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HBOC Week is for everyone!

You, your family and friends can all take part. No matter how large or intimate, your personal celebration will create awareness about HBOC and FORCE. Every action makes a difference.

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Featured Research

Research is the best way for the medical community to discover better methods to detect, prevent, or treat cancer, or to improve quality of life.

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Goal to Enroll

FORCE is on a mission to enroll 15,000 people in HBOC research.

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Make a Difference Today. Save Lives.

Help us raise $100,000 so that we can reach 10,000 more women, men and families at risk in 2014 through our National Outreach Program.

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Volunteer Spotlight

In the spotlight this month, rising star Brian Honick.

With a close connection to HBOC, volunteering for FORCE has been a transformative experience.

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Get Movin. Get Fit. Save Lives.

Get Movin. Get Fit. Save Lives.

Join us in the Marine Corps Marathon as we run to raise funds to fight HBOC.


ABOUT Network: A New Approach to Research

ABOUT Network: A New Approach to Research

We're on a mission to enroll 15,000 people in research. Help us expand expand patient centered research focused on hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.


Confronting Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer

Confronting Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer

Our highly acclaimed guide book on hereditary breast and ovarian cancer is available from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and other booksellers.


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Voices of FORCE

Jessie Swisher

Jessie Swisher, Wamego, KS

I am BRCA 2 positive and had a prophylactic bilateral mastectomy February 6, 2013.


Featured Local & National Events

Los Angeles

Kickin' Cancer Walk/Run - September

Kickin' Cancer Walk/Run - September

It's Kickin' Cancer time again! Join us in our 5th year as we partner with the Lynne Cohen Foundation Walk/Run and Family Expo.


Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey

Annual FORCE Breast Cancer Awareness Night - October

Annual FORCE Breast Cancer Awareness Night - October

Join us as the Philadelphia Union take on the Columbus Crew. We'll be there to celebrate and raise awareness of HBOC at this annual event.


Austin

Decoding Annie Parker Film Screening

Decoding Annie Parker Film Screening

September 30, 2014 7:30 pm

Alamo Drafthouse Vollage
2700 W Anderson Ln
Austin, TX


Seattle

N.E.D Film Screening - September

N.E.D Film Screening - September

N.E.D (No Evidence of Disease) Film Screening. Six Gynecological-oncology surgeons take on the Big C with Rock 'n' Roll. Their patients become the band's most ardent fans. Below the belt cancers and a below the radar cause enter the spotlight.

The result: NO EVIDENCE OF DISEASE, an intimate, humorous, and inspiring documentary film from award-winning Spark Media.


National

Google + Hangout Live!  Thursday, September 4, 2014

Google + Hangout Live! Thursday, September 4, 2014

Live! Thursday, September 4, 2014 Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer: What Do I Need To Know?

Google + Hangout 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET


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FORCE is the only national nonprofit organization devoted to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Our mission includes support, education, advocacy, awareness, and research specific to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Our programs serve anyone with a BRCA mutation or a family history of cancer.