American Cancer Society
HAMMOND | Horseshoe Casino hosted its third annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life this month, raising $10,000 to support the ACS’s mission of saving lives from cancer, and leaving 324 volunteers exhausted, but happy, after walking a combined 2,194 miles inside The Venue.
Daffodils, the floral symbol of "Spring Hope," served as the blooming reminder of a spring tradition for the American Cancer Society's annual Daffodil Days fundraising campaign.
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Daffodils, sold in bundles of 10, raised more than $17 million across the country last year, during the final year of the American Cancer Society's annual Daffodil Day Fundraiser.
American Cancer Society annual Daffodil Days Fundraising Campaign was a 40-year tradition every spring to raise money for research and outreach which ended in 2013.
HAMMOND | As part of its effort to raise money for the American Cancer Society, Tri-Town Relay for Life will host a spaghetti dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Jean Shepherd Community Center, 3031 J.F. Mahoney Drive.
PEOTONE | The Relay for Life of Peotone-Beecher-Monee has announced their committee and team meeting schedule for the year leading up to the annual event in July.
HOBART | The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Hobart will officially get underway as event volunteers and participants gather at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 13 at the Board Room at Hobart High School, 2211 East 10th Street, Hobart (Door 1), for a kickoff rally to launch their fundraising…
With the help of about 8,900 Indiana residents, the American Cancer Society has reached its participation goal for an upcoming cancer prevention study.
HEBRON | If pets really do tend to resemble their owners, "Boston" and Jeff Mescal are glaring exceptions.
Through years of practice as a general surgeon — much of it caring for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer — it is clear that there are some general misconceptions about the disease. Who’s at risk? Who should get routine mammograms? I can understand the confusion.
VALPARAISO | Survivors of breast cancer and people with family members who died from the disease crowded Central Park Plaza on Sunday to raise money to continue the strides made in treating breast cancer and battle for a cure.
Hundreds of people walk down Washington Street in Valparaiso on Sunday afternoon for the American Cancer Society's Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk.
The American Cancer Society's Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk took place Sunday afternoon at Central Park Plaza in Valparaiso.
As doctors, Gaurav Kumar and Masood Ghouse are on the front lines of the war against lung cancer.
Singer Frankie Valli and actress Tina Louise, who played Ginger on the TV show "Gilligan's Island," crush a giant packet of cigarettes in New York City in this Wednesday, Nov. 14, 1990 promo photo to celebrate the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout.
GARY | U.S. Steel Business Planning Department is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner/Comedy Night Fundraiser from 5:30-11 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 11 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 7132 Arizona Avenue, Hammond.
MUNSTER | The school colors are red and white, but Munster High School and community businesses are turning blue this month.
HAMMOND │ Seventeen local nonprofit agencies received “three minutes of fame” Wednesday at the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce luncheon at Hammond Marina.
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