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On this global day of giving you have a lot of opportunities to make a difference. But your money will go further and help more people when you donate to the American Cancer Society. That’s because Mastercard® is matching donations up to $250k, doubling your impact against cancer.

Impacting cancer takes more than medicine and top-notch research. It takes free rides to chemo, free places to stay near hospitals, and a helpline for info and support.

Please give and help the American Cancer Society attack cancer from every angle.

One Million MORE THAN
contacted our helpline last year for help or information
Zoom 518,000
nights of free lodging at Hope Lodge® communities,
saving patients and caregivers more than $37 million.
Car ABOUT 335,000
patients received rides in 2016 - for a total of nearly 8 million rides
Microscope 800+
grantees received funding to advance cancer-fighting research
"Every minute of your time,
every cent that you donate, counts and helps."
- Marilyn Harris, Cancer Survivor

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What is #GivingTuesday ?

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday comes #GivingTuesday. It’s the one day of the year when people around the world unite in a common purpose: to celebrate and encourage giving.

In just six years, #GivingTuesday has become a global movement, raising more than $177 million in online donations from 98 countries last year alone. It’s easy to see how this one day can have such an incredible impact.