WILLIAM S GRAHAM FOUNDATION FOR MELANOMA RESEARCH

Rating: 5 stars   1 review

Issues: Health

Location: 26203 Production Ave. 12-A,Zebra Ste Hayward CA 94545 USA

Mission: Founded in 1996 on a "Mothers Promise" to beat this disease. Primary activities are to raise funds to support research ; to educate the public regarding the cause and prevention ; and through specific public awareness programs, assist in the early detection of this insidious, deadly cancer.
Programs: Mole Patrol: Free skin cancer screenings provided across the country with volunteer Board Certified Dermatologist. To date we have screened over 4,000 people! SS KIDZ- Program that goes into the schools with age appropriate curriculum and teaches the children SunSafety. k-5 with games, music and storyline; 6-12 with slide presentation and open forum. Also SunSafe legislation inacted- SB#310-Billy's Bill for SunSafety-Hats on School Campus and SB #1632-The Common Sense Sunscreen Issue. To date over 6,000 students all across the country have been taught sunsafety! Kicking off our SS Resorts program in 2002, to assure a sunsafe stay at the leading resort chains. 800 #- Patient referral and help line.

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Rating: 5 stars  

If you all want to promote the awareness of melanoma here's your chance. Hi, my name is Taylor Stevens and I am trying to promote the awareness of skin cancer. I need pamphlets, buttons, stickers or anything related to those. If you are able to send me any of these things please contact me at: Email: socceranne101@gmail.com Home Phone: (919)585-2221 Cell Phone: (9191)215-4129 *I am normally not available during the week so if you need to contact me contact me over the weekend. Thank You for your tim and service *I also need these before November fifth. If I call you I can give you the information you need to give me these supplies.

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Me and my dad have had moles removed because of the chance of them being melanoma. My dad has also had some that were and he had to have them fully removed in surgery.

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not, because you all are doing great. But please i really need help and this could change a lot. I need this before november 5.

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