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My dad (Scott Cartwright)

April 12, 1957 - August 14, 2011

It has been one full year since I lost my dad to colon cancer. I recently found his old Twitter profile and was reminded of what a sweet, hillarious, brilliant guy he was. I would give anything for a funny tweet from him, or for one of his random, thoughtful "I love you" texts. As I approach some huge life changes this next month my heart aches because I can't go to him for advice. He always knew exactly what to do, and his solutions were always based on integrity. I know with out a doubt that his family was the most important thing in his life, and that knowledge and love has gotten me through this last year with out him. I miss him so much.

Are you at Risk For Colorectal Cancer?

  • 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths for men and women combined
  • Colonoscopies not only discover cancer, but can also stop cancer
  • 50% of Americans still do not get colonoscopy reimbursement
  • Colon cancer research is still vastly under-funded

Events in Your Neighborhood

December 4

Fighting a Smarter War on Colorectal Cancer

Washington, DC
Join Chris4Life and Colon Cancer Alliance in a joint partnership for  Fighting a ... Read More »

March 22

10th Annual Scope It Out 5K Washington DC

Washington, DC
The 10th Annual Scope It Out 5K Washington DC on March 22, 2015 at 9:00am Read More »

April 12

5th Annual Cookies4Chris

Pittsburgh, PA
The 5th Annual Cookies4Chris Luncheon & Vendor Show Read More »

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