CEOs Against Cancer is a powerful group of executives committed to saving lives and improving their company's bottom line. CEOs from the world's top companies are uniting to change the course of cancer to leverage the collective knowledge, power, and resources of the American Cancer Society.
This April, the CEOs Against Cancer® program will host the Fit2BeCancerFree CEOs Challenge. Together, chapter members will step together during this workday step-tracking event to encourage their colleagues, friends, and community to get active.
There are more than 500 members of the American Cancer Society CEOs Against Cancer program who represent a powerful network that includes the most prominent names in business today. Members bring the passion, expertise and resources needed to prevent, treat and cure this disease, which costs U.S. employers $225.8 billion each year.
From large corporations to small companies, business leaders understand that cancer is not only a health issue, but also a core business issue:
The business sector is uniquely positioned to lead the fight against cancer — and to realize a return on their investment. Consider this:
By becoming a member of CEOs Against Cancer, you become part an elite community poised to save the most lives from cancer. Your membership will help your employees, their families and communities save more lives from cancer.
The American Cancer Society provides you the information and resources you need to help your employees and organization:
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