November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month

Help us Turn the US Periwinkle!

We want every state to recognize November as Curing Stomach Cancer Month, so we need your help to make this happen. It is actually much easier than you think to accomplish this. Use the links below to contact your state's Governor and make the request. Once it is declared, don't forget to take a photo holding your downloadable state sign and share it with us on Facebook using the hashtag #CuringStomachCancerMonth or email it to

Other Ways to Get Involved

The Power of Periwinkle with My Gut Feeling

In 2023, DDF partnered with My Gut Feeling: Stomach Cancer Foundation of Canada in its annual “The Power of Periwinkle” monument lighting campaign. Alongside international allies Vivere Senza Stomaco (Italy) and Kibounokai (Japan), DDF helped illuminate more than 175 locations around the world in periwinkle blue, commemorating Stomach Cancer Awareness Day on November 30, 2023.

For real-time updates and confirmed places in Canada, the USA, Japan, and Italy, visit

To read our press release recap of this incredible accomplishment, click here.

Stay tuned to join us in making an even bigger global impact in 2024!


Participate in a DDF event or host your own event.

We make it very easy by providing you with the tools and assistance to host your own DDF event. Contact the DDF Event Manager at or 954-475-1200 for an event application, checklists, and guidelines to assist you.

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