For Immediate Release
November 1, 2016;12:50pm
DPHSS Release No. 2017-007
Deadline Extended: Guam Comprehensive Cancer Control Cancer Awards Nominations
The Department of Public Health and Social Services, in partnership with the Guam Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition (CCC) is seeking nominations from the community for the Remi H. Pangan† Spirit of Life Award and the Spirit of Collaboration Award. Nominees do not have to be members of the CCC Coalition.
The Remi H. Pangan† Spirit of Life Award is presented to a cancer survivor, caregiver, or other individual for his/her encouragement in fighting cancer, dedication to promoting public awareness of cancer survivorship issues and improving the quality of life for cancer survivors, caregivers, and their families.
The Spirit of Collaboration Award is presented to organizations that demonstrate exemplary collaborative efforts in the fight against cancer. Collaboration is defined as the act of working together to achieve a particular goal or objective. Collaboration can occur within one organization (between two or more programs or services) or it can be between two or more different organizations.
Applications can also be downloaded from the Department of Public Health and Social Services website at http://www.dphss.guamdev.com.
The deadline to submit application forms has been extended until November 14, 2016 at 5:00 pm.