Mission Statement

The mission of Central Pennsylvania Coalition United to Fight Cancer, CATALYST is to improve the cancer rate of ethnic and minority persons in central Pennsylvania and statewide.The initial focus was on breast, cervical and prostate cancer.We promote the benefits of early detections by using culturally sensitive approaches.

About Central Pennsylvania Coalition United to Fight Cancer, CATALYST

Greetings from the Central Pennsylvania Coalition United Cancer, CATALYST

About Central Pennsylvania Coalition United to Fight Cancer, CATALYST

Greetings and thank you to our past supporters during the fifteen years! We invite you to join us again and we welcome new supporters as we continue to fight the fight

  1. We have presented educational workshops with the help of our community partners and will reach a mile stone of 24 years on February 29, 2020.
  2. We have broadened our educational workshops to include information regarding other cancer diagnosis as well as chronic diseases.
  3. We have featured over 500 health professionals to provide culturally appropriate cancer as well as chronic diseases programs in underserved communities.
  4. We are inclusive and invite all persons to join us in our mission!
  5. We facilitate a monthly support group with various diagnoses.Men and women are welcome!
  6. We also facilitate a "Cheer Outreach Ministry" for cancer survivors and family members.We send over 100 inspirational cards monthly since the year 2000 "So, get your high heel sneakers ready" See You There!

Contact Information

Barbara E. Jackson
Phone: 717-221-1014
catalystcaresforyou@gmail.com