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Georgia State Income Tax Check Off

Georgia CORE Funding Cancer Research from State Income Tax Filer Donations

Did you know that the State of Georgia offers an option to donate to cancer research on the state income taxform? The program, named the Georgia Cancer Research Fund, is listed as item #32 on the Income Tax Form 500, and filers can donate as little as $1. Georgia CORE awards grants from the fund for promising and innovative research on all types of cancer right here in Georgia. Please consider giving to cancer research when you file this year. It’s easy!  Download the form here.

Georgia State Income Tax Check Off

In case you missed it, listen to our spot that ran on Georgia Public Radio stations across the state throughout the 2021 tax season.

Last Updated: 8/02/2021 2:33:00 PM

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Despite pandemic, Georgia’s Colorectal Cancer Control Program making significant strides

Thanks to funding awarded by the Centers for Disease Control for five-years beginning July 2020, Georgia CORE and Augusta University are partners in the Georgia Colorectal Cancer Control Program, which is increasing CRC screenings in southeast and southwest Georgia.

3/23/2021

Chasing Cancer with Otis Brawley, MD & Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD

Otis Brawley says he thinks coronavirus vaccine should be mandated like other vaccines in the U.S.

8/03/2021

Cancer Center opens in Braselton

“This new collaborative space puts our patients’ needs front and center by providing a more cohesive environment with access to both medical oncology/hematology and radiation oncology services within steps of each other,” says Charles Nash III, MD, FACP, medical director of NGMC’s Cancer Services and medical oncologist with Longstreet Clinic (and Georgia CORE Board member).

6/29/2021

Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofitthat leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.