Welcome to the 5C

The Calhoun County Cancer Control Coalition (5C) is a group of individuals working together to reduce the cancer burden in Calhoun County through community collaboration.

The Priority Areas of the 5C are Tobacco/Lung Cancer Prevention, Prostate Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, and Breast Cancer.

Support the 5C by Making a Contribution.

  Get Involved!

VolunteerVolunteer to Help

The 5C uses volunteers to help with a variety of activities. Visit our Volunteer page to learn more.

If you have any questions about the Cancer Control Coalition, please visit the Contact Us page on this site.


The 5C meets monthly on the first Wednesday of at 5:30 pm in the Bronson Battle Creek Cancer Center Conference Room.

  Coming Events

Kick Butts

  • Kick Butts Event—Tobacco Education and Cessation
    • March 16th
    • Noon to 8 pm
    • Battle Creek YMCA
    • Co-Sponsored by 5C and YMCA
    • Read more …

March is Colorectal Awareness Month

  • Awareness Health Fair
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4th Annual 5K Run/Walk

  • The 4th Annual Colon Rollin' 5K Run/Walk will be held on June 4th, 2016.
  • Read more …

  Did You Know?

Be sure to follow our Did You Know page for tidbits of information, notes on the progress of initiatives, and just useful facts.

Cancer in America

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  • Although cancer takes many forms, there are four that claim the lives of over a quarter of a million Americans every year: breast, prostate, lung, and colon/rectum. Read more …