We're all One Degree from cancer.
A family member. A friend. A child. We all know someone who has fought this disease, possibly even ourselves.
Cancer research saves lives, yet federal cancer research funding is dramatically lower than in 2003, adjusting for inflation.
The One Degree project is a massive public statement: we're all One Degree from cancer, and we're ready to end this disease.
Our task is big, and our ask is bold: By 2017, we want Congress to increase cancer research funding by $1 billion.