Wherever you are in the process of determining your cancer risk or risk management options, you are not alone.
Welcome to the home page for the DC Metropolitan Area for FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered! 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.
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Second Annual "Breast Friends" Gathering September 24, 2014 6:30-8:00 pm
Lovettsville Elementary School
49 S. Loudoun Street
Lovettsville, VA 20180
meet in the cafeteria
RSVP to Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org
Breast Cancer and Related Health Care Professionals from DC/NoVA area and local support group leaders will be facilitating the meeting and 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?