Ovarian Cancer Awarness
Sigma Alpha Omega partners nationally with the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance, whose goal is to unite individuals and organizations in a movement to spread awareness about ovarian cancer.
Our chapter works to support this organization as well as other local organizations associated with our philanthropy.
Every year more than 21,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the US
Each year about 15,000 women die of ovarian cancer
A woman’s lifetime risk of developing invasive ovarian cancer is 1 in 71
A woman’s lifetime risk of dying from invasive ovarian cancer is 1 in 95