Add Saving Lives to Your Company's Calendar
As a Young Professional seeking to stay or get involved the global movement to end cancer through the American Cancer Society and Relay For Life, you have the power to make a difference by connecting your company to the Society's life-saving mission. Whether your company thrives on team-building volunteer opportunities in the community, engaging in philanthropy through corporate sponsorship, or empowering employees through individual giving campaigns, there are many ways in which you can be an ambassador for the American Cancer Society in your workplace.
The Partners Against Cancer – Event Engagement Program recognizes corporate relationships with the Relay For Life movement, in which companies commit to 50 teams or 500 participants from their company each year. These companies are commited to community involvement and helping finish the fight against cancer. The program offers team building, volunteerism, and promotion nationwide. Find out if your company is a Partners Against Cancer partner, or if your company is a fit, here.
Through your company's sponsorship, you could help fund the next big cancer research breakthrough, provide information and support for people facing the disease, and help educate your community about cancer’s causes and ways to prevent it. You'll provide a quality team building experience and a medium for volunteerism and philanthropy for your employees. In addition, your company will benefit from the competitive advantage the association with the American Cancer Society brings, generating a more positive corporate image, improved customer loyalty and engagement, and increased sales potential. Ask your local event staff, or learn more by calling us at 1-800-227-2345.
Whether it be chipping in to participate in "Casual Fridays" during the summer at work, leading a bake sale in your office, or setting a goal for your company and seeing how quickly you can reach it, there are a number of ways to fundraise and make a meaningful donation to the American Cancer Society through engaging your fellow employees. Check out the Relay For Life website for fundraising ideas to get you started.
There are many ways for your work to volunteer at American Cancer Society events including Relay For Life, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Galas, and Golf Events, as well as for American Cancer Society programs and services like the Hope Lodge, Road to Recovery, and others to support cancer patients and their families. Learn more about how you can get involved by calling us at 1-800-227-2345.