Navigation Links
$1 Can Make The Difference
Date:3/17/2009

GLENS FALLS, N.Y., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- What can you buy with a dollar anymore? Is $1 worth anything? How about a mammogram, doctor's appointment, and treatment for those who cannot afford to battle breast cancer? Fresh off a cross-country journey to promote early detection, Brandon Mendelson and the 1 in 8 Foundation are challenging five million Americans to show the world the power of $1 and provide care and complete support for women and men battling breast cancer in the worst economy ever seen. On www.thebrandonshow.com, Mendelson and the foundation are challenging five million Americans to donate $1 to a "100% transparent, 100% of the time" fund that will be used to pay for "360 degree care" for those in need. From the first visit to treatment and recovery, the foundation is there to cover it. The fund's balance sheet and how the money is used will be available through the 1 in 8 Foundation by mail, phone, or email request.

"My grandmother, Esther Mendelson, lost everything while battling cancer. She lost her home, all of her money, and there was nothing left for her during her battle. I don't want that to happen to anyone else," Brandon Mendelson said. "With the cost of cancer medication high and the number of Americans unemployed and without health insurance higher, the 1 in 8 Foundation wants to step up and provide 360 degree support for those battling breast cancer. And with a national wallet tightening occurring, we have made it so every single $1 donated is 100% transparent so our fellow Americans know their money won't be squandered."

Brandon Mendelson is organizing the five million American challenge from his home in Glens Falls, New York, recording daily production updates on his website and coordinating with his audience of over 170,000 on popular social networking website, Twitter. He is asking every town's mayor to proclaim May 16th, 2009, "Check
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Brandon Show
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. DNA differences may influence risk of Hodgkin disease
2. No differences in survival or neonatal outcomes in pregnancy-associated colorectal cancer
3. Ethnic differences found for fatty liver disease and insulin resistance
4. Standing on the Edge of Tomorrow: You Can Make a Difference
5. Crest and Oral-B Challenge America to See The Difference in Their Smile and Make A Difference in Childrens Smiles Around the World
6. Sex difference on spatial skill test linked to brain structure
7. An ESC statement on gender differences in medical care and survival after myocardial infarction
8. Jessica Biel and Make The Difference Network Bring Holiday Cheer to Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
9. Large health differences between population groups in Norway
10. Money motivates doctors to reduce ethnic differences in heart disease treatments
11. Traditional Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage Plans: Allsup Finds Knowing the Differences Means Savings for People with Disabilities
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/20/2014)... is a professional company offering many kinds of ... its new engineered bamboo flooring collection, and announced a ... BambooIndustry.com’s customers come from many countries in the world: ... CEO of the company, the global bamboo flooring market ... years, and the demand for eco-friendly bamboo flooring products ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... MissyDress, a distinguished special dress supplier, has just ... has drastically cut prices to all its prom dresses ... 30, 2015. Many of the hottest styles are sold ... dresses, and more. , A spokesman for MissyDress says, ... A-line princess prom dresses or sweetheart chiffon prom dresses, ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... NY (PRWEB) December 20, 2014 An ... healthcare sector have benefited the Massage Services ... discretionary characteristics of industry products, the anticipated 1.0% annualized ... period has provided consumers with the means to afford ... have received a massage in a given year has ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits ( ... the artificial hip system was defectively designed continue ... Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order ... on December 2nd, counsel in 10 DePuy Pinnacle ... on November 19, 2014, with depositions to conclude ...
(Date:12/20/2014)... SATURDAY, Dec. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The holidays ... when they contend with fresh trees, scented candles and ... and on the decorations that have been packed away ... in my allergy and asthma patients," Dr. Rachna Shah, ... School of Medicine, said in Loyola news release. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:BammbooIndustry.com: Big Discounts On All Kinds Of Bamboo Flooring Collections 2Health News:MissyDress: The Prices of Prom Dresses Just Reduced 2Health News:Massage Services in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Health News:Massage Services in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3Health News:New Jersey Court Overseeing DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Issues New Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:New Jersey Court Overseeing DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Issues New Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:New Jersey Court Overseeing DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits Issues New Order, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Holiday Trimmings Can Trigger Allergies 2
... The California,State Board of Pharmacy yesterday announced ... the implementation of E-Pedigree from,January 1, 2009 to ... and trace,technology designed to strengthen the chain of ... from entering the,marketplace., The decision coincides with ...
... The UC Irvine Department of Emergency Medicine is hosting ... Forum March 28-29 in Costa Mesa, Calif. As part ... present research findings on a variety of related areas ... services to the success of computerized alcohol-use counseling. , ...
... March 26 BD (Becton,Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: ... webcast of its second fiscal quarter 2008 earnings conference ... BD will issue a press release,detailing the quarter,s earnings ... call will be accessible through BD,s,website at http://www.bd.com/investors ...
... conducted by University of Pittsburgh Alzheimers disease researchers ... that Pittsburgh Compound-B (PiB) binds to the telltale ... with Alzheimers disease. The finding is a significant ... diagnosis of Alzheimers disease in living patients. For ...
... 26 Target Data Research (TDR),President R.J. Slutz announced ... Forward fund raising campaign which will be held at ... support Step,N Forward and the Office of Public,Guardianship, Advanced ... quality of life and develop strategies to raise the ...
... to use new technique, CHICAGO, March 26 It ... Homewood, Illinois. On Sunday, she struggled with,double vision because of ... eye movement. On Monday, she became one of the first ... a newly developed,material called Onyx. On Wednesday she was back ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:NCPA Statement on California's Delay of E-Pedigree Implementation 2Health News:UC Irvine researchers present latest findings at emergency medicine forum 2Health News:Study validates Pittsburgh Compound-B in identifying Alzheimer's disease brain toxins 2Health News:Study validates Pittsburgh Compound-B in identifying Alzheimer's disease brain toxins 3Health News:Revolutionary New Technique Uses Onyx to Fill Hard-To-Treat Aneurysms 2
(Date:12/19/2014)... TODAY, AEGATE, the leader in medicine verification ... of Peter Fox as Chief Technology Officer ... Officer. Peter has served as Development Director ... Oracle in 2011. Prior to Datanomic, Peter ... and subsequently Convergys, a world renowned billing system for ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Pa. , Dec. 19, 2014 You,re ... routine checkup and cleaning when he or she says ... you,ve probably heard before, you may have several questions ... You,ll be relieved to know it,s nothing to worry ... answer patients, questions and alleviate any anxiety the public ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Dec. 19, 2014 Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. announced ... with MSN Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. ( Hyderabad, India ... commercialize several new ANDAs.  Under the terms of the ... exclusively to Breckenridge for the U.S. market, and Breckenridge ... Breckenridge and MSN have agreed to develop an oral ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Aegate Appoints new CTO and Chief Channels & Partner Officer 2Aegate Appoints new CTO and Chief Channels & Partner Officer 3Aegate Appoints new CTO and Chief Channels & Partner Officer 4Root Canals Have Become More Routine 2Breckenridge Pharmaceutical signs Multi-Product Generic Agreement with MSN Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. 2
... is designed to give accurate and ... neurosurgical intensive care, trauma, and operating ... and easy to use, and provides ... built-in audible alarm alerts attending staff ...
A portable, easy to use, dual-channel laser-Doppler tissue perfusion and temperature monitoring system, at a remarkably affordable price....
... highly featured laser doppler system for ... from multiple tissue sites. This latest ... Signal Processing (DSP) and laser Doppler ... simple to use, multi-channel monitor, setting ...
... highly featured laser doppler system for ... from multiple tissue sites. This latest ... Signal Processing (DSP) and laser Doppler ... simple to use, multi-channel monitor, setting ...
Medicine Products: