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, HPV, Colorectal Cancer, and Breast Cancer.

Support the 5C by Making a Contribution.

  Support Cancer Care in Our Community

11th Annual Cancer Care Spring Fling

This fun night out brings community members together for a common cause. Proceeds benefit American Cancer Society, Bronson Battle Creek Cancer Care Center, and the 5C.

Seating is limited ~ Presale Tickets Required

Learn more and buy tickets now …

  Get Your Colon Rollin' 5K

Seventh Annual Get Your Colon Rollin' 5K

The Seventh Annual Get Your Colon Rollin' 5K—the Colon Cancer Awareness 5K Run/Walk sponsored by the 5C—is coming soon. It will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Learn more and sign up now …

  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.

  Did You Know?

Be sure to also visit our Did You Know page for additional 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 …

Cancer Prevention

Human papillomavirus (HPV) and cancer: Prevention with the HPV vaccine. Read more …