"We are always honored to be a part of the American Airlines Celebrity Golf and Tennis Weekend," said Hala Moddelmog, president and CEO, Susan G. Komen for the Cure. "Over the 25 years since our founding, Susan G. Komen for the Cure has invested nearly $1 billion to fulfill our promise of ending breast cancer forever, and we have pledged to double that investment over the next decade. The funds and support raised by American Airlines at this event are essential to reaching our goal of a world without breast cancer."
The American Airlines Celebrity Golf and Tennis Weekend has contributed $6.3 million to the Komen Foundation over the past 12 years through sponsorships and fees paid by participants, as well as through the bidding for specialty items that are annually donated for auction.
For more information about the American Airlines Celebrity Golf and Tennis Weekend, go to http://www.aaevents.com/celebritygolf.html.
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