American Cancer Society

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American Cancer Society

Oncology A national organization that disseminates information about cancer, and funds cancer research

American Cancer Society,

n.pr established in 1913, this national volunteer-based health organization is committed to the elimination of cancer through prevention and treatment and to diminishing cancer suffering through advocacy, scholarship, research, and ministration.

American Cancer Society (ACS),

n.pr a national advocacy and fund-raising organization, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, that is dedicated to raising public awareness about cancer and to providing support for cancer patients and their families.
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For more information about the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign, visit website www.
For information on donations or participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk, call (888) 778-5900.
More than 200 Houlihan Lawrence agents recently took part in the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk at Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY.
But I don't want my daughter to go through the same thing as me, which is why I am supporting Cancer Research UK's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign to help fund research to make a difference to women for generations to come.
Despite it all she has got herself fit enough to go back to work, find new love with her partner James and next month she is taking part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer sponsored walk at the Tyne Riverside Country Park, in Newburn, Newcastle.
The sponsored walk is one of 35 taking place across the country as part of Cancer Research's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign, which aims to raise pounds 1.
The walk that is Orlando's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer main event was held Saturday, October 29th at Lake Eola.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the team that walked in Deborah's honor at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk, Team WAVE DO IT FOR DEB, c/o American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer -- The American Cancer Society events took place on October 20 in Ocean City, New Jersey and October 27 at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken, New Jersey, raising funds and awareness to support the fight against breast cancer.
Komen Race for the Cure and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (ACS) events in local markets.
Two years ago I joined the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, an inspirational three-mile noncompetitive walk in our community, and across the country, to help raise awareness and funds to support the fight against breast cancer.
Several employees from HRH Construction, LLC participated in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Long Beach, Long Island on Sunday, October 18, 2004.