AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

Fargo Brewing Company launches new beer for breast cancer awareness

Limited pink lager benefits the Real Men Wear Pink campaign

FARGO, N.D. “Today we are launching a raspberry hibiscus pink lager in support of the Real Men Wear Pink campaign for the American Cancer Society.” Co founder of Fargo Brewing Company, Aaron Hill said. The new pink themed beer is so limited that it will only be available for a short amount of time. “So the deal is starting today…

Artist creates Downtown Fargo mural for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The goal of the campaign is to raise $30,000 dollars.

FARGO, N.D. – In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month,  The Real Men Wear Pink of Fargo-Moorhead is teaming up with a local artist to raise awareness. Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancers there is according to the American Cancer Society. Yet, misconceptions surrounding the disease still follow. Especially when it comes to the role…

LIVE: Real Men Wear Pink With Rob Kupec

Rob Is Raising Money For Breast Cancer Research And Awareness In October

  KVRR Chief Meteorologist Rob Kupec is back again raising money this October for the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink Campaign. He’ll wear something pink every day in October, which is breast cancer awareness month. He got ready early to join the morning show and talk about why it’s such an important cause to him. Click here to…

LIVE: Musician Pens Song Honoring Cancer Fighters During COVID-19

James Bergman Will Debut Song During "Artists vs. Cancer" Live Stream Aug. 26th

  A Fargo Singer/Songwriter is helping honor people fighting cancer with a brand new song. James Bergman will debut the song as part of the Artists Vs. Cancer live stream series benefiting the local American Cancer Society on Wednesday, August 26th. Bergman’s family has dealt with the disease personally. His mother-in-law had cancer when his wife was pregnant with their…

World Yo-Yo Champion Puts His Own Spin On Raising Money For Cancer Research

John Narum Performing Virtual Fundraiser For American Cancer Society

A talented Fargo performer is putting his own *spin* on raising money for cancer research tonight. World Yo-Yo champion John Narum is the second performer in this month’s “Artists Vs. Cancer” series for the local American Cancer Society. He is performing Yo-Yo tricks starting at 7:30 tonight on Facebook live to raise money for cancer research. He’s performing in honor…

LIVE: Live Concert Series Featuring Local Musicians Helps American Cancer Society

Gina Powers Kicks Off Concert Series August 12th

  Local artists are teaming up with the American Cancer Society to raise funds after the group had to stop in-person fundraisers during the pandemic. Gina Powers is performing the first fundraising concert August 12th on Facebook Live from 7-8 p.m. She’ll play original songs, covers, and chat with fans during the hour-long show. When organizers asked her to play…

Fighting Cancer During The Coronavirus Pandemic

No patients in North Dakota have reported any delays in treatment due to the coronavirus according to the organization, but that isn't the only challenge that they need advocates for.

FARGO, ND – As Giving Tuesday Now approaches, the American Cancer Society says that now, more than ever before, they need the public’s help. “It’s just a really challenging time, and for somebody going through a cancer diagnosis, it’s even more so,” said Shannon Bacon, the Health Systems Manager for the American Cancer Society of North Dakota. The American Cancer…

Local brewery raises money for American Cancer Society

Drumconrath's first-ever "Pints With A Purpose" initiative launches one day before World Cancer Day

FARGO, N.D. — The 20th annual World Cancer Day is on Tuesday. The American Cancer Society estimates this year alone, there will be over 4,000 new cancer patients in North Dakota. It predicts over 1,000 will have their lives taken. “A lot of people don’t really — I feel like they don’t quite understand that just how many people are…

KVRR Chief Meteorologist Rob Kupec reaches goal in Fun Run event

The event is part of the Real Men Wear Pink Campaign

WEST FARGO, N.D.- Rob is one of more than a dozen local men participating in the Real Men Wear Pink Campaign. The fundraiser runs throughout the month of October and raises money for the American Cancer Society. “The real thing is to raise awareness this month about breast cancer and make sure you know, the people are going out and…

American Cancer Society discusses importance of cancer research at NDSU

FARGO, N.D. – The American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network and healthcare workers meet at North Dakota State University to discuss the breakthroughs being made in cancer research. The groups are fighting to make sure Congress knows how important funding research is. The American Cancer Society’s Chief Cancer Control Officer says if funding slows down, inflation will make it difficult…