Buddy2_ARLooking for a way to pay it forward? Be a Buddy!

As a survivor or caregiver, you know better than anyone else what it is like to go through treatment, how to deal with side effects and how to manage all the emotions – highs and lows – that come with a cancer diagnosis. Share your experience and expertise by volunteering as a peer-to-peer Buddy to another patient, survivor or family member.

Buddy Spotlight

Kim is a seven-year stage IV survivor who was diagnosed at 35 years old

Kim Newcomer is a passionate and tireless Buddy to so many who are newly diagnosed under 50. Her devotion to helping others is like no other and her story gives hope to everyone she meets. She never stops sharing the message of screening and survivorship in her role as a Board Member for the Arizona Chapter of the Colorectal Cancer Alliance,  Phoenix Undy RunWalk Chairperson and Co-Chair of Fundraising and Development the committee for Never Too Young.

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