Providing hope to cholangiocarcinoma patients by raising and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure cholangiocarcinoma, and providing support as they navigate their journey through mentoring, advocacy, love and prayer.



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Craine's Cholangiocarcinoma Crew Fund

c/o Akron Community Foundation

345 West Cedar Street

Akron, OH 44307




Crew "In The News"



Below is a list of articles where we have been featured or mentioned. Click on the link to view the complete article:





• American Liver Foundation, "Lisa's Story", June 2021


Bath Home Serves as Support, Stop in ‘Journey of Hope’, June 2021




Lisa’s Rare Cancer Story, Sept. 2020


Mike Shane Memorial Fund Blog, Dec. 2020





Capital Hill Day Advocating for Liver Cancer


Ohio Cancer Survivor Serves Community Through Mentorship and Guidance, October 2019


Bath Country Journal, May 2019

Inside Greenville, May 2019: Janice Meyers: Giving a Face to Cholangiocarcinoma

National Organization for Rare Disorders, October 2019: Voices of Rare Cancer: Lisa's Story




• 2017 Hoban Knight Award Article


• Catalyst Article: A New Home for Cancer Care




• Article: Precision Medicine, Part II by Laura Putre


• My ASCO Experience: Love, Hope and Now a Sprinkle of Science, by Lisa Craine


• Cure Today Article: My Story with Cholangiocarcinoma


Spirit of Philanthropy Article: Funding Groundbreaking Cancer Research




• Akron Beacon Journal: June 8. 2015: Akron Community Foundation Celebrates 60 years

• Cleveland Clinic Cancer Consult - Winter 2015: Bringing Precision Medicine to Biliary Cancers

• The Bath Country Journal: July 2015: Grapevine by Mary Colarik




• Cleveland Raising Funds - and Hope


The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation Spotlight Article

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