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Debbie W.

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Review for Colon Cancer Alliance for Research and Education for Lynch Syndrome, Chicago, IL, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

People that I know and love have lost their lives prematurely to cancer as a direct result of being a carrier of a mutated gene. Lynch syndrome, the name given to this genetic condition causes cancers that if detected early can be treated more effectively. We can save lives by educating people about Lynch Syndrome and directing potential carriers to genetic testing and counseling.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have become educated through the organization and while not personally effected I have taken the seized every opportunity to raise awareness.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

The organization is in it's infancy, I am not sure that any specific changes can be identified yet.

Role:  Volunteer & I have been soliciting donations for a silent auction to raise funds for education.