing research in the quest for a cure for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor.

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GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer

https://go2foundation.org/

Dedicated to saving, extending, and improving the lives of those vulnerable, at risk, and diagnosed with lung cancer.

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GUMDROP Trials (Clinical Trials for Genito-Urinary Cancer)

http://www.gumdroptrials.org

888-808-7414

GUMDROP is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization formed to enhance patient outcomes through greater cancer clinical trial awareness. These clinical trials continually change as the medical community evolves its approach to defeating cancer.

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International Myeloma Foundation (IMF)

http://www.myeloma.org

12650 Riverside Drive, Suite 206 , North Hollywood, CA 91607

818-487-7455

The IMF is dedicated to improving the quality of life of myeloma patients while working toward prevention and a cure through our four founding principles: Research, Education, Support, and Advocacy.

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It is the Journey, Inc.

http://www.itsthejourney.org

270 Carpenter Drive Suite 515, Atlanta, GA 30328

404-531-4111

is a non-profit organization that raises funds and awareness for Georgia breast cancer organizations offering support to many women and men across the state.

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Kidney Cancer Association

http://www.kidneycancer.org

9450 SW Gemini Drive #38269 , Beaverton, OR 97008

800-850-9132

The KCA promotes scientific advances through two annual research symposia and a robust grant program, participates in legislative advocacy, and seeks to be a source of education and resources for patients, caregivers, and anyone impacted by kidney cancer.

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org

Health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Georgia Chapter

https://www.lls.org/georgia

2859 Paces Ferry Road SE Suite 725, Atlanta, GA 30339

404-720-7900; 770- 438-6006

is an organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The Georgia Chapter serves residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.

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Lung Cancer Alliance

http://www.lungcanceralliance.org/

800-298-2436

Founded by patients and survivors, GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer, transforms survivorship as the world’s leading organization dedicated to saving, extending, and improving the lives of those vulnerable, at risk, and diagnosed with lung cancer. We work to change the reality of living with lung cancer by ending stigma, increasing public and private research funding, and ensuring access to care.

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Lymphoma Research Foundation

http://www.lymphoma.org

88 Pine Street, Suite 2400 , New York, NY 10005

212-349-2910

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) offers a wide range of support services, educational programs and free publications for people with lymphoma and their loved ones.  Whether you are newly diagnosed, want detailed information about lymphoma, are looking for ongoing support, or seeking help with long-term survivorship, LRF is here to help.

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Lymphoma Research Foundation - Georgia Chapter

http://www.lymphoma.org

88 Pine Street Suite 2400, New York, NY 10005

(404) 997-3351

is a non-profit organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date information about this type of cancer. LRF's mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease.

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Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

http://www.multiplemyeloma.org

383 Main Avenue, 5th Floor , Norwalk, CT 06851

203-229-0464

The mission of MMRF is to find a cure for all multiple myeloma patients by relentlessly pursuing innovations that accelerate the development of precision treatments for cancer.

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National Brain Tumor Society

https://braintumor.org

55 Chapel St., Suite 200 , Newton, MA 02458

617-924-9997

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and care partners.

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National Cancer Institute

http://www.cancer.gov

800-422-6237

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training.

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National Cervical Cancer Coalition ( NCCC )

https://www.nccc-online.org

PO Box 13827 , Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

800-685-5531

The National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC) was founded to help women, family members and caregivers battle the personal issues related to cervical cancer and HPV and to advocate for cervical health in all women by promoting prevention through education about early vaccination, Pap testing and HPV testing when recommended.

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Oncolink

http://www.oncolink.org

3400 Civic Center Blvd Suite 2338, Philadelphia, PA 19104

215-349-8895

OncoLink provides tools and educational materials to support the practice of busy practitioners, including on treatment education, psychosocial support and survivorship care plans. These create a one-stop shop for patient education, enabling more impactful patient interactions, improving patient-provider communication and satisfaction.

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

http://www.pancan.org

1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200 , Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

310-725-0025

Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. In our urgent mission to save lives, we attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy. Our effort is amplified by a nationwide network of grassroots support. We are determined to accelerate progress and improve patient outcomes.

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - Patient and Liaison Services (PALS)

http://www.pancan.org/section_facing_pancreatic_cancer/oneonone_support/

1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200 , Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

310-725-0025

Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. In our urgent mission to save lives, we attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation

https://www.preventcancer.org

1600 Duke Street Suite 500, Alexandria, VA 22314

800-227-2732

The mission of the Prevent Cancer Foundation is saving lives across all populations through cancer prevention and early detection.

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Prostate Cancer Foundation

http://www.pcf.org

research to improve the prevention, detection, and treatment of prostate cancer

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Sarcoma Alliance

https://sarcomaalliance.org/

775 E. Blithedale Ave #334, Mill Valley, CA 94941

415-381-7236

The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education, and support.

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Sharesheret

https://sharsheret.org/

866-474-2774

Sharsheret, a national non-profit organization, improves the lives of Jewish women and families living with or at increased genetic risk for breast or ovarian cancer through personalized support and saves lives through educational outreach.

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Skin Cancer Foundation

http://www.skincancer.org

205 Lexington Avenue, 11th Floor , New York, NY 10016

212-725-5176

We provide you with the tools you need to prevent, detect and treat skin cancer. Our most crucial role is to help you understand the risks of skin cancer, show you what you can do to avoid the disease and teach you how to spot potential skin cancers at an early stage, when they are usually curable.

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Smart Patients

http://www.smartpatients.com

Smart Patients is an online community for patients and families affected by a variety of illnesses. Here you can learn at your own level about scientific developments related to your condition, share your questions and concerns with other members, and use what you learn in the context of your own life.

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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Coastal Georgia

http://www.komencoastalgeorgia.org

7505 Waters Ave. Ste. A10., Savannah, GA 31406

(912) 232-2535

is dedicated to combating breast cancer at every front. The organization funds grants to local hospitals and community organizations that provide breast health education, breast cancer screening and treatment programs for medically underserved women. The organization also supports the national Komen Grants Program, which funds groundbreaking breast cancer research, meritorious awards and educational and scientific programs around the world. The Komen Coastal Georgia Affiliate's services area covers all of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long and McIntosh counties.

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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Greater Atlanta

http://www.komenatlanta.org

3525 Piedmont Road NE Building 5, Suite 215, Atlanta, GA 30305

404-814-0052

is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, treatment, education and support. Through annual events, including the Race for the Cure, and individual contributions, Komen Atlanta raises funds that enable women to detect and survive breast cancer. Seventy-five percent of all funds raised by the Affiliate stays in Atlanta to fund breast health programs for women who would not otherwise have access to screening and treatment.

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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Greater Atlanta

http://www.komenatlanta.org

3525 Piedmont Road NE Building 5, Suite 215, Atlanta, GA 30305

404-814-0052

is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, treatment, education and support. Through annual events, including the Race for the Cure, and individual contributions, Komen Atlanta raises funds that enable women to detect and survive breast cancer. Seventy-five percent of all funds raised by the Affiliate stays in Atlanta to fund breast health programs for women who would not otherwise have access to screening and treatment.

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US TOO - Prostate Cancer Education & Support

http://www.ustoo.org/About_UsTOO.asp

2720 S. River Road, Suite 112 , Des Plaines, IL 60018

800-808-7866

The mission of Us Too is to raise awareness and provide educational resources and support services to those affected by prostate cancer to help them learn to fight this disease. The power of Us TOO is in helping men and those who love them by transforming resignation into determination and fear into Hope.

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WomanLab

https://womanlab.org

5841 Maryland Ave MC2050, Chicago, IL 60637

WomanLab combines the power of knowledge with the power of women so every woman knows what she needs to know to preserve and recover her sexual function.

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Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.