American Cancer Society awards LA18 for long term support!
LA18 was awarded “Caring Through Communication” by The American Cancer Society for the station’s support of the organization, especially on initiatives in the Chinese community, such as the annual Chinese Relay For Life.
The American Cancer Society was founded in 1913 as the American Society for the Control of Cancer (ASCC) by 15 prominent physicians and business leaders in New York City. It is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the ACS has regional and local offices throughout the country that support 11 geographical Divisions.