Call-on Congress 2017

Mar 13
Hosted by:Fight Colorectal Cancer
March 13, 2017 at 9:00am to
March 15, 2017 at 10:00pm
Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center map 3800 Reservoir Rd NW Washington, DC 20007

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Update 1/1/17: Call-on Congress is sold out! If you would like to be notified on a first come, first served basis if spots become available, please register for our waitlist.


We Fight for You!

Policy decisions on Capitol Hill impact colorectal cancer patients. Join us for our annual advocacy event where we'll train you to meet with Congress and explain the issues. The event is open to anyone impacted: patients, caregivers, family members, friends and medical professionals.

Register for Call-on Congress – let’s change policy together!

Established in 2007, Call-on Congress is a three-day event where colon and rectal cancer survivors, caregivers and loved ones from all over the country unite to make their voices heard through advocacy! Advocacy isn't scary - it's simply using your voice and your story to raise awareness on Capitol Hill. We'll provide you with the tools you need. All you have to do is sign up!

This year is our 11th annual Call-on Congress! Celebrate our advocacy victories with us and continue fighting to change policy. 

"Call-on Congress gave me courage to believe l had a future after cancer. The support and encouragement has changed my life completely." Elaine Newcomb, Wyoming, stage IV colon cancer survivor

"Most empowering event you'll ever attend!" Kristin Keesen, Colorado, stage III colon cancer survivor

"Call-on Congress makes you feel enlightened and powerful. It truly makes you feel like your voice can change lives." Libby Schrack, junior advocate, Ohio, family member

For information about the agenda, speakers and FAQs, visit:

Registration closes February 6 or when capacity has been reached. Deadline for booking hotel rooms is February 10.


Thank you to our sponsors!

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