American Cancer Society events are inspiring, uplifting, and bring the fight against cancer directly into every community. From black-tie galas to full-length marathons, there’s an event to suit every interest and allow every San Diegan to join in the spirit of camaraderie and compassion as we work together to save lives from cancer.
The American Cancer Society’s San Diego Invitational offers first-class entertainment and networking opportunities for executives and their key business partners. Players of all skill levels enjoy outstanding golf supporting cancer research, education, advocacy, and patient service programs in local communities. Players gain more than just a great day on the finest San Diego fairways. The experience includes welcome hospitality and gift salon, lunch, and live auction, putting and driving competitions, and a 19th hole awards reception and dinner. Now that is golfing at its finest!
Relay For Life is a fun-filled overnight event that celebrates survivorship and raises money for research and programs of your American Cancer Society. During Relay, teams (groups of coworkers, families, neighbors, friends) gather at schools, fairgrounds, or parks and take turns walking or running laps. Each team tries to keep at least one team member on the track at all times. Nearly 40 Relays took place in San Diego County in 2012
Each step walked at an American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer takes us closer to a world with more birthdays. Join this year’s San Diego walk to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about the disease, and to help save lives. Every step taken, lights another birthday candle for people facing breast cancer.
Join a nation of DetermiNation athletes determined to end cancer and save lives by dedicating training and race participation in full and half marathons, triathlons, cycling, and other endurance events to help the American Cancer Society. Every step and every mile conquered helps save lives.
Now entering its fifth year, the San Diego Discovery Celebration has become a much anticipated social event for the American Cancer Society in San Diego with hundreds of guests attending the celebration.