Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force


Your best defense against colon cancer.



The Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force, formerly the Douglas/Sarpy County Task Force, was formed in 1999to increase public awareness of colon cancer and the importance of early detection and prevention. Health organizations, businesses, colon cancer survivors, and volunteers throughout the community engaged in a comprehensive effort to get the community talking about colon cancer and… Read more »

Rolanda the Inflatable Colon

Rolanda the Inflatable Colon

Check out our new fun and educational journey for colon cancer awareness! Learn more...

Boxer 500
Boxer 500
Signature Event

A 5K run/walk, 1M walk and kid’s event to raise awareness and for colorectal cancer. Learn more...

Rollin' To Colon
Rollin' To Colon
Signature Event

Cycling to raise awareness for colon cancer and funds to support the Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force. Learn more...

Rhonda's Challenge
Signature Event

Rhonda’s Team was started in April of 2014 as a way to honor Rhonda VanBeek, the mother of Justin VanBeek, owner and head coach of CrossFit Hydro gym. Learn more...

Colon Cancer Fact


It often has no symptoms. This is why regular screening is so important. Without proper screening, 1 in 17 people will get colon cancer in their lifetime.

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