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Be there for that next young adult who is facing cancer and looking for someone who understands.  Show them they are not alone.

Cactus Cancer Society, formerly Lacuna Loft, is the only organization offering diverse online support programs regardless of diagnosis and regardless of where these courageous young survivors live, allowing unparalleled accessibility to survivorship support.  Each year, 80,000 young adults (ages 18-39) are diagnosed with cancer and the future they had once planned for is dramatically altered.  Suffering from often extreme isolation, these young adults need connection to one another, their concerns to be validated, and a safe space to process their new normal.  Reducing isolation, and offering social interaction and creative opportunities have been shown to increase quality of life.

Cactus Cancer Society is a community funded charity that provides all programs at no charge to young adults facing cancer.

Your support will share stories to end isolation.

Your support will offer a safe space to young adult cancer survivors.

Your support will bring young adults facing cancer together, regardless of the time of day and where they live.

Your support will show these young adults they have peers who understand what they are facing.

  • $15 offers a young adult journaling prompts weekly, for one month.
  • $25 provides one young adult with a book during our Young Adult Cancer Book Club.
  • $50 gives one young adult a supply box for a Creative Art Workshop.
  • $250 allows one young adult to participate in a session of our 8-week Writing Group.

One young adult at a time, you make a difference.

Cactus Cancer Society is an entirely community funded charity that provides all programs at no charge to young adults in need!  Your gift is tax-deductible to the full extent of IRS rules & regulations.

Did you know that corporations often have matching gift programs?  Speak with someone at your work today to see if your tax-deductible donation to Cactus Cancer Society could be matched!

*Please note, our legal name has recently changed to Cactus Cancer Society from Lacuna Loft but you may find our name to still be listed as Lacuna Loft in certain databases as everyone takes a different amount of time to update such things.

One young adult at a time, you make a difference.

If you’d like to make a donation in memory or in celebration of someone specific, please email and let us know! In memory and celebration of those we love…

We’ve earned GuideStar Gold status! This means Cactus Cancer Society* is in the top 1% of all nonprofits when it comes to transparency about our organization.

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