Thousands of people are fighting every day to gain progress in the effort to end cancer, we all need to do our part in aiding in the research.

The purpose of cancer research programs is to determine the causes of cancer and to support efforts to prevent, detect, and cure the disease. There are many ways that anyone can get involved to aid in the research. Donations can be given, people can participate in all kinds of events and volunteers are always helpful.

We all need to do what we can to help, and no matter what, HAVE HOPE.

1. 560,650 Americans were expected to die from cancer in 2008 alone.

2. That's over 1,500 Americans each day.

3. This is where the end of cancer begins.

4. www.cancer.org

5. www.standup2cancer.org