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American Childhood Cancer Organization at Texas A&M University

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
ACCO-TAMU
Purpose:
Our mission is two-fold: (1) to provide information and support for children and adolescents with cancer and their families, to promote awareness on our campuses and in our communities (2) to instill in our student leaders and volunteers a desire to grow and learn, personally and professionally, through service to others.

We also annually award a scholarship every Fall to an Aggie who has been affected by childhood cancer. Please refer to the following page on our website for details:

http://www.accooncampus.org/tamu/Scholarship.aspx
Year Founded:
2011
Membership Dues:
$35/semester
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
Please refer to our organization website below.

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Cassidy Weeks
Public Contact E-mail Address:
Cassidy.a.weeks@gmail.com
Public Contact Phone Number:
(713)-449-8218

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://accooncampus.org/tamu
Organization E-mail Address:
tamu@accooncampus.org

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
31-50
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Three or more times per semester
Fundraising Events:
Three or more times per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Once per year
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per year
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per semester
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never