Several websites, including OCRF.com and Choosehope.com, provide a list of cancer ribbon colors. The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund uses the color teal on its website, as it is the color of ovarian cancer awareness. The Choose Hope website provides cancer ribbon colors and sells merchandise to fund cancer research facilities.
The pink ribbon is the most well-known cancer awareness ribbon and symbolizes the fight against breast cancer in women. The pink ribbon is an official mark of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
In America, yellow ribbons were tied around trees during the Gulf War as a show of support for U.S. troops. The red ribbon is a symbol in the fight against AIDS.