American Cancer Society

Agency Profile

American Cancer Society

A0003849
Phone: (205) 930-8860
Detail:Dedicated to eliminating cancer through research, education, patient services, and advocacy.
2021 Allocation: $569,216

The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.

Mission

We save lives by helping people stay well by preventing cancer or detecting it early; helping people get well by being there for them during and after a cancer diagnosis; by finding cures through investment in groundbreaking discovery; and by fighting back by rallying lawmakers to pass laws to defeat cancer and by rallying communities worldwide to join the fight.

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