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The Screen to Save Initiative aims to increase life-saving colorectal cancer screening rates in communities that need it most. Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the United States and second leading cause of cancer death. People age 50 and older from racially and ethnically diverse communities have lower screening rates than the general population.

Screen to Save provides tailored education and outreach that increases access to resources for those who are disproportionately affected by colorectal cancer. As a part of Screen to Save, NCI-supported community health educators are working with a diverse partner network to deliver NCI-approved colorectal cancer screening information nationally and locally.

Join NCI community health educators and partners in helping to increase colorectal cancer screenings among men and women age 50–75 from racially and ethnically diverse communities and in rural areas.

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#ScreentoSave aims to increase #colorectalcancer screening rates in racially/ethnically diverse & rural communities

Support the Vision

If your organization supports Screen to Save’s vision to increase colorectal cancer screening rates among racially and ethnically diverse communities and in rural areas, you can show your support by adding this graphic and link to your website.

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#DYK, there’s more than 1 way to #getscreened for #ColorectalCancer—including at home options? #ScreentoSave

Partners and Collaborators

We believe that together, we can reduce colorectal cancer incidence and death and ultimately eliminate its associated disparities. Screen to Save is partnering and collaborating with organizations across the country that share our vision that everyone should be screened to save lives and that support increasing outreach, awareness, and linkages to care in racially/ethnically diverse communities and rural areas. For more information, please contact

Thank you to the partners and collaborators that are supporting this vision!

National Partners

These partners have a national presence, and they collaborate with multiple CHE sites:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable
  • Hemosure

Local Partners

These partners collaborate with CHEs in their geographic, local areas:

  • Coalicíon de Cáncer Colorrectal de Puerto Rico
  • Kansas Cancer Partnership
  • National Black Leadership Initiative on Cancer, Houston
  • New Hampshire Comprehensive Cancer Collaboration
  • New Hampshire Colorectal Cancer Screening Program

Featured Community Collaborators

These featured sites have recognized the value of Screen to Save and have chosen to collaborate with NCI to implement and promote the program in their communities.

  • Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland OH — Ashley King, Community Health Educator
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#ScreentoSave community health educators across the US are educating their communities about #ColorectalCancer.

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