mesothelioma awareness

Gearing up for Mesothelioma Awareness Day

For this year’s Mesothelioma Awareness Day on September 26, the Meso Foundation will focus its efforts on raising awareness of this aggressive cancer by leading a campaign titled “Painting the World in Mesothelioma Awareness.”
“We ask that everyone affected by mesothelioma, including mesothelioma patients and their families, those who have lost a loved one to this cancer, […]


Meso Warrior Heather Nash Makes Video to Raise Awareness

The Meso Foundation was recently featured in a video released by a mesothelioma warrior, Heather Nash, whose goal was to correct misconception about this deadly cancer and to request that viewers support the Meso Foundation.
In the video, Heather leafs through written cardboard sheets from which the viewer learns about her story. On them, she says, […]


Media Coverage Raises Mesothelioma Awareness

On Friday, September 26, the Meso Foundation and the mesothelioma community recognized Mesothelioma Awareness Day.
Among the many efforts to raise awareness on Friday, some took to the media to have their message broadcast to a wide audience.
We are listing here just two of those (if you obtained media coverage, please let us know so we […]


Get Ready for Meso Awareness Day 2014

Mesothelioma Awareness Day is just around the corner on September 26th! Established by Meso Foundation volunteers in 2004, Meso Awareness Day has been the driving force behind the movement to bring more attention and funding to this cancer. In the last ten years, through various activities, the Meso Foundation and its volunteers have been able to obtain […]


Volunteers Needed: Meso Foundation’s Water Stop at NYC Marathon

This year, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation has an opportunity to staff the water stop at Mile 19 of the New York City Marathon. This is an official water stop of the marathon and is a tremendous opportunity to raise awareness of our cause at such a world-famous event. This event features over 50,000 runners, […]