ACS CAN Minnesota works to encourage our local, state, and federal elected officials and candidates to make cancer a top priority. Join us today to make sure your voice, and the voices of other Minnesota cancer patients and survivors are heard!
Tobacco is still the number one cause of preventable death in Minnesota, and for the first time in 17 years, youth tobacco use is on the rise. Let the candidates know you want them to prioritize protecting the health of our kids.
Calling all advocates! Registration is now open for the 2019 Day at the Capitol. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) in Minnesota is excited to join Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation for this coalition Day at the Capitol on February 27 in Saint Paul. Advocates will ask
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network volunteers fanned out in Woodbury on Monday, October 29, to share their nonpartisan voter guide with residents. The voter guide publishes the responses of both major party candidates for governor on important policy issues related to cancer treatment and prevention. Four volunteers handed out
It’s so difficult to know where political candidates stand on the important issues. An organization I volunteer for, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, is trying to fix that, at least when it comes to understanding how our candidates would approach the issues that decide how Minnesota will experience
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We’re getting them on the record. In some of the nation’s most hotly contested races for Congress and governor, ACS CAN volunteers are getting candidates to answer specific questions about top cancer issues. From advocating for more cancer research to supporting improved access to quality, affordable health care, our candidate
All Minnesota ACS CAN volunteers are welcome to attend the annual volunteer training. Advocates will learn about our 2019 policy priorities, upcoming volunteer opportunities, and participate in group planning around fundraising and membership recruitment.
Meet the ACS CAN Minnesota December member of the month, Bryan Rause. ryan is a cancer survivor, and is an ACS CAN member because he wants to be part of and support an organization that makes sure the voices of patients and survivors are heard in St. Paul and Washington,...