A long-time cancer advocate, Laura Vaughn, will be Honored at a reception to benefit the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network today from 5-7 p.m. at the American Cancer Society Office, 901 N. University Little Rock.

The event is designed to help make cancer a legislative priority at both the state and national levels.

It will be an evening of music, fun and refreshments will be held to honor Vaughn, who is the American Cancer Society Arkansas State Vice President. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.

Tickets are $20 per person. RSVP to Lyn Hicks at 603-5217 or lyn.hicks@cancer.org.