Letters to the editor are an effective way to generate public awareness and get the attention of our local, state, and federal representatives. They can help you spread information and encourage advocacy in your community.

Many people are unaware of the increased incidence of colorectal cancer among young adults. A letter to the editor is a great way to educate your community about colorectal cancer and the importance of early screenings.

The best letters to the editor are informative, yet short and sweet. We’ve drafted a sample letter that you can use as is or personalize as part of the August Recess Challenge. But again, keep it brief! Fill in the form below and click “Get Papers” to select your local newspapers you wish to submit your letter to. Join us in raising your voice! 

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Step 2 - Write your message

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