ACS CAN Star of Hope Breakfast to Feature Sam Donaldson

sam-donaldson.jpgOn March 23, ACS CAN will be hosting the first-annual Star of Hope Breakfast.  This year’s breakfast will feature former ABC News Reporter Sam Donaldson who will speak about “The View from Washington”.  The breakfast begins at 7:30 am at LaVista Conference Center, 12520 Westport Parkway.  Tickets are $50 each and may be purchased by going to .


For over 40 years, Sam Donaldson worked for ABC News, reporting from virtually every corner of the globe.  Winner of many journalism and television awards, the Texas-born Donaldson is also a 14-year survivor of deadly melanoma skin cancer.  His own experience with cancer and what he has learned since then have helped to shape his view that cancer patients can work actively to fight their disease and that there is hope.


Sponsorship opportunities for this year’s event are still available.  If you would like to learn more about sponsor levels and benefits, please contact David Holmquist at


A limited number of rooms at the Ebassy Suites La Vista are available at a rate of $09 for the night of Monday, March 22.  For those interested please call 402-331-7400.  Ask for reservations and mention that you will be attending the Star of Hope Breakfast.