Category Archives: Community Events

CRS Proudly Sponsors The 2017 Boxer Brief 5K

Colon and Rectal Specialists is proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Boxer Brief 5K June 3rd at Stony Point Fashion Park. This family friendly event includes a 5K run/walk, a Kids Bubble Run, School Team Challenge and lots of fun!

The annual 5K event is organized by local non-profit organization,  Hitting Cancer Below The Belt whose mission is to offer events and services, raise awareness, funds and education for local efforts in cancer prevention.

Dr. Vorenberg with CRS serves on the Board of Directors for the non-profit and is involved in planning and outreach for many events.

So mark your calendars for Saturday June 3rd and join us for this very special event to help raise awareness, funds and save lives.

Dr. Vorenberg In The Richmond Times Dispatch

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month dedicated to awareness, education and the importance of  colonoscopy screenings to prevent colon cancer before it starts.

Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death in the United States but when caught early it is highly treatable. An estimated 60% of the deaths attributed to colon cancer could be prevented with routine screenings, like colonoscopies. Dr. Vorenberg, and all the physicians at CRS, are dedicated to educating patients, and the community, about the importance of simple screening tests that could save many lives.

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CRS Supports the POPTAP Charity Golf Tournament

CRS is pleased to help sponsor the POPTAP Charity Golf Tournament to raise funds for the Massey Cancer Center.  As a leader in preventing and treating colon cancer, CRS is dedicated to raising supporting cancer awareness and funding, as well as organizations in our community.

POPTAP stands for Power of Positive Thinking and Prayer.  POPTAP is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to raising funds in support of Brain Tumor Research and Awareness; and to bring hope to those who face other medical or life challenges.

colon specialists richmond vaProceeds from the 2016 Charity Golf Tournament will benefit the VCU Massey Cancer Center. This golf tournament  takes place in conjunction with the the Mid-Atlantic Clay Court Championships featuring college and professional players and coaches from around the country.

The golf tournament takes place Monday, July 11, 2016 at Salisbury Country Club in Midlothian.

Check in begins at 11:30am Check-in, 1pm Shotgun Start and Awards Dinner at 6pm.

Download a flyer for more information about POPTAP or the golf tournament.