Colon Cancer is not Our Tradition

Get screened.

American Indian Cancer Foundation urges all American Indian men and women over the age of 50 to get screened for colon cancer. Colon cancer screening SAVES lives.

  • “We are all related.” American Indians ages 50 and above can receive a $20 gift card after their colon cancer screening.
  • HO-WAH!! With our Refer-A-Relative program anyone can refer two American Indians and receive a $15 gift card, per person who completes their colon cancer screening.
  • All referred relatives who complete their screening will receive a $20 gift card

If you have insurance, please follow the steps below:

  1. Contact your health care provider to set up an appointment for your colon cancer screening

  2. Fill in the Refer-a-Relative screening voucher completely (front & back)

  3. Mail the voucher and proof of screening to :

                              American Indian Cancer Foundation

                              Attn: Joy Rivera-Community Education Specialist

                              3001 Broadway Street NE, Ste. 185

                              Minneapolis, MN 55413

If you do NOT have insurance, Please contact Joy Rivera at 612-314-4843 to be connected to the Minnesota Department of Health Sage Scopes program. If eligible, you will can receive a FREE colon cancer screening.

On behalf of our community, we hope you will take this opportunity to get screened and help our people in reducing colon cancer. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Joy Rivera
at 612-314-4843 or

* Refer-A-Relative runs from 3/1/2018-3/31/2019. This is currently a pilot program that is only available to Minnesota residents at this time.