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 information on donations or participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk, call (888) 778-5900.
The Providence team began its fundraising efforts in 2012 and successfully raised $5000 for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.
15, I plan to walk beside my friends, family and fellow survivors at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk at Exeter Hospital.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer has been the American Cancer Society's premier event to raise awareness and dollars since 1993.
In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Gulf Oil announced today that it is bringing its long standing support for breast cancer research and awareness to a national level through a new collaboration with the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer initiative.
13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Firstrade has signed on as a sponsor of the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on October 18[sup.
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.
8220;The biggest event for our amazing team of organizers is the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk on October 25th in Orlando,” explains ABD Development President, Yuval Botansky.
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.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a 10km sponsored walk at the Tyne Riverside Country Park, Newburn, Newcastle, on October 24.
Left to right, Charlie Williams, Liz Hall, Janet Hall, Lorainne Ashford, Julie Pulsford, Lorainne Flanagan, Glenys Lancaster, Pat Viggers, Jennifer Bateman and Sylvia Morgan tip their hats to Cancer Research UK's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign.
She will also encourage public participation in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Oct.