American Cancer Society

By: Jackson Heck


The American Cancer Society's mission is to cure cancer, the American Cancer Society also wants to eliminate cancer as a severe health problem, to save lives, and to diminish suffering for cancer patients and their families

Who it serves

The American Cancer Society funds cancer researchers and cancer patients. The cancer researchers want to eliminate cancer.

Factual Information

The American Cancer Society is the largest health organization in the USA. It is stationed in Atlanta, Georgia. It has over three million volunteers.

Reasons to donate

The American Cancer Society has seen a 20% drop in cancer rates since 1990. They are trying to transform cancer from deadly to treatable to preventable.

How to get involved

You can get involved in the American Cancer Society by volunteering or participating in local events such as five kilometer walks and golf tournaments. You can also get involved by donating.