The American Cancer Society’s prestigious Spirit of Hope Award recognizes the talents, achievements and spirit of hope shared by the following honorees, who have each distinguished themselves in the fight against cancer.
Whether they are survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals or fierce advocates in the fight against cancer, honorees are selected based on their unique contributions within the cancer community, their commitment to and involvement with the mission of the American Cancer Society and who are all-around inspiring citizens of Acadiana.
The individuals selected for this year’s honor represent the spirit of our organization and the dedication of all those who join the American Cancer Society on our mission to free the world from cancer.
The Black & White Gala Leadership Committee extends our sincerest appreciation to those nominated and invite all of Acadiana to join us in congratulating the 2020 honorees.
Dr. Eli Balbastro
Lane & Erin Begnaud
Dr. Maria Doucet
Dr. Shaunda Grisby
Dr. Henry Kaufman
Hank & Debbie Perret
Dr. Steven Saccaro
Dr. Reatha Williams
For more than 100 years, The American Cancer Society has been leading the fight to end cancer. With your support, we have helped usher in an era where more people survive cancer than ever before. By translating our research findings into action, we've seen a 20% decline in US cancer death rates since the early 1990s.
American Cancer Society
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