Navigation Links
Courage Center Seeks Applications for 2009 Judd Jacobson Memorial Award
Date:7/22/2009

MINNEAPOLIS, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Courage Center, a nonprofit rehabilitation and resource center for people with disabilities, is seeking applications for the annual Judd Jacobson Memorial Award.

Established in 1992, the Jacobson Award recognizes the pursuit or achievement of a business entrepreneurial endeavor by a person with a physical disability or sensory impairment. The award recipient will be honored at an event on October 20, and receive a $5,000 cash award to advance his or her business endeavors.

To be considered for the award, applicants must be 18 years of age or older and reside in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa or North or South Dakota. Applicants must also demonstrate entrepreneurial skill, financial need, exceptional personal commitment, and have received little or no public recognition for their business endeavor. Applications are available online at Judd Jacobson Award. This year's application deadline is Friday, Sept. 4, 2009.

For more information about the Judd Jacobson Memorial Award, contact Sue Warner, Communications and Marketing, 763-520-0263 or TTY 763-520-0245.

About the Jacobson Award

The Judd Jacobson Memorial Award is named for the late Minnesota business leader who became a quadriplegic as a result of a diving accident. The award is administered by Courage Center, with funds made possible by Daniel J. Gainey, a lifelong friend of Jacobson.

About Courage Center

Courage Center is a nonprofit rehabilitation and resource center that advances the lives of children and adults experiencing barriers to health and independence. A
'/>"/>

SOURCE Courage Center
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Radiologists encouraged to look beyond cancer for clinically unseen diseases
2. AASM encourages those student-athletes at risk for developing osa to visit a sleep clinic
3. New York City Cancer Patients, Survivors and Care Givers Encouraged to Keep Going(R)
4. AARP Calls on Governor Schwarzenegger to Discourage Veto of SCHIP Expansion Bill
5. Standard treatment for prostate cancer may encourage spread of disease
6. Smilebox and Lifetime Television Promote Breast Cancer Awareness With Multimedia Designs for Sending Mammogram Reminders and Celebrating Courage
7. New Low-Back Pain Guidelines Should Encourage Patients to Utilize Spinal Manipulation
8. As Cold & Flu Season Nears, New Baby Nasal Aspirator Offers Safe and Effective Alternative to FDA-Discouraged Medicines
9. Independence Blue Cross Announces No Pay Getaway Promotion Designed to Encourage Healthy Behaviors
10. Parents Encouraged to Set an Example for Their Teens and Help Stop Underage Drinking
11. Amarillo Native Honored for Courage, Selflessness
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2015)... Lowcostcarinsuranceprice.com has released a new blog ... insurance for senior citizens . , Senior citizens ... not mean that they cannot find affordable coverage. By ... find the right coverage for their cars at the ... http://lowcostcarinsuranceprice.com/ provides free leads from various agencies ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... 2015 “Kind,” “selfless,” “the voice of ... ways Denise Weiner described pediatric oncology nurse Laura Vasquez ... daughter, Alexa, during her five-year battle with a malignant ... marrow transplant and numerous experimental treatments, Vasquez continued caring ... when she was not in the hospital and even ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Opera ” was featured on NewsWatch as part of its ... products available to consumers. Andrew Tropeano, a technology expert and ... viewers how this is the fastest way to surf the ... be in existence. But each web browser is slightly different ... Celebrating their 20th anniversary this year, Opera connects over 350 ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... 24, 2015 Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer ... explaining the reason armed forces are used worldwide, and how ... Bible were kept. Yisrayl says that the nations have been ... they have only added to the confusion and distrust. ... protect themselves against captivity, forced compliance, unjust rules and laws, ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015 ProTube Outro is a ... X video editors. ProTube Outro allows editors to easily ... video drop zones. Position, scale, and rotate pictures/videos, logos, ... ProTube Outro uses simple borders and shadows for a minimalistic ... plugin. , ProTube Outro comes packed with over 30 customizable ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Low Cost Auto Insurance Quotes for Senior Citizens 2Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 2Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 3Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 4Health News:A Web Browser That Connects over 350 Million People was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Armed Forces Would Not Be Necessary if Biblical Laws Were Followed, Says Yisrayl Hawkins in New Article 2Health News:Pixel Film Studios, FCPX Plugin Developer Announced the Release of Protube Outro, Outro Screen Templates for Final Cut Pro X 2
... A study of 62 youngsters has revealed that low tar, ... severely as regular cigarettes . ,All the participants ... Heart, were in their mid-twenties. ,Twenty of them ... three years, while 20 other participants had smoked regular cigarettes ...
... A new research has found that extremely anxious patients with ... or death when compared to those with a calmer ... time were in greatest danger, while those who initially had ... their risk. ,"Most patients come in very anxious ...
... a solution for the embarrassing problem of bad breath or ... paste that can tackle separate causes of smelly breath. ... dihydrogen sulphide, which can lead to bad breath, reports the ... enzyme that fights starch and cellulose in between the teeth ...
... have higher dietary intake of foods with omega-3 fatty acids ... age-related macular degeneration, while those with higher serum levels ... early stages of the disease, according to two reports in ... JAMA/Archives journals. ,Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) occurs when ...
... surgical removal of the prostate due to cancer may ... not worry about the post-surgical urinary incontinence. ... at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center has devised a ... ensure continence. ,They describe the success of ...
... to take a heavy toll the world over. Almost 100 million ... as infants. ,According to a searing report on the ... the increase in many developing countries, where a male child ... International - a global child development agency - highlights the fact ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Risk of Heart Attack, Death High Among Extremely Anxious Patients 2Health News:Risk of Heart Attack, Death High Among Extremely Anxious Patients 3Health News:Higher Intake of Fish and Vitamin D Reduces the Risk of Age-related Macular Disease 2Health News:Higher Intake of Fish and Vitamin D Reduces the Risk of Age-related Macular Disease 3Health News:Innovative Procedure Helps Men Minimize Incontinence After Prostatectomy 2Health News:Innovative Procedure Helps Men Minimize Incontinence After Prostatectomy 3Health News:Female Infanticide and Feticide Continue to Increase 2
(Date:4/24/2015)... 24, 2015 Introduction ... indication-specific planning tools for radiosurgery/SBRT   ... aimed at enhancing the workflow for difficult to ... in 2013 - comes full circle with the ... These new Elements enable on-the-fly generation of consistent ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... NORCROSS, Ga. , April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... ,s researchers, paper, that such was not the product of ... not form a reliable basis for allegations of ... shaky position on a false premise, or misguided ... In fact, these studies are contradicted by multiple ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP ... therapies, spoke about the importance of extrapolation in bringing ... (EGA) annual European Biosimilars Group conference in ... the publication of a pivotal white paper titled, ... of biosimilars." Speaking at the EGA ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Brainlab Introduces New Generation of VMAT* for Brain and Spine at 3rd ESTRO in Barcelona 2Hi-Tech Responds to "Bullying Tactics" Issued by FDA on Acacia Rigidula 2Hi-Tech Responds to "Bullying Tactics" Issued by FDA on Acacia Rigidula 3Hi-Tech Responds to "Bullying Tactics" Issued by FDA on Acacia Rigidula 4Hi-Tech Responds to "Bullying Tactics" Issued by FDA on Acacia Rigidula 5Hi-Tech Responds to "Bullying Tactics" Issued by FDA on Acacia Rigidula 6Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 2Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 3Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 4Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 5Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 6Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 7
... N.J., Jan. 18, 2011 MonoSol Rx, LLC ("MonoSol ... an amended patent infringement and false marking lawsuit today ... ; "BDSI"), MEDA Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("MEDA"), and Aveva Drug ... Court for the District of New Jersey. ...
... Calif., Jan. 18, 2011 Hotspur Technologies, Inc. announced ... & S Surgical Hospital in Monroe, Louisiana, successfully completed ... in an intervention to treat a blocked peripheral artery. ... of procedure confirms the ability of this device to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:MonoSol Rx, LLC Files Patent Infringement and False Marking Lawsuit Against BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc., MEDA Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Aveva Drug Delivery Systems, Inc. 2First Hotspur Peripheral Angioplasty Case Completed 2First Hotspur Peripheral Angioplasty Case Completed 3
... disposable lens convenience for those with astigmatism ... crisp, clear vision with the convenience of ... Toric lenses are manufactured using our patented ... perfect edge on every lens. This lens ...
The Heine C series binocular loupes offer extremely low weight (46 g), crisp views, and quality German construction in an affordable instrument....
Eyeglass Loupe 3x-5x made with precision optical glass. Ideal for any detail work....
Near PT test card/illus of the ocular adnexa 5 1/2" X 8"....
Medicine Products: