Ally Updates

Courtney Forget: Only rainbows after rain

Courtney Forget was created to create. As an elementary school art teacher to 800 students, Courtney inspires minds and uses humor to encourage everyone around her. Even with the diagnosis of stage four colorectal cancer, her ability to marry art with humor never took a backseat. In September of 2014, Courtney experienced uncomfortable digestive issues, […]

Maryhelen: A sister committed to a promise

March 22 is officially recognized as National Lynch Syndrome Day. There are a number of hereditary conditions that can increase the risk of colorectal cancer (CRC), but Lynch syndrome is the most common, with about 3 to 5 percent of CRC cases are caused by Lynch syndrome, according to the National Institutes of Health. People with Lynch Syndrome […]