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ACS CAN Montana's 2021 Virtual Cancer Action Week Registration

That’s right, our 2021 Cancer Action Week will be a virtual week of action right from the comfort of your home. Our Cancer Week of Action will kick off with the exciting and familiar feature highlight of meeting with lawmakers to advance our cancer fighting priorities.  The week will include opportunities to engage in social media activities, listen to issue experts and advocates, learn from teens about being targets of big tobacco and more.

Latest Updates

November 23, 2020
Montana

The Missoula City Council passed an ordinance to restrict the sale of flavored e-cigarettes only. The Montana chapters of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), American Heart Association (AHA) and American Lung Association opposed the policy because it does not include menthol cigarettes and all other flavored tobacco products, leaving opportunities for Big Tobacco to continue marketing flavored products to youth.

October 12, 2020
Montana

Both major candidates for Montana’s U.S. Senate seat have publicly stated their positions on key issues and policies to help fight cancer if they are elected. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) encouraged Governor Steve Bullock and Senator Steve Daines to state their positions on these critical issues as part of ACS CAN’s national Cancer Votes campaign—the nation’s leading voter education program to educate the public and candidates about the actions lawmakers should take to make fighting cancer a national priority.

September 17, 2020
Montana

Cancer patients, survivors and volunteer advocates from across Montana met virtually Thursday with U.S. Senate candidate Gov. Steve Bullock for a nonpartisan discussion on policies and issues that are critical to fighting cancer. The meeting was part of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) Cancer Votes campaign—the nation’s leading voter education program informing the public and candidates about the actions lawmakers should take to make fighting cancer a national priority.

September 14, 2020
Montana

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is calling on Montana’s U.S. Senate candidates to clearly state their commitments to fighting cancer—a disease that continues to kill more 1,600 people a day in this country. Volunteer advocates issued invitations to all major U.S. Senate candidates in the state to meet with cancer patients and survivors virtually to discuss the issues most important to them.

Montana Events

February 8, 2021
MT

We’re going virtual! That’s right, our ACSCAN Montana's 2021 Virtual Cancer Action Week will be a virtual week of action right from the comfort of your home. Our Cancer Week of Action will kick off with the exciting and familiar feature highlight of meeting with lawmakers to advance our cancer...

State Contacts

Jodi Medlar
Montana Grassroots Manager
Helena
Kristin Page-Nei
Montana Government Relations Director
Noe Streetman
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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