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Fit2Be Cancer Free kicks off on April 18 with 24-hour CEO challenge

​​ Fit2Be Cancer Free is a virtual activity challenge that rallies CEOs and employees to get active and promote cancer prevention in the workplace. Dozens of companies are ready to cheer on their CEO and other executives during the one-day CEO challenge on Thursday, April 18, that also kicks-off the three-week employee challenge that runs April 18 - May 9.

CEOs will have a full 24 hours on April 18 to log as many steps as possible. Our own Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Bill Dahut will represent ACS in the challenge. The top three finishers and the CEO most active on social media on the day of the competition will be recognized the afternoon of April 19. You can track their progress at​.

The three-week employee challenge will take participants through a virtual journey, encouraging steps each day, engaging them with ACS through motivational milestones, and raising funds for our work. The top companies will be recognized the afternoon of May 10 in the following categories:

  • 2024 National Employee Challenge Winner: for the company with the most distance accrued 
  • Mission Impact Winner: for the company with the most dollars raised 
  • Highest Average Participation for the company with the highest average distance per participants 

Fit2Be Cancer Free has enjoyed significant growth since it was first launched and raised more than $850,000 just last year in support of the mission of ACS.

Any organization can track the leaderboard at​.​

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