American Cancer Society


Charitable & Special Interest Groups

About Us

The mission of the American Cancer Society is to improve the lives of people with cancer and their families through advocacy, research, and patient support, to ensure everyone has an opportunity to prevent, detect, treat, and survive cancer.

Cancer information or support is available 24/7, 365 days a year at 800-227-2345 or via live chat at

You can also learn more about our signature fundraising event, Relay For Life, held here in Elmhurst on May 11th at