Wherever you are in the process of determining your cancer risk or risk management options, you are not alone.
Welcome to the Chicago Outreach Group for FORCE. Here you will find information on our local efforts to provide information, support, awareness, and advocacy for individuals and families affected by hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
Our Chicago Network outreach coordinator is Stephanie Hylwak.
We Need YOU!
Become an Outreach Volunteer!! FORCE is looking for an Outreach Coordinator to ensure that no one travels the hereditary cancer journey alone in your area. You'll help set up local meetings for FORCE members and assist in planning and setting up other events and activities. For more information, visit FORCE Volunteers and fill out the volunteer survey if interested.
Support Meeting March 28, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gilda's Club Chicago at Advocate Christ Medical Center
Advocate Christ Outpatient Pavilion
4440 West 95th Street
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
RSVP to Stephanie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cristina Ruiz, Licensed Genetic Counselor will be available to answer questions.
Do you have a family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer? Have you tested positive for a BRCA mutation? Are you considering genetic testing? You are not alone.
FORCE exists to improve the lives of individuals and families facing hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Local area FORCE is holding our quarterly get-together and we hope you can join us!
Learn from other people who are navigating the hereditary cancer path. Help someone else by sharing your story. This is a great chance to meet some local area FORCE members and/or catch up with those you’ve met at previous get-togethers.
Join FORCE's 15th anniversary celebration and Live Life Empowered! If FORCE has helped you in your hereditary cancer journey, now's your chance to pay it forward. You can make a difference by making a donation or by sharing your empowerment story on a personal online fundraising page. No matter which option you choose, your action will make more anniversary celebrations possible.
FORCE challenges you to raise $150 to help others Live Life Empowered! We are looking for at least 15 local members to join our city's team! Can we count on you?