It is estimated that this year nearly 32,000 people in Wisconsin will be diagnosed with cancer — that’s more than 87 people every day. Our coaches are dedicated to beating this terrible disease, and they want you on their team. Over the past six years, Coaches vs. Cancer Wisconsin has raised more than $1.7 million to support the American Cancer Society’s mission to save lives and create more birthdays by helping people stay well, get well, find cures and fight back. At the University of Wisconsin, the American Cancer Society has funded over $44 million in research since 1947. ACS currently funds 21 grants in the state of Wisconsin total at an investment of over $12 million.