Navigation Links
Joe's Sports & Outdoor In-Store Promotion Raises $18,000 for the Children's Cancer Association
Date:12/4/2008

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Joe's Sports & Outdoor stores across the Pacific Northwest raised more than $18,000 during the months of August and September for the Children's Cancer Association (CCA). For the third consecutive year, Joe's provided shoppers the opportunity to showcase their compassion and generosity by donating to CCA at checkout stands in all stores.

CCA Founder and CEO, Regina Ellis, said, "Once again, we are pleased to receive the generous support of Joe's Sports & Outdoor. The amount of money raised this year reflects the commitment of Joe's store employees, and their customers, to helping those less fortunate."

The Joe's Sports & Outdoor Foundation has also awarded a $5,000 grant to support CCA's Caring Cabin. Funds will be used to purchase a tractor so that improvements can be made to the lake's waterfront to increase accessibility. This latest grant brings the total funds awarded to CCA from the Joe's Foundation to just over $65,000.

Established in 2002, the Joe's Sports & Outdoor Foundation works to improve the lives of youth in the areas where Joe's stores are located by providing financial support to qualified charitable organizations and community-based programs. Organizations who have received grants in the past include Special Olympics and the Children's Cancer Association. Grants have also funded school athletic field lighting, team uniforms, scouting activities and much more.

Founded in 1995, the Children's Cancer Association is dedicated to bringing the healing power of compassion, music and friendship to seriously ill children and their families when they need it most. Fueled by thousands of supporters and volunteers and available at no cost to families, CCA's award- winning, innovative programs include the in-hospital Music Rx(R) program, the Chemo Pal(R) mentor program, the LifeSupport Family Enrichment program, and the Carin
'/>"/>

SOURCE Children's Cancer Association
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. More Kids Are Suffering Sports Injuries
2. Blue Cross of California and the California Governors Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Launch Live Like a Champion Tour
3. NFL, NHL and NHLPA Team Up in Sports Concussion Education Campaign
4. Chicagos Premier Sports and Fitness Auction is Back!
5. Springer to publish Sports Engineering
6. American Physical Therapy Association Named Science Partner to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports
7. K2 Sports Announces New Endurance Suncare Product Rollout for 2008
8. International Sports Sciences Associations Ten Best Resolutions for Better Health in 2008
9. Helmets Save Lives in Winter Sports
10. Mothers and Youth Sports Nationwide Push for FabricAide in Response to MRSA Threat
11. Search Underway for Americas Ulti-mutt Sports Pet
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/24/2014)... (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 Abington ... Ternopolska, MD has joined The Neurology Group and ... Multiple Sclerosis Center. , A graduate of Vinnica ... Neurology at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia and ... Jaffe Multiple Sclerosis Center at Weill Cornell Medical College. ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... Recently, SweetDressy.com, a well-known dress supplier and leader ... 2014 Evening Dresses. All these fresh items are offered ... manager, the special offer is valid until Dec. 20, ... has been working well in the fashion industry for ... Their new dresses may be the best products for ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... The typical American diet includes foods that are ... a diet high in calories and carbohydrates only enables ... typically accumulate around the internal organs exposing people to ... the form of love handles, beer bellies and thunder ... rid themselves of the burden of embarrassing, unhealthy and ...
(Date:11/24/2014)... November 24, 2014 Dr. Michael Kettel ... Center, recently appeared on NBC to discuss egg freezing as ... has been trending in the news recently, with new company ... for women. , “[The companies] see it as ... on a career hot path.” Says Dr. Kettel. , Up ...
(Date:11/23/2014)... 24, 2014 For the coming special ... has launched a great promotion for many products, especially ... can get the best choice with amazing discounts, up ... Tidebuy.com. , It is easy to buy colored ... that, this selection is also famous for delicate craftsmanship, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Nataliya Ternopolska Named Associate Medical Director of Abington Health’s Multiple Sclerosis Center 2Health News:SweetDressy.com Unveiled A New Selection Of Evening Dresses 2Health News:Ketogenic Diet is the Perfect Solution for Diet Doc Patients Who Want to Learn How to Lose Weight over the Holidays 2Health News:Ketogenic Diet is the Perfect Solution for Diet Doc Patients Who Want to Learn How to Lose Weight over the Holidays 3Health News:Ketogenic Diet is the Perfect Solution for Diet Doc Patients Who Want to Learn How to Lose Weight over the Holidays 4Health News:Dr. Michael Kettel of San Diego Fertility Center Gives “An Inside Look at Freezing Eggs” on NBC 2Health News:Dr. Michael Kettel of San Diego Fertility Center Gives “An Inside Look at Freezing Eggs” on NBC 3Health News:Beautiful Wedding Dresses Available at Popular B2C Company Tidebuy 2
... Cell phone distractions account for more than 300,000 car crashes each ... to limit or prohibit the use of things like cell phones ... University finds a widening gap between the evidence on distracted driving ... new study, published this month in the American Journal of ...
... -- Patients with bipolar disorder may be eligible ... medications -- quetiapine (Seroquel), a widely prescribed second-generation ... stabilizer. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center is ... only site in the greater New York metropolitan ...
... By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , ... recommend antibiotics for asthma, almost 1 million children with ... in the United States, a new study finds. ... this suggests that we as pediatricians are prescribing them ...
... of tuberculosisas well as in the practices, programs and ... human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)the spread of multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis ... Research in the June issue of The Journal ... of 18F-FDG positron emission tomography (PET) scans can help ...
... immobilise radioactive forms of iodine using a microwave, has been ... Iodine radioisotopes are produced by fission of uranium fuel in ... it is highly mobile in the environment and selective uptake ... following long term exposure. Furthermore, iodine-129, which is a type ...
... , MONDAY, May 23 (HealthDay News) -- Are you the type ... theater? If so, here,s some good news: A new Norwegian study ... in better health than those who don,t. Both men and ... health and satisfaction with life than those who were less engaged. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Temple-led study finds widening gap between distracted driving and legislation 2Health News:New study aims to improve long-term treatment for patients with bipolar disorder 2Health News:Too Many Kids Getting Antibiotics for Asthma 2Health News:Too Many Kids Getting Antibiotics for Asthma 3Health News:PET scans predict effectiveness of treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in HIV patients 2Health News:Expert discovers simple method of dealing with harmful radioactive iodine 2Health News:A Cultured Man Is a Healthier, Happier Man: Study 2Health News:A Cultured Man Is a Healthier, Happier Man: Study 3
(Date:11/22/2014)... Nov. 21, 2014   Long Beach dentist , Dr. ... called the gold standard in tooth replacement because they offer ... long-lasting way to restore and preserve smiles and improve overall ... a missing tooth or as a part of a smile ... and feel of a smile. The loss of ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... ORLANDO, Fla. , Nov. 21, 2014 MEDITE ... 2014 reported nine months and the 3 rd quarter ... million. Operating income was $448,000 for the nine months ended ... September 2014. "Even though our 3 rd quarter is ... period which extends from July into September for many countries ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... , Nov. 21, 2014 Research and ... Recombinant Protein Drug Industry Report, 2014-2017" report to ... The Chinese recombinant protein drug market has ... rigidity, consumption ability and the like. During 2005-2013, sales ... grew at a CAGR of 19.1%, and it is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Long Beach Dentist, Dr. Rassouli, is Now Offering Dental Implants 2CytoCore Inc. / MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. Reports Record YTD and 3rd Quarter Sales 2CytoCore Inc. / MEDITE Cancer Diagnostics, Inc. Reports Record YTD and 3rd Quarter Sales 3China Recombinant Protein Drug Industry Report, 2014-2017 2China Recombinant Protein Drug Industry Report, 2014-2017 3
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: