Each September, the nation recognizes prostate cancer awareness month to help defeat the third leading cause of cancer deaths among men. An estimated 29,430 husbands, sons, brothers, fathers, and grandfathers will lose their lives to prostate cancer in 2018.

An Ohio resident has been hard at work to ensure that these proclamations are renewed annually. Linda Hoetger has spoken with local leaders to remind communities of the pain and suffering of prostate cancer. As a result, Mayors, Legislators, City Council Members, and Town/Village managers and County Commissioners will issue a proclamation or resolution declaring September prostate cancer awareness month.

Monday, September 8, 2014

Packed and ready for DC!

Petey is packed and ready for his road trip to Washington,DC for a few days. Mom has a Leadership Conference on Monday and meetings with Legislative Assistants at Senator Brown, Senator Portman and with Congresswoman Beatty on September 16th.

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