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4 Sep 2018

Tune in Friday for the Stand Up To Cancer telecast

Keep a look out for Van Andel Institute’s Ann Schoen

Van Andel Institute is delighted to be a part of the 2018 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) telecast on Friday, Sept. 7, at 8 p.m. Eastern. Keep an eye out for the Institute’s own Ann Schoen, a cancer survivor and employee for 22 years, who will be featured in the biennial special! In the meantime, check out this video about Ann.

The Digital Live Show, “It’s #Up2Us: Stand Up To Cancer l The Digital Live Show,” is a one-hour standalone digital event that will stream on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube at 7 p.m. Eastern, leading into the 2018 televised roadblock special, which airs at 8 p.m. on dozens of networks, including ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC.

The 2018 Stand Up To Cancer live fundraising special brings together all the networks and the biggest stars in entertainment, for one night of music, laughter and inspiration. This year, Bradley Cooper, Academy Award®-nominated actor, returns as co-executive producer. Mahershala Ali, Katie Couric, Jennifer Garner, Tony Hale, Marg Helgenberger, Ed Helms, Ken Jeong, Marlee Matlin, Matthew McConaughey, Maria Menounos, Jillian Michaels, Trevor Noah, Dak Prescott, Italia Ricci, Rob Riggle, Karla Souza, David Spade, Keith Urban and Reese Witherspoon will participate in this memorable event. Additional stars and performers will be announced in the days leading up to the telecast.