Local Events – Nothern / K.C.

How can you join the fight to save lives and create a world with more birthdays?

Check out these local events to see how you can help the American Cancer Society FIGHT BACK by getting involved in fun activities in your area; promoting awareness, celebrating survivorship, and raising money for the fight against cancer. With your help we can create a world with more birthdays!

Kansas City Shave To Save – shavetosave.org

Coaches vs. Cancer® – cancer.org/coaches Whether you’re a coach or fan, harness your love of basketball into a great cause. Coaches vs. Cancer teams up the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches to win the fight against cancer. Find out how you can help

Kansas City Season Tipoff Reception – kcseasontipoff.org

Galas – cancer.org/gala Communities across the country offer a variety of balls, galas, and theme parties benefiting the lifesaving work of the American Cancer Society.

Kansas City Cattle Barons’ Ball – kccattlebaronsball.org

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer® – cancer.org/makingstrides Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is our premier breast cancer event, raising both dollars and awareness to fight the disease. Walks are held nationwide each year to celebrate people who have battled breast cancer, educate people about ways to reduce their risk, and empower communities to join the fight.

Kansas City MSABC –  makingstrideskansascity.org

Relay For Life® – cancer.org/relay Join friends and family to celebrate those who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease. Get involved by joining or creating a team, helping fundraise in your community, or donating to Relay event participants.

Search for your local Relay events by visiting the Find Relay Events page on relayforlife.org.

Team ACS (Your personal fundraiser) – cancer.org/teamacs Having a dance-a-thon at your school? Biking in a race this fall? Whatever the event, turn your effort into an opportunity to raise money for the fight against cancer!

Search for more local events by visiting the Event Search Page on cancer.org,

or contact your local office.