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ACS celebrates volunteers
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In celebration of the 38th Annual National Volunteer Week, the American Cancer Society recognizes and celebrates the efforts of its more than three million volunteers nationwide who have helped make a difference for people facing cancer since 1913. In DeKalb County, over 300 volunteers give their time and talent to fight back against this disease, either though being a Relay For Life Committee Member or being on a Relay For Life Team.“Volunteers are the foundation of the American Cancer Society,” said Denise Hackett, ACS Community Representative. “Volunteers have been crucially important in enabling the American Cancer Society to help people facing cancer since we were founded in 1913.