Picture a World Without Cancer - A #GivingTuesday Campaign
On November 29th, the Cancer Research Foundation is joining a global giving movement called #GivingTuesday. It’s a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. It's a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Our "Picture a World Without Cancer" campaign's mission is to inspire a movement to share stories of support, survival, and strength in the fight against cancer.
What is #GivingTuesday?
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
How Can I Help?
Send mails to all your friends and contacts asking them to join you in supporting the Cancer Research Foundation in "Picturing a World Without Cancer." Joining the campign is easy - just go to
Share the Cancer Researh Foundation Giving Tuesday Campaign with everyone on Facebook and Twitter. Here are some possible posts/tweets:
Join @cancerrf on #givingtuesday with their "Picture a World Without Cancer" campaign to find a cure. #thebesthope http://bit.ly/2faTxA2
@cancerrf is joining @GivingTues 2 bring awareness & fight #cancer. Learn how to help us find a cure. http://bit.ly/2faTxA2 #thebesthope
Help @CancerRF change the world on #givingtuesday & share your story in the fight against cancer. #thebesthope http://bit.ly/2dpcRN0
To learn more about the CRF's GivingTuesday Campagin visit our campaign page at www.cancerf.org/givingtuesday
"I owe a great deal to the Cancer Research Foundation for giving me a head start. This financial help made the difference between my getting a fast and successful start, and my other wise struggling to obtain the necessary funds to get my research program started."Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology and Human Genetics University of Chicago
April 30, 2010