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Two Families, Twelve Models, One Mission: De-stigmatizing Anal Cancer

The Behind Cancer Campaign Two families, twelve models, one mission: de-stigmatizing anal cancer. The De Nardos and the Almadas are two families whose lives were changed by anal cancer. Inspired by their personal struggles to cope and care for a parent suffering from the disease, the two families have teamed up to deliver the 2013… read more

The Foundation Expands to the UK

Consistent with our mission to reduce global suffering from anal cancer and the virus that causes the majority of its cases, HPV, we are happy to announce that the Anal Cancer Foundation has registered as a charity in England and Wales (Charity No. 1147457). The Anal Cancer Foundation aims to galvanize a global community of… read more

World’s First Anal Cancer Professional Society

We are thrilled to post that the Anal Cancer Foundation and the Farrah Fawcett Foundation each contributed a $50,000 grant to seed the world’s first anal cancer professional society. The International Anal Neoplasia Society (IANS), available at, is the recipient of the foundation’s first educational grant. IANS is the first professional society solely dedicated to… read more