Education: Gastric Cancer Foundation serves as a comprehensive resource for anyone with stomach cancer, their family, friends or caregivers – after a new diagnosis, during treatment and post-treatment.
Research: Gastric Cancer Foundation funds cutting edge research in stomach cancer. In 2011, Gastric Cancer Foundation opened the first national Gastric Cancer Registry, a data bank of information and tissue samples to support intensified research and advance understanding of the disease.
Advocacy and community: Gastric Cancer Foundation works to connect patients and caregivers to a supportive community of people who have experienced similar struggles and can provide hope and encouragement. Gastric Cancer Foundation also strives to increase awareness of stomach cancer through ongoing outreach and communications activities, and a growing number of events held across the United States.