Facts about the American Cancer Society:
ACS is a 501©(3) nonprofit corporation governed by a single Board of Directors responsible for setting policy, establishing long-term goals, monitoring general operations, and approving the organizational outcomes and allocation of resources. The Board is composed entirely of volunteers from the medical and lay communities.
Our structure includes a global headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, and regional and local offices throughout the country, supporting six geographic regions. The global headquarters is responsible for overall strategic planning, corporate support services such as human resources, financial management, IT, etc.; development and implementation of global and nationwide endeavors such as our groundbreaking research program, our global program, and 24/7 live helpline; and providing technical support and materials to Regional and local offices.
With a presence in more than 5,000 communities, ACS is structured to fight cancer on all fronts. Regional and local offices mobilize communities in the cancer fight, delivering potentially lifesaving programs and services and raising crucial funds to support our mission.
ANNUAL MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER CAMPAIGN during the month of October. Donate $10 or $25 to receive 10% or 25% each time you shop for one month from donation date.
WEST SEATTLE DISCOVERY SHOP HOURS:
Tuesday thru Saturday: 10am-4:30pm
Sunday: 11am-3 pm
THROUGH OCTOBER 9
Yellow tags/barbs are 50% off Tuesday September 27 thru Friday September 30.
Yellow tags/barbs are 75% off Saturday October 1 thru Friday October 7.
Saturday October 8 and Sunday October 9 remaining yellow tags/barbs are $1.00.
WEEKLY SPECIALS: Save on regular priced items
Sunday - 50% off all men's wear
Wednesday - 20% Senior discount
On your actual birthday receive 10% off
Every day - Active Military and Veterans receive 10% off. ID required
Every day - Healthcare workers/first responders 10% off
September is Cancer Awareness month for Childhood Cancer (ribbon color gold), Gynecological Cancer (ribbon color teal/white), Leukemia/Lymphoma (ribbon color lime), Multiple Myeloma (ribbon color burgundy), Ovarian Cancer (ribbon color teal), Prostrate Cancer (ribbon color light blue) and Thyroid Cancer (ribbon color teal/pink/blue).
October is Cancer Awareness month for Breast Cancer (ribbon color pink) and Liver Cancer (ribbon color emerald green).
"A WORLD WITH LESS CANCER IS A WORLD WITH MORE BIRTHDAYS"