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Latest Updates

August 22, 2019

LINCOLN, NE – In partnership with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), Gateway Mall is helping to honor and remember those touched by cancer for one of the biggest tribute events in the United States. During the mall’s Open Mic night event on August 29 from 6-9

August 1, 2019

LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska falls short when it comes to implementing legislation to prevent and reduce suffering and death from cancer according to the latest edition of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network’s How Do You Measure Up?: A Progress Report on State Legislative Activity to Reduce Cancer Incidence

May 31, 2019

The following statement can be attributed to Nick Faustman, Nebraska government relations director American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network. “The legislature failed to stand up for Nebraska’s children and against the interests of Big Tobacco. We are deeply disappointed that the legislature did not take the opportunity to raise the

May 15, 2019

The following letter was published in the Omaha World Herald on May 15, 2019.

Nebraska Events

February 6, 2020
Lincoln, NE

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network's Day at the Capitol event brings together cancer survivors, caregivers, and advocates from all across Nebraska who all share the same goal of making fighting cancer a priority. Join the fight by signing up for our event on Thursday, February 6 th !...

State Contacts

Matt Prokop
Nebraska Grassroots Manager
Lincoln, NE
Michael DuPre
Media Advocacy Manager
Nick Faustman
Nebraska Government Relations Director
Lincoln, NE

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