Cancer Action Events



May 29, 2019
New York, NY

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will be honoring those who have been touched by cancer and remembering those lost, with a Lights of Hope ceremony on the steps of New York's City Hall on May 29th. Lights of Hope bearing the names of those touched by...

May 30, 2019
Albany, NY

Join us on May 30 th for the 2019 ACS CAN Closing the Health Disparity Gaps in Cancer Policy Forum in Albany. Despite decreasing cancer death rates across the nation, not all have benefited equally from advances in prevention, early detection and...

May 30, 2019
Bismarck, ND

Join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) in North Dakota for a post legislative session mixer. We will be available to discuss the 2019 North Dakota Legislative session, our accomplishments, and future priorities to reduce the burden of cancer in North Dakota. Light appetizers will be provided...

June 6, 2019
Fairmont, WV

In June 2019, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will be hosting a policy luncheon in North Central West Virginia. This event will bring together key leaders and decision makers in government, business, research and academia to highlight the latest advances in cancer research in West...

June 6, 2019
Salem, OR

A Celebration of Cancer Survivors On June 6 th , 2019 , the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network invites you to join us in celebration of public policy victories leading to increased survivorship among Oregonians. At 5:30 PM we'll begin with dors d'oeuvres and wine before a short program...

June 17, 2019
Boston, MA

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is the nation's leading advocacy organization working every day to make issues facing cancer patients a national and state priority. Conquering cancer is as much a matter of public policy as it is scientific discovery. Whether...

Organize a Fundraising Event

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Relay for Life

Talk with volunteers about advocacy, gather petition signatures and recruit ACS CAN members at these fun and energizing American Cancer Society events.