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Cause Marketing

Partnering with AICR not only shows your commitment to cancer research and prevention, it can help you achieve your marketing goals and increase customer loyalty.

We are especially interested in cause marketing partnerships that can help us spread our message of cancer prevention in the areas of physical activity, nutrition, and weight management.

92% of Americans today have a more positive image of companies and products that support causes.
(2002 Cone Corporate Citizenship Study, The Role of Cause Branding)

Cancer Prevention Venn diagram

The choices we make every day affect our chances of getting cancer. Three factors that we control have a lot to do with our risk of developing this terrible disease.

Icon: Physical Activity

How Much We Move
Be physically active every day in any way for 30 minutes or more.

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How Much We Weigh
Aim to be a healthy weight throughout life.

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What We Eat
Choose mostly plant foods, limit red meat and avoid processed meat.

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Preventing Cancer
For the greatest protection, combine all three.

Partner Spotlight:
Bemis Healthcare Packaging

Bemis Healthcare Packaging


Established in 1858 in St. Louis, Missouri, as a manufacturer of machine sewn cotton bags for milled food and grain products, Bemis has played an influential role in the packaging industry ever since its founding. Now a global supplier of flexible packaging and pressure sensitive label materials headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin, Bemis serves customers worldwide and produces packaging for products found in virtually every aisle of the grocery store.

With 2013 net sales of $5.0 billion, Bemis operates 67 facilities in 11 countries. Over two-thirds of Bemis packaging is used in the food industry, with the balance used in markets including medical, pharmaceutical, chemical and agribusiness. Our pressure sensitive products are used in industries including graphic arts, digital imaging, assembly engineering, communications and medical.

This summer, Bemis hosted a Pink on Purpose event at their office. Bemis employees raised over $1,600 for breast cancer research and the company matched the donations!

The American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability from the Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance.

Published on August 12, 2014

Published on May 22, 2014

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