Wisconsin Cancer Action Center


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2021 ACS CAN Wisconsin Virtual Cancer Action Day

Yes! I plan to attend the 2021 ACS CAN Wisconsin Virtual Cancer Action Day (Thursday, May 6 - Start Time: 9:00AM). Please use your home address when registering as we will use it to identify your lawmakers. Thank you!

Latest Updates

January 12, 2021

Madison, WI –As we embark on a new legislative session, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) prompts legislators, state agencies and the Governor to promote public policies that help Wisconsinites prevent, diagnose and treat cancer. “Cancer has not stopped during the pandemic, so ACS CAN volunteers continue

September 11, 2020

Madison, WI – Approximately 500 lit bags decorated with the names of those who’ve fought cancer were displayed today at the Wisconsin State Capitol to send a powerful message of hope. As a result of the pandemic, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers did not gather

July 2, 2020

MADISON, Wis. (July 5, 2020) – Celebrating ten years since Wisconsin’s Clean Indoor Air law went into effect on July 5 th , 2010, public health advocates say the Legislature needs to include e-cigarettes in the law, statewide. E-cigarettes produce an aerosol that can contain potentially harmful substances including: nicotine;

September 25, 2019

Milwaukee, WI – September 25, 2019 – Milwaukee attorney Philip R. O’Brien has been named to the national Board of Directors for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), the advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society (ACS). As a member of the Board, O’Brien will provide

Wisconsin Events

May 6, 2021

It’s a new year and a new opportunity to fight cancer. In 2021, we’re continuing to make our voices heard in Wisconsin, even if we have to do it virtually! Register for our 2021 Virtual Cancer Action Day on Thursday, May 6 by clicking the RSVP button above. Join volunteers...

State Contacts

Greta Johnson
Grassroots Manager
Sara Sahli
Wisconsin Government Relations Director
Priscilla Cabral-Perez
Sr. Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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