Sam Yi, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Executive Medical Director has announced that CCS Oncology, one of Western New York’s premier cancer treatment centers, has teamed up with the Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation and their “Cure the Blue” Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign
Dr. Yi, along with other physicians and professionals from CCS Oncology presented the Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation with a check for $50,000 in support of their Cure the Blue prostate cancer awareness, education and research program.
“We believe very strongly in what the Buffalo Bills Alumni is doing to bring attention to this serious issue of prostate cancer” said Dr. W. Sam Yi. “We commend them for their effort to help the general public and men in particular, to understand why they should get tested and how to get treatment for prostate cancer” explained Dr. Yi.
Buffalo Bills Wall of Famer, Booker Edgerson, who has spearheaded this campaign along with the Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation, has been promoting the “Cure the Blue” campaign all-year long to businesses and organization throughout Western New York.
“Having such an outstanding medical team like CCS Oncology joining our efforts and becoming the presenting sponsor of the Cure the Blue campaign, is something that will undoubtedly help us bring much greater attention to this disease” explained Edgerson, a two time prostate cancer survivor.
“Cure the Blue” is the name of the program sponsored by the Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation that will allow all of New Yorkers to participate in what will be one of the greatest and most comprehensive efforts ever to help promote prostate cancer awareness, education and research in the state. For more information about Cure the Blue or how you can donate please go to www.curetheblue.com.