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Calendar of cancer awareness months and ribbon colors

  • January : Cervical Cancer Awareness Month (Teal/White)
  • February : 1. National Cancer Prevention Month 2. Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness Month (Kelly Green)
  • March: --1. Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month (Dark Blue) ----2. Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month (Burgundy) ----3. National Kidney Cancer Awareness Month (Orange)
  • April:---1. Testicular Cancer Awareness Month (Orchid) ---2.Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month (Periwinkle) ---3.Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month (Burgundy/Ivory)
  • May: ----1. Brain Cancer Awareness Month (Grey) ---2. Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month (Black) ----3. Bladder Cancer Awareness Month (Marigold/Blue/Purple)
  • June: National Cancer Survivors Day
  • July: Sarcoma Awareness Week (Yellow)
  • September: --1. Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (Gold) --2.Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month (Peach) --3.Hodgkin's Lymphoma Awareness Month (Violet) --4.Leukemia Awareness Month (Orange)
  • September: ---5. Lymphoma Awareness Month (Lime Green) --6.Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month (Teal) --7.Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month (Teal/Pink/Blue) --8. Prostate Cancer Awareness Month (Light Blue)
  • October: --1. Breast Cancer Awareness Month (Pink) --2.Liver Cancer Awareness Month (Emerald Green)
  • November: --1.Lung Cancer Awareness Month (White) --2. Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Month (Zebra Stripe) --3. National Family Caregivers Month (Plum)
  • November 4. Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month (Purple) 5. Stomach Cancer Awareness Month®* (Periwinkle)

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