Seed Money Cancer Research
With the support of people all over Ohio, progressive and innovative ideas are given a chance to help in the fight. Ohio Cancer Research’s seed money projects often give a researcher the preliminary data needed to secure major funding from other sources.
Cancer awareness and prevention information is disseminated to tens of thousands of persons throughout Ohio each year. Radio and newspaper support reaches in excess of one million each year.
Radio and newspaper support reaches in excess of one million each year.
Public service announcements are being carried on cable and broadcast television reaching more than 5 million people annually.
Speakers are available to groups throughout the state such as Rotary Clubs, fraternal organizations, TV and radio talk shows, etc.
We provide information to callers regarding their experience with cancer. Staff informs callers of cancer information services such as (1-800-4CANCER) which answers questions concerning the disease.
Staff and volunteers are committed to the public gaining knowledge of the many forms of cancer, the advancement of Ohio Cancer Research, and its seed money cancer research projects.
A dance program for children in grades 1-12 and adults stresses dance as an exercise for a prudent healthy lifestyle.
A limited amount of funds are available to provide scientific meetings. Recent symposiums were held at the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Cincinnati Cancer Consortium.
Ohio Cancer Research Special Events are presented to raise funds for seed money cancer research and to increase awareness of the importance of early detection in saving lives.