World Ovarian Cancer Day

8 May

Ovarian Cancer

Every year over 300 000 women will hear “you have ovarian cancer”.

Low-grade serous is a hard to treat ovarian cancer which disproportionately affects young women.

With current medical treatments less than half of all women live longer than 9 years.

As many as 100 000 women around the world are living with low-grade serous ovarian cancer today.


May 8 World Ovarian Cancer Day is an initiative of the World Ovarian Cancer Coalition.

World Ovarian Cancer Day Logo: A round O with teal and purple
This year's theme is #PowerfulTogether. Behind every cancer survivor are thousands of individuals who decided to donate, fundraiser and advocate for research. Help improve outcomes for women facing ovarian cancer. We are #PowerfulTogether.

 

Women

With low-grade serous ovarian cancer are mothers, daughters, sisters, aunts and nieces.

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Cure Our Ovarian Cancer

Works with world leading researchers to fund life-saving low-grade serous ovarian cancer research. Researchers have the skills and knowledge needed to improve womens lives but they desperately need your help to fund their life-saving research.

With your help we can fund research to find better treatments but we need to act now.

Will you help us make a difference?

Ways to Help

This World Ovarian Cancer Day – life-saving change starts with you.

Select an option below for more information.

Share the
symptoms

1 in 70 women will get ovarian cancer in their lifetime

Essential information

For you and the women you love

Find it here

Share our social media

You have a #PowerfulVoice

Fundraise

Create a fundraiser

Create a
Fundraiser

In less than ten minutes you can create a fundraiser to support life-saving research for low-grade serous ovarian cancer.

Act Now

Join the Bigger Picture

A visual representation of everyone committed to making ovarian cancer better.

We are #PowerfulTogether

Add your voice to thousands around the world helping improve outcomes for people with ovarian cancer.

Learn More

Go Public

To help us spread our message further

Resources

For useful information
on how to get share our message with the media - news, radio and TV

Press release and media guide

Share your
story

If you or a loved one has low-grade serous ovarian cancer

Sharing your story

Gives a personal face to our cancer and encourages people to donate to research.

Act Now

Act now

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