Meanwhile, Bruce Shriver of the Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative started an International Sarcoma Awareness Week in July.
Schultz hopes people will ask their U.S. representatives to support Rep. Castor's resolution. (In the top right of this page is a way to search for representatives by ZIP code.)
"In a time of so many challenges in Washington, give thanks this holiday season for efforts by Congress to come together for a great cause," he says. "This resolution, if passed, would heighten awareness of sarcoma in a community without strength in numbers due to the rarity of the disease."