Advocate for more federal research funding for pancreatic cancer with local elected officials in CT


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Multiple addresses across ConnecticutMeriden, CT 06450


Did you know that 80 percent of all pancreatic cancer research dollars come from federal funding? In order to make progress for cancer patients across the nation, we need to advocate for continued federal funding for cancer research.

It all starts with individuals in your community raising their voice and becoming an advocate for the pancreatic cancer community!

As the Advocacy Chair for the Connecticut Affiliate, you’ll meet with local and national political leaders and make an impact on the national political stage.

Help us take our message to Washington and tell Congress to dedicate more funding to pancreatic cancer research to double pancreatic cancer survival by 2020!

For more information about our National advocacy efforts, visit


  • Networking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

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Requirements & Commitment

  • 3-4 hours per week
  • An interest in advocacy and a passion for beating pancreatic cancer!

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