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Join Us for the 2020 Indiana Cancer Advocacy Day!

Another year, another chance to fight back against cancer by speaking directly with your lawmakers.

Join volunteers from across Indiana to fight back through advocacy at our 2020 Indiana Cancer Advocacy Day on January 29th.

Latest Updates

January 2, 2020
Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – As lawmakers dive into the new year, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is pursuing legislation that will ease the burden of cancer in Indiana. The latest edition of the ACS CAN’s How Do You Measure Up? report shows that Indiana can

December 10, 2019
Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Today, Gov. Holcomb addressed the youth tobacco-use crisis and announced his plans to combat it at the statehouse. In response to the announcement of this legislative agenda, Bryan Hannon, Indiana government relations director for American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) released the following statement. “ACS

August 1, 2019
Indiana

Indiana continues to fall short when it comes to passing legislation that prevents and reduces suffering and death from cancer. According to the latest edition of How Do You Measure Up?: A Progress Report on State Legislative Activity to Reduce Cancer Incidence and Mortality, Indiana failed to measure up to policy recommendations in nearly all areas of tobacco control.

November 26, 2018
Indiana

Mary Kost Mary Kost has been involved with ACS CAN since 2010 and with ACS since 1998. She has been recognized five times for her exemplary volunteer work, both locally and regionally. Mary is a commercial lines insurance manager and also volunteers with the Angels of Hope Cancer Support

Indiana Events

January 30, 2020
Indianapolis, IN

The medical research that is being produced in Indiana is delivering significant advancements in the way we detect and treat diseases like cancer and it is providing a boost to Indiana’s economy. Coffee with a Cancer Researcher will allow Indiana lawmakers and ACS partners to interact with the people...

State Contacts

Grace Miller
Indiana Grassroots Manager
Bryan Hannon
Indiana Government Relations Director
Michael DuPré
Media Advocacy Manager

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Do you have a personal story about how cancer has impacted you or someone you love? Real stories are how ACS CAN ensures that no one becomes a statistic.