Cancer Action Events



August 23, 2017
Cleveland, OH

4th Annual Laughter CAN Cure night of comedy features several local comedians performing to raise money for ACS CAN Ohio. 2017 marks the third year this fundraiser will tak place at the Cleveland Hope Lodge. Host: Local funny man Michael Ivy ACS CAN State Lead Ambassador, Barb Diver will speak...

August 24, 2017

Join us the 4th Thursday of the month to find out what's been happening in the cancer advocacy relm. This call, led by our State Lead Volunteer Carol Clark, will focus on what's been happening at the federal and state levels in public policy that has an impact on the...

August 29, 2017
Jacksonville, FL

On Tuesday, August 29th, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host a policy forum at Mayo Clinic in Florida to explore developments in clinical trials. ACS CAN endeavors to both raise awareness and help create better access to clinical trials, particularly among more diverse populations, and...

August 30, 2017
Latham, NY

Join the American Cancer Society and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network for a meet and greet luncheon with Congressman Paul Tonko (D, Albany). The United States Government is the largest funder of cancer research in the world. Unfortunately, that funding, which provides hope to so many cancer patients...

September 5, 2017
Bend, OR

Join us in discussing retail licensure in Deschutes! The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is hosting a community event to highlight the problem of youth tobacco use and call on community members and leaders to support passing a retail licensure. Our event will include diverse speakers, and will conclude...

September 12, 2017
Washington, DC

Lights of HOPE is an American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) event on September 12, 2017 that honors loved ones who have fought cancer and survived and remembers those who lost the battle with lighted bags that will line the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C. The...

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Relay for Life

Talk with volunteers about advocacy, gather petition signatures and recruit ACS CAN members at these fun and energizing American Cancer Society events.