During the month of May all Price Chopper & Market 32 stores will promote a round up campaign during check out, customers can also make a donation via this site. 100% of the proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society during this time to support the COVID - 19 Response fund.
In the face of COVID-19, the American Cancer Society is continuing lifesaving mission throughout the nation. As the virus spreads without discrimination across the country, cancer patients are placed in the eye of the storm with unique clinical, social, and financial disadvantages. In all communities, cancer patients and their caregivers need us to forge ahead with our work - including research, patient services, information and resource sharing, education, and advocacy.
There will be 1,806,590 newly diagnosed cancer cases in 2020. There will be 606,520 cancer deaths in 2020. Because of COVID -19 · Cancer patients and survivors are facing threats on multiple fronts right now, including the struggle to get and afford health care · 1 in 4 report a delay in care or treatment · One-third of all patients say they’re worried about the impact COVID-19 will have on their ability to get care, a concern that is especially prevalent among patients in active treatment · 80% of our call volume is related to COVID - 19
Thank you for supporting the American Cancer Society, we hope you all stay well during this time. Please visit www.cancer.org/coronavirus for more information.