Cancer Awareness Calendar

There are many cancer awareness days and months celebrated throughout the year. The following calendar provides key cancer awareness dates and sponsoring organization information. It is not an exhaustive or prioritized list and is provided as a resource from the American Cancer Society (ACS).

January 2020

  • Release of ACS Cancer Facts & Figures 2020 – January 8
  • Coaches vs. Cancer® Suits And Sneakers™ Week – January 20-26
  • Cervical Health Awareness Month (National Cervical Cancer Coalition)

February 2020

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September 2020

October 2020

  • National Hispanic Heritage Month – September 15-October 15 (Presidential Proclamation)
  • National Mammography Day – October 16
  • National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (Presidential Proclamation)
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Events
  • NFL Crucial Catch (NFL)

November 2020

December 2020

  • Giving Tuesday – December 1
  • Cancer Screen Week – December 7-11 (ACS Partnership)

*NOTE: Release dates subject to change