American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
Location of the main office: NV, Las Vegas, 6165 S Rainbow Blvd, Bldg 12, 89118
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Brief information
Company type Charitable company
Company profile Non-profit

Mission Statement

ACS CAN, the nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society, supports evidence-based policy and legislative solutions designed to eliminate cancer as a major health problem. ACS CAN works to encourage elected officials and candidates to make cancer a top national priority. ACS CAN gives ordinary people extraordinary power to fight cancer with the training and tools they need to make their voices heard


Description

Most of ACS CAN's objectives are realized through its volunteer network. ACS CAN in Nevada has an organized volunteer structure and works in key areas including legislative/lobbying, fundraising. education, media relations, and Relay for Life (with the American Cancer Society)