The ECAA Board of Directors always has a door open for new talent to join. Please Write Us if you are interested in joining the board!
Yes, please visit our Helpful Downloads page.
None. ECAA is 100% volunteer and does not have any paid staff — part time or full time.
Prior to 2012, ECAA had a membership feature which allowed paid members to receive newsletters and discounted merchandise. Now membership is free, by simply subscribing to the online newsletter.
ECAA is a nonprofit. We want to promote awareness, education, support and research for EC. Learn more about our mission here.
Yes, please visit our Helpful Links page. ECAA has a strong focus in helping promote education, raise awareness, drive fundraising for research and provide support to those affected by the disease.
All monies raised go toward events, promotional awareness materials and funding research.
Less than 5% of donations are administrative costs, which include website, letterhead and other administrative costs.
There are no paid staff of ECAA.
ECAA has no brick and mortar location, but we have a mailbox at PO Box 55071 #15530, Boston MA, 02205-5071.
We have a Community Group where patients, survivors and caregivers can meet. ECAA does not actively manage the group; it is community driven.
We also have a Facebook Page in which ECAA sends out updates. ECAA actively manages the group.
ECAA has a Twitter handle (@ECAware) and uses the hashtag #EsophagealCancer and #BeECAware to trend comments and tweets.
The color of EC Awareness is periwinkle (). You can buy your periwinkle merchandise at the ECAA Online Store.
EC is an acronym for Esophageal Cancer. For more definitions, please refer to our dictionary.