Presentation on theme: "Welcome to the Colleges Against Cancer Info Meeting! Thursday, September 22 nd 7:30pm CAS 224."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome to the Colleges Against Cancer Info Meeting! Thursday, September 22 nd 7:30pm CAS 224
What is the American Cancer Society? Mission – The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. – Stay Well. Get Well. Find Cures. Fight Back.
What is Colleges Against Cancer? Mission – Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) is a nationwide collaboration of college students, faculty, and staff dedicated to eliminating cancer by working to implement the programs and mission of the American Cancer Society. With hundreds of chapters nationwide, CAC is showing the world that young people care and want to make a difference. BU’s premier cancer fighting organization
CAC Events October – Making Strides Against Breast Cancer November – Great American Smokeout December – Hope Lodge January/February – Kickoff!! March – Fundraising Event April – RELAY FOR LIFE!