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Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project

The 2015 Online Quilt Auction will benefit the Blanton-Davis Ovarian Cancer Research Program at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Through innovative research, this program aims to develop effective screening methods and ultimately a cure for ovarian cancer. 

 

 

 

Experts recommend women see their health care provider, preferably a gynecologist, if they experience any of the following unexplained conditions almost daily for more than a few weeks

  • Bloating
  • Pelvic or abdominal pain
  • Difficulty eating or feeling full quickly
  • Frequent and/or urgent need to urinate


Important Dates & E-News

October 30 - November 2, 2014: International Quilt Festival Houston

May 15, 2015: Deadline for receiving quilts

October 21 - November 4, 2015: Online Quilt Auction

 

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We are currently receiving quilt donations for the 2015 Quilt Auction. 

"Cherrywood for the Cure" Challenge

This challenge is an opportunity to make a Cherrywood quilt and show your support for research and education.

Read more about the challenge




Create and Donate a Quilt

The next Online Quilt Auction will be in 2015. More details to come. See below for the awareness colors for each type of gynecologic cancer.

General guidelines for donating completed quilts



Other Ways to Support Our Cause

Of course, we can't all create a beautiful quilt.  There are other ways to donate and promote awareness (and therefore prevent) gynecologic cancers. Find out other ways to support the Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project.




About the Quilt Project

Did you know our Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project began in 2002? It continues to grow every year.  

Read more about how this project began.

For more information, call 713-792-2765, or e-mail us at gynonccommunityrelations@mdanderson.org.


© 2014 The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center