Navigation Links
New England Technology Foundation Announces 'Connecting for Children's Charities 2008' Event
Date:3/18/2008

Networking Event Raises Funds for Children's Charities; Highlights include

Awards, Food and Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament

BOSTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New England Technology Foundation (NE Technology Foundation) (http://www.netechfoundation.org) today announced that its 14th annual charity fundraising event will be held on Thursday, March 27th at the Westin Waltham Hotel (http://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1036 ). The evening will be full of food, casino games, entertainment and networking - - all supporting children's charities throughout New England.
Event highlights include:

-- Cocktail party and dinner food stations

-- A Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament

-- Casino games, including blackjack and roulette wheels

-- Live band

-- Silent auction

In addition to the festivities, two awards will be given out. The Innovation Philanthropist Award will be presented to the team of Jack and Shelly Blais, Mike and Maureen Champa, Roger and Michelle Marino, Paul and Kathleen Severino, and Jim Dow and Lucille Zanghi for their innovative work with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (http://www.dana-farber.org) through their The High Technology Multi-Disciplinary Research Fund. The NE Tech Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award will also be presented to Duncan McDougal of the Children's Literacy Foundation (http://www.clifonline.org).

There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities for companies interested in supporting the event and the NE Technology Foundation's mission. Individual tickets are available as well. Easy, secure on-line registration for the event and poker tournament, sponsorship and donations is available at http://www.netechfoundation.org (http://www.netechfoundation.org).

"The NE Technology Foundation event allows busy technology executives to network in a relaxed, fun setting," said Kevin Wiant, president of the NE Technology Foundation. "Connecting for Children is not only the event's theme, but a great description of the event's ultimate goal, which is bringing together the New England technology community to raise much-needed funds for very deserving charities."

About the New England Technology Foundation

The New England Technology Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 1992. Its mission is to bring the region's technology community together to raise funds for social, medical, and educational organizations that benefit the children of New England. Since its inception, the NE Technology Foundation has donated over $1.3 million dollars to over fifty charitable organizations. The NE Technology Foundation is an all-volunteer organization. The NE Technology Foundation hosts an annual fundraising event in the fall and golf tournament in the spring. Companies in the technology community throughout New England are invited to support and participate in the events as corporate sponsors. Funds raised from the events are then awarded to a selected group of non-profit organizations supporting the needs of children.

Contact:

Mike Farber, NETF

781.684.0770

mfarber@schwartz-pr.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE New England Technology Foundation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. New England Area Fertility Experts Issue Call for Ethnic Egg Donors
2. Newest Hospital in New England Signs Agreement With Global Med Technologies(R), Inc.
3. Dr. Robert Leonard First in New England to Offer Genetic Test for Male Pattern Baldness
4. Kelli Pedroia, Wife of Red Sox Dustin Pedroia, Joins Melanoma Foundation of New England to Warn About Tanning for the Prom
5. Leading IVF Practice to Open 11th New England Location
6. Boston Scientific Comments on New England Journal of Medicine Article
7. Jobson Medical Information LLC Acquires CenterWatch and New England IRB From Thomson Healthcare
8. U.S. Preventive Medicine to Expand into England with iHealth UK Ltd.
9. Varian Image-Guided Treatment Machines Selected for Major New Hospital on South Coast of England
10. New England Journal of Medicine Selects ScholarOnes Manuscript Central for Online Peer Review
11. Black Caribbeans do better in America than in England
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... Amada Senior Care, premier provider of non-medical in-home ... – its San Antonio West location. Prior to entering the senior care industry, Amada ... opening of Amada San Antonio West will take place on Friday, April 29th. ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... ... the development of miniature microphones and headsets announced today that the US Patent ... of integrating in-earphones into a structure. This innovative design creates a lightweight and ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... , ... Metabolic Nutrition today announced the upcoming launch of its ... Get Fit and Sports Expo in Orlando, Florida. Attended by pro athletes, ... 29-30, was selected as the perfect event to introduce the highly anticipated GlycoLoad. ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... The Aging in ... has established an ICD-10-CM code for sarcopenia, giving it recognition for separate reporting and ... effective October 1, 2016. , Sarcopenia is defined as a combination of low muscle ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... ... to those affected by a health insurance co-operative bankruptcy to receive their ... individuals can receive over 1,500 FDA-approved prescription medications from over 180 American ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... PUNE, India , April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... - Pipeline Review, H1 2016" is a report ... pipeline and helps strengthen R&D pipelines by identifying ... best-in-class products. Company Profiles discussed in ... Menarini Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite Srl, AbbVie Inc., Abiogen ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... , Schweiz, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... des Sachs CEO Forums in Zürich gab ... ihres führenden Wirkstoffkandidaten STR001 zur Erhaltung des ... eingesetzt wurde, bekannt. Für die umfassende Phase-II-Doppelblindstudie ... und Frankreich angeworben. STR001 wird während der ...
(Date:4/27/2016)...   , Total Sales Grow ... Clinical sales grow 16% year-over-year  , ... MKEAY) inventor of Cellvizio®, the multidisciplinary confocal laser endomicroscopy ... ended March 31, 2016 and provided an update on ... First Quarter 2016 Revenue Results by Category  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: