Mission Statement

The American Cancer Society’s mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. With your help, we can support patients and caregivers through every step of their cancer journey.

Our Mission at Work: Cancer doesn’t sleep and neither does NCIC

While most of us are fast asleep in the middle of the night, a dedicated group of Cancer Information Specialists at NCIC (National Cancer Information Center) work tirelessly to respond to constituents’ cancer questions and connect them to resources to help with a variety of needs that arise when dealing with a diagnosis. When constituents need…

Our Mission at Work

“My name is Hiroko Eovino. I am from Japan and have been living in Hawaii for twenty years. I’ve been volunteering as a wig fitter since the summer of 2015.  I am a breast cancer survivor. My cancer was cured in July of 2013.  I was lucky to have caught my cancer at an early stage.  However, it was an aggressive cancer and my doctor recommended for me…