Navigation Links
Prayers From Maria - Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation Hosts Sunflower Soiree
Date:2/3/2009

CLEVELAND, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Prayers From Maria - Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation will be hosting its second annual Sunflower Soiree.

    WHAT:  The Sunflower Soiree
    WHEN:  7 p.m. - 1 a.m., Saturday, February 21, 2009
    WHERE: The Corner Alley, 402 Euclid Ave., Downtown Cleveland
    PRICE: $100.00/person
    HOW:   Contact Tara (330.819.7280) or Rosalie (216.536.5795) or email
           taraandrosalie@prayersfrommaria.org.

The first Sunflower Soiree had a crowd of more than 400 people and was named the "2008 Best New Event of the Year" by The Plain Dealer. This year guests will enjoy an evening of music and bowling, silent & live auctions with fabulous items, open bar and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Dress attire for the event casual chic.

With a mission of funding global research into the causes, prevention, treatments and cure for childhood brain tumors known as gliomas, Prayers From Maria - Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation, was founded in 2006 by Ed and Megan McNamara. The foundation receives considerable support from the community-at-large. The dedication of its volunteer base is echoed by Maureen Smith: "I got involved with the Prayers From Maria when I realized I could help a neighbor and fellow parishioner with an organization that would help find a cure for a serious childhood cancer. When you have children of your own, you cannot imagine the heartache someone goes through when they lose a child like Ed and Megan did. And despite that loss, they have remained an example of faith and generosity to all parents who have similar tragedies in their lives. Taking care of the Foundation's financial needs was just a small favor I could do for Ed and Megan. I smile every time I see a sunflower!"

In addition to a dedicated volunteer base, Prayers From Maria - Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation has a Medical Board that consists of highly venerable doctors who are committed to eradicating the childhood disease. Because gliomas are grossly under funded, the McNamara family is diligently working to make a difference by raising public awareness and bringing hope to children and their families who live with this disease. This year, the Foundation will be awarding their first grant of $100,000 to desperately needed research. To learn more: www.prayersfrommaria.org

If you would like more information on the event, Sunflower Soirre, please contact Tara (330-819-7280) or Rosalie (216-536-5795) or email: taraandrosalie@prayersfrommaria.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Prayers From Maria
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Lutheran, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishops Urge Prayers for Peace in Sudan
2. A New Meaning of Thanksgiving: Miracles for Many, Prayers for All as Healing Services Come to San Francisco
3. A book of common prayers
4. Dr. Mahesh Ramachandran Joins Marianjoy Medical Group
5. Marian Jones Should Return Olympic Medals, Says Ex-White House Drug Spokesman Bob Weiner
6. 14,000 Women Join California First Lady Maria Shriver for The Womens Conference 2007
7. Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital to Receive James Brady Award From Brain Injury Association of Illinois
8. Former Congressman Hyde Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom While Receiving Medical Rehabilitation at Marianjoy
9. Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital Therapeutic Golf Program Receives a $20,000 Matching Grant From the USGA
10. Pennsylvania Attorney General Approves Vincentian Collaborative System-Marian Manor Integration
11. Marianjoy Names Two Vice Presidents
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... T.E.N., a technology and information ... ISE Southeast Awards 2016. Finalists and winners of the ISE® Awards for both ... and Awards Gala on March 15, 2016 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta. ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... NC (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... AssureVest ... surrounding areas, is initiating a charity drive that will raise funds earmarked to purchase ... John C. Tayloe Elementary School. , “My school is in a low-income area and ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... Donor ... in northern California and Nevada, announced a partnership with San Ramon Regional Medical Center. ... to the hospital’s facilities as a way to accommodate a more certain time frame ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... , ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... about foods choices that promote eye health. These articles generally list between five ... and health advocate Sharon Kleyne endorses every one of these lists and believes ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... , ... Healthcare careers in the medical laboratory, nursing, and in the imaging ... healthcare staffing leader Aureus Medical Group during the month of January. Aureus Medical specializes ... positions and in travel and direct hire opportunities in other allied health fields. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... -- Laboratory glassware and plasticware include equipment, ... range from microscope slides to large storage boxes and ... glass because of its low weight and resistance to ... gaining popularity over the past decade when it was ... plastic in several applications due to its resistance to ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... -- Walgreens has committed to provide drug disposal kiosks ... D.C. as part of a program to combat ... advocacy organization As You Sow. Conrad MacKerron , ... on to unneeded drugs because they lack easily accessible collection ... --> Conrad MacKerron , Senior Vice President at As ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... SAN FRANCISCO , Feb. 11, 2016   ... the advancement of new health technologies, announced today " ... outstanding achievements in health tech over the past ten ... For nearly a decade, Health 2.0 has served ... and showcased and connected with thousands of technologies, companies, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: