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Latest Updates

May 8, 2020
Nevada

Carson City, Nev. – The COVID-19 pandemic has put a lot on hold, but one thing that hasn’t stopped is cancer. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) wants to hear from anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer, is a caregiver for someone with the disease or

September 16, 2019
Nevada

Washington, D.C. – Nearly 700 cancer patients, survivors, volunteers and staff from all 50 states and nearly every congressional district are gathering in Washington, D.C. this week as part of the annual American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) Leadership Summit and Lobby Day. Advocates are urging Congress to

August 1, 2019
Nevada

RENO, NV. – August 1, 2019 – Nevada made progress in the cancer fight this year by passing a critical tobacco control law that helps address the youth e-cigarette epidemic by taxing the products for the first time and prohibiting use of e-cigarettes in non-hospitality workplaces and restaurants or wherever

June 15, 2019
Nevada

RENO, Nev. – June 14, 2019— The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) and its volunteer advocates, most of them cancer patients and survivors, thank Gov. Sisolak for signing Senate Bill (SB) 263 into law yesterday. The bill addresses the skyrocketing use of e-cigarettes by Nevada youth. In

Nevada Events

November 18, 2020

Date: November 18, 2020 Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Location: Virtual Event The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) 2020 Nevada Policy Forum is an advocacy event that brings together leaders from the business, education, medical, government, research, and consumer communities to advance the work of ACS...

State Contacts

Kimberly Rogers
Grassroots Relationship Manager - Nevada
Noe Streetman
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager

Share Your Story

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.