Elevate, Inc.’s Samantha Milano Joins the Associate Board of Ambassadors for the American Cancer Society
Elevate, Inc. is proud to announce that our very own, Samantha Milano an Account Executive has recently become a member of the American Cancer Society’s new young professionals group called Associate Board of Ambassadors (ABOA). In addition her role as an ABOA member, Samantha is Networking Committee Co-Chair alongside Brady Ledet of Pilot Bank for its inaugural event, Belles & Beaus. Together, the ABOA is dedicated to finishing the fight against cancer while creating influence in Tampa Bay.
As result of Elevate, Inc.’s passion for giving back to the community, we believe in #HelpingOurCity every day. Because Cancer has such a vast reach, it is not something one can ignore. Throughout life, in some way or another, everyone is touched by cancer. To put it in perspective, 1 in 3 women will get cancer in their lifetime, in addition to 1 in 2 men. Samantha shares the effects cancer has had in her life and why she is passionate about the cause. She states,
“My family has been impacted by cancer and its affects are truly intangible and ultimately create a deep impact that is felt indefinitely. I am proud to partake in the noble mission of the American Cancer Society, which assists individuals during every stage of cancer. As a young professional, I believe it is vital to give back to the community in any way possible and I am eager to join the fight against cancer.”
The ABOA is supporting the fight is through raising money though its inaugural event, Belles & Beaus. As ABOA’s first and primary fundraiser, the “Belles & Beaus” it will be the premier event of its kind in the Greater Tampa Bay Area. The event will take place on May 6, 2017 from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Tampa Yacht and County Club. The theme of the event is Kentucky Derby Day and will be an exclusive watch party. At Belles & Beaus, ABOA members have the opportunity to network with other like-minded professionals interested in making a difference in their community while significantly impacting the American Cancer Society’s lifesaving mission.
The American Cancer Society maintains its imperative mission and passion set out by its founders to save lives and end cancer for good. The American Cancer Society and its global grassroots force of two million volunteers demonstrate its powerful reach nationwide. The organization is dedicated to helping prevent cancer/detecting it early, providing support throughout a cancer experience, researching to find cures through groundbreaking discovery, as well as by advocating through public policy. The mission at the American Cancer Society and ABOA is simple: to save lives and celebrate life every single day.
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