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What is the ribbon color for ovarian cancer?

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According to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, the ribbon color for ovarian cancer is teal. The teal ribbon allows patients, survivors, families, doctors and other supporters to show their encouragement and unity with just a symbol.

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In addition to the teal ribbon, OCRF mentions and ovarian cancer fundraising organizations use the phrase "Change the Future" as their slogan. There is no independent entity that assigns ribbon colors and slogans to cancers and other causes. The community as a whole agrees to associate specific ribbons with specific causes so that each can raise awareness and build support using their chosen color.

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