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April 30, 2020
Arizona

April 30, 2020 – As part of #GivingTuesdayNow, Buffalo Bills cornerback Levi Wallace will be teaming up with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) on Tuesday, May 5, to raise funds for the organization through a Gamers vs. Cancer virtual live stream event. While playing the

December 9, 2019
Arizona

PHOENIX — Nearly three in four Arizona voters support establishing a licensing structure for retailers wanting to sell tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, according to a new poll. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network of Arizona proposed the question on a survey conducted by OH Predictive Insights to 900

September 30, 2019
Arizona

Hannah Gaffney, president of the Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority, spent the first week of September lobbying for more cancer research. After hearing about a fellow sorority sister being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a type of blood cancer, Gaffney looked for fundraising options for her friend and stumbled upon the non-profit organization the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.

August 1, 2019
Arizona

Arizona’s lawmakers must continue to reject any attempts to weaken or undermine effective tobacco control legislation and implement comprehensive policies that will prevent our kids from developing a lifelong addiction to tobacco.

Arizona Events

January 28, 2021

Join us for our virtual ACS CAN Arizona "Cancer Action Day" on Thursday, January 28, 2021, from 8:30am-1:00pm MST! Cancer-fighting advocates from across the state will join forces virtually this year to ask state legislators to prioritize issues important to cancer patients and their families. Working together as a...

State Contacts

Brian Hummell
Arizona Government Relations Director
Amber Herting
Director, Media Advocacy
Beverly Tirado
Regional Lead Advocacy Coordinator

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