Share Your Story

A tribute to a doctor or caregiver. A memory of someone special. An account of a life-changing experience. Your stories of hope, courage and strength can serve as inspiration to all. And now you have the opportunity to share your story – your tribute – to those who fight cancer everyday and whose care shapes the lives of everyone around you.

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We encourage you to share you own special photo of the individual, family, or friends. Once you select your photo from your computer and click "Submit Story" below, you will be asked to crop your photo to a square using the tools provided. If you do not wish to share a photo, simply check the box instead.



Tell us your story.

Please share your story of how cancer has touched you or someone you care about.

Character limit: 3,000

We want to know who you are.

We want to know who you are. Thank you in advance for sharing your story with us. Please take a moment to review our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. After clicking "Submit Story" and submitting your story, we will review your submission. Once it is approved, you will receive a confirmation at the e-mail address you provide below with a link to your story to share with others.



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