Ovarian Cancer
Associations, foundations, societies - USA
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State-Level Organizations

Caring Together Albany, NY
providing support, education and advocacy for women with ovarian cancer; supporting research efforts aimed at finding an early detection test and a cure

Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance (COCA) Denver, CO
promotes increased awareness about ovarian cancer in Colorado through advocacy, education and support

Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance (GOCA) Atlanta, GA
increases awareness and educates Georgia's women and their families as well as the healthcare community about risks, symptoms, and treatment of ovarian cancer leading to earlier detection

Lilies of the Valley Huntsville, AL
educates, raises awareness, and disseminates information about ovarian cancer to ovarian cancer patients and survivors, the general public, and the medical community in the Tennessee Valley region

Long Island OCEANS Brightwaters, NY
provides support, resources, networking, and education for those women diagnosed with ovarian cancer

Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MIOCA) Ann Arbor, MI
raises awareness of ovarian cancer, provides resources and support to survivors and their families, advocates both locally and federally, educates Michigan communities, and funds innovative ovarian cancer research

Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MOCA) Minneapolis, MN
creates an awareness regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer; creates and promotes resources for support, networking and education for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer; advances ovarian cancer research toward better treatment, diagnosis and a cure

Ovar'coming Together Indianapolis, IN
creates awareness regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer; provides resources for support, networking, and education for those women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and their caregivers; supports the advancement of research for early detection and cure

Ovarian Awareness of Kentucky (OAK) Louisville, KY
provides resources for support, networking, and education for women who are diagnosed with gynecological cancers and their caregivers; creates awareness among women and the greater community regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Arizona (OCAZ) Phoenix, AZ
elevating ovarian cancer awareness, survivorship, and care

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH
creates public awareness to the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, provides support, resources, and education to ovarian cancer survivors and caregivers; funds research focused on early detection and a cure

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Ohio (OCAO) Dublin, OH
promotes early detection of ovarian cancer with advocacy, education, awareness, and public outreach

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Oregon and Southwest Washington Vancouver, WA
promotes awareness of ovarian cancer; provides education to women and the health care community; offers support to all ovarian cancer survivors by providing opportunities for networking, education and community outreach; advocates for public policy and funding for ovarian cancer research

Ovarian & Gynecologic Cancer Coalition of Greater Washington (OGCC) Arlington, VA
educating women and health care providers about the symptoms and risk factors of ovarian cancer; providing supportive programs and information for ovarian cancer survivors and their families; helping to shape a national and regional agenda to improve awareness of the disease; advocating for needed research to improve detection, treatment and the quality of life for survivors

Rhode Island Ovarian Cancer Alliance (RIOCA) Cranston, RI
educates and raises awareness about ovarian cancer for earlier detection

South Carolina Ovarian Cancer Foundation (SCOCF) Greenville, SC
support of ovarian cancer patients; education of the public and healthcare providers; research on ovarian cancer in the state of South Carolina

St. Louis Ovarian Cancer Awareness (SLOCA) St. Louis, MO
promoting awareness of early warning signs and standards of care, enabling early diagnosis and promoting ovarian cancer research and survivor support

Utah Ovarian Cancer Alliance (UOCA) Salt Lake City, UT
increases education and awareness of the symptoms of ovarian cancer, promotes local and national activities that provide support and networking for the ovarian cancer community

Vicki Welsh Fund Kansas City, MO
fights ovarian cancer in the Kansas City area by promoting awareness of the disease, creating widespread recognition of its symptoms and improving screening thus helping to increase early diagnosis

Wisconsin Ovarian Cancer Alliance (WOCA) New Berlin, WI
educating individuals, medical community and organizations to recognize ovarian cancer's subtle symptoms; supports Wisconsin women and their families in their battle against ovarian cancer; supports the advocacy efforts of Ovarian Cancer National Alliance to secure additional funds and advance research toward a cure


State-Level Organizations - California

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of California Manteca, CA
ovarian cancer advocacy organization

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of San Diego Coronado, CA
advancing cancer research and education of the medical community for early diagnosis, improving the quality of care for patients and expanding their community outreach program to civic groups, organizations and the general public throughout the San Diego County

Ovarian Cancer Coalition of Greater California (OCC) Studio City, CA
educates the general public as well as the medical community of the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer; supports research to help find an early detection method and a successful treatment

Ovarian Cancer Orange County Alliance (OCOCA) Anaheim, CA
educates the community about ovarian cancer; assists newly diagnosed women and women in treatment for ovarian cancer by offering outreach, information and telephone support


State-Level Organizations - Florida

Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Foundation St. Petersburg, FL
sponsors research; assists in the development of an early detection and prevention; educates the community; offers financial assistance to patients

Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Florida (OCAF) Longwood, FL
educating women throughout the state about ovarian cancer

Space Coast Ovarian/Gynecologic Cancer Alliance Malabar, FL
sharing information on OVCA news, events, and important information that should be shared in the community


Other

Blanton-Davis Ovarian Cancer Research Program Houston, TX
develops effective screening methods and, ultimately, a cure for ovarian cancer through innovative research into the causes, prevention, detection and treatment of the disease

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE) Tampa, FL
provides women with resources to determine whether they are at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer due to genetic predisposition, family history, or other factors; provides information about options for managing and living with these risk factors; provides support for women as they pursue these options

FamiliesROC Fenton, MO
raising awareness of ovarian cancer; supporting women and their families as they deal with the disease

HERA Women's Cancer Foundation Carbondale, CO
empowering: women to take control of their health; research scientists to find new directions in early detection, treatment, and prevention; communities to provide support

Laura Crandall Brown Ovarian Cancer Foundation Birmingham, AL
funding in support of research in the early detection and treatment of ovarian cancer

Lynne Cohen Foundation for Ovarian Cancer Research (LCF) Santa Monica, CA
supporting groundbreaking research to improve the survival rates for women with ovarian cancer

Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research Seattle, WA
funding innovative research; funding promising scientists; providing ovarian cancer screening; organizing educational symposium

MONARCH Charitable Organization Queensbury, NY
raising funds in support of scientific research for the treatment and cure of ovarian cancer

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) Boca Raton, FL
raises awareness and promotes education about ovarian cancer

Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (NLOCF) Birmingham, AL
raises funds for ovarian cancer research; increases awareness about the risks, symptoms and treatments of this disease

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA) New York, NY
promotes, advocates for and supports scientific research as it relates to the causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and cure for ovarian cancer; provides education about ovarian cancer; promotes, advocates for and provides supportive services to persons affected by ovarian cancer

Ovarian Cycle Atlanta, GA
supports research leading to a reliable screening test for ovarian cancer

Pacific Ovarian Cancer Research Consortium (POCRC) Seattle, WA
community-based, multidisciplinary, translational research program composed of clinicians and scientists from the region with the primary goal of improving ovarian cancer outcomes

Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation (SROCF) Havertown, PA
promotes awareness of ovarian cancer by educating both women and physicians; advocates for early diagnostic testing and more effective treatments; raises funds to help advance research towards a cure

SHARE (Self-help for Women with Breast or Ovarian Cancer) New York, NY
offers peer-led support to women with breast or ovarian cancer, their families and friends

Teal Ribbon Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation Gaithersburg, MD
raises funds to advance ovarian cancer research towards a cure; advocates for early diagnostic treatment programs; improves the lives of ovarian cancer survivors

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