OCRF & Ovarian Cancer National Alliance are now one strong, united, inspiring voice!
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) have led the way in advocacy, research and support for patients and their families for over 22 years. As of January 2016, we are pleased to announce we are joining together to form Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA), the largest global organization dedicated to advancing ovarian cancer research while supporting women and their families. Read the exciting news!

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Kiehl’s Since 1851 Celebrates LifeRide for Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance

Finale Event Celebrated at Kiehl’s Santa Monica on September 22 WHO: Kiehl’s President Chris Salgardo OCRFA President and CEO Audra Moran LifeRider Scott Patterson LifeRider Gilles Marini LifeRider Luke Wessman LifeRider Grant Reynolds …And special guests, including: Alyssa Milano Amanda Ensing ... 

Wheels Up Announces WHEELS UP CARES Philanthropy Program; Introduces First-Ever Teal Beechcraft King Air 350i Airplane in Support of Ovarian Cancer

Teal Plane Joins the Wheels Up Pink Plane NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Wheels Up Founder and CEO Kenny Dichter today announced the launch of WHEELS UP CARES, a philanthropic initiative to raise awareness and funds for a cause important to the Company, and its members. Through the WHEELS... 

2016 Woman to Woman Grantees Announced

OCRFA is pleased to announce the recipients of 2016 Woman to Woman grants. Woman to Woman is a network of trained volunteers—survivors of gynecologic cancer—that provide hope, support and education to women in treatment for ovarian and other gynecologic cancers in a variety of settings. Woman to... 

OCRFA Applauds Food and Drug Administration’s Statement on Ovarian Cancer Screening Test

For Immediate Release September 7, 2016 Contact: Lisa Mauti lmauti@ocrfa.org 443-845-2626 Today the FDA issued an important safety communication about tests marketed as ovarian cancer screening tests, including the ROCA Test developed by Abcodia Incorporated. The FDA states, “despite extensive research... 

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month #30DaysofTeal

Follow OCRFA on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, share, and join the conversation at #30DaysofTeal! September 27: Meet a Researcher: We had the chance to interview Dr. Hui Shen, a 2016 Liz Tilberis Early Career Award grantee to get to know her! Read our interview here. #30DaysofTeal This post is sponsored... 

Super Saturday Events Raise Close to $3.5 Million for OCRFA

Donna Karan, Kelly Ripa and Gabby Karan de Felice hosted Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance’s (OCRFA) 19th annual Super Saturday NY. Guests in attendance included: June Ambrose, Joy Behar, Kelly Bensimon, Lorraine Bracco, Jonathan Cheban, Mayor Rudolph & Judith Giuliani, Katherine Jenkins,... 

OCRFA Founder Sol Schreiber passes away

(6/9/16) With deep sorrow, Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance mourns the passing of our beloved founder and Chairman Emeritus, Sol Schreiber. We are profoundly grateful for his foresight in founding this organization, as well as his unwavering leadership through the years. His steady commitment to... 

Action Alert: Protect Ovarian Cancer Research Funding at the Department of Defense

Later this week, we’ll be sending out a request for you to take Action to help protect ovarian cancer research funding at the Department of Defense. The Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) is part of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program in the Department of Defense (DoD), and funds... 

Newk’s Unites 100 Restaurants to Raise $100,000 for Ovarian Cancer Research

Foodie Fast-Casual Brand Reaches Halfway Point in Its 200-Unit Growth Plan JACKSON, Miss. — Pairing a big moment with a big cause, fast-casual Newk’s Eatery is celebrating its centennial restaurant opening by uniting system-wide to raise $100,000 for ovarian cancer research starting April 4. Each... 

Stand Up To Cancer Supports “Innovation in Collaboration” in Cancer Research with $1 Million for Five Teams through Phillip A. Sharp Awards

May 2, 2016 – Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) has awarded a total of $1 million to five teams of cancer researchers to advance “innovation in collaboration” among SU2C-­‐affiliated scientists. Each team, consisting of researchers from different SU2C-­‐supported “Dream Teams” or research programs,...