Where Does the Money Go?
Quite simply, it goes toward historic legislative accomplishments that will save more lives from cancer. Examples include securing the largest increase in federal cancer research funding in a decade, expanding access to cancer care for hundreds of thousands of people, and making restaurants and bars smoke-free.
|Cancer Research||$4.5 Million|
|Cancer Prevention||$18.2 Million|
|Patient quality of life||$6.5 Million|
|Early detection||$8.9 Million|
IN JUST THE PAST YEAR, ACS CAN HAS:
in federal cancer
cut to cancer research
61.1% of the U.S. population is protected by a smoke-free law that includes non-hospitality workplaces, restaurants and bars
Protected funding for the
federal program that has served more than
WOMEN SINCE ITS INCEPTION
and has provided more than
breast and cervical cancer screenings