Navigation Links
Medbox, Inc. Announced Increased Funding for Corporate Giving Program in 2013
Date:12/10/2012

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) (www.medboxinc.com), announced today that they will increase their donations in 2013, by giving more to certain groups that they already support, and by funding new organizations for the first time.

Medbox supports the development of comprehensive and sensible regulations in states that have legalized medical marijuana, and advocates policies that ensure fair access for patients and practical guidelines for providers.

Among the organizations that Medbox supports is ASA – Americans for Safe Access. The ASA is the largest national member-based organization of patients, medical professionals, scientists and concerned citizens promoting safe and legal access to cannabis for therapeutic use and research. ASA works to overcome political and legal barriers by creating policies that improve access to medical cannabis for patients and researchers by engaging in a multifaceted strategy that incorporates public education, impact litigation, grassroots development and advocacy, media campaigns, and direct support services.

Medbox has asked ASA to provide a list of worthwhile organizations that they feel would be best suited to receive donations from Medbox. This list shall include certain sub-chapters of the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) that were instrumental in defending patient rights and the state approved dispensary program in Arizona. Also included will be the International Association for Cannabinoid Medicine.  The company will continue to support lobbying efforts in states where medical marijuana is pending or under consideration, in order to help craft sensible regulations that favor the type of strict compliance and transparency that the Medbox system provides.  

"It's important for Medbox to continue to support groups that positively impact one aspect of our business model, which is controlling the method in which dispensaries store and dispense marijuana," stated Dr. Bruce Bedrick, CEO of Medbox, Inc. "While we continue to inform the public that our system is not a vending machine, but actually a drug dispensing system and compliance tool that sits behind the counter in licensed dispensaries and is at the control of dispensary employees, it's important that we back the organizations that also support and craft sensible regulations."

About Medbox, Inc: 

Medbox is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise. Medbox has offices throughout the world, including New York, Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Tokyo, London and Toronto, and has their corporate headquarters in Los Angeles.

Medbox provides their patented systems, software and consulting services to pharmacies, dispensaries, urgent care centers, drug rehab clinics, hospitals, prison systems, hospice facilities, and medical groups worldwide.

Medbox, Inc. is a publicly traded company, and is listed on the OTC Markets, ticker symbol MDBX.

For more information on Medbox, please contact the Medbox Investor Relations Department at (800) 762-1452 or go online to www.medboxinc.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Medbox, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Medbox, Inc. Commences Pursuit of Strategic Acquisitions
2. Medbox, Inc. Offers Guidance and Consultation To Washington State
3. Medbox, Inc. Protects Its Image as a Leader in Sensible Medication Dispensing
4. Medbox, Inc. at the Forefront of Providing Secure Medicine Dispensing Systems to Prisons
5. Medbox, Inc. To Support Referendum Overturning LA City Council Ban on Medical Marijuana Outlets
6. Medbox, Inc. Weighs-in on FDA Evaluation of Prescription Medicine Dispensing Systems
7. Medbox, Inc. Rides a Wave of Local Media Support in Connecticut
8. Halozyme Announced Roche Filed A Marketing Authorization Application For Subcutaneous MabThera
9. Jury for 2012 Intercultural Innovation Award Announced
10. MEK162 Registration Path Announced
11. Hanmi and Kinex Announced Korean FDA Allowance of the KX01 IND Application
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/7/2016)... , December 7, 2016 ... Market Research titled , Global Market Study on Multiplex Detection ... 2024 , the global multiplex detection immunoassay market is expected ... period 2016-2024. ... , , ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... , December 7, 2016 ... reach a value of USD 3.9 billion by ... View Research, Inc. The growth of the market ... and continuous technological advancements by the market players. ... due to increasing donation, rising awareness about transfusion-transmitted ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... , Dec. 6, 2016  Alopexx Oncology, LLC ... a recombinant antibody fusion protein (immunocytokine) composed of interleukin-2 ... the same target on B cells as Rituxan and ... components but is also involved in tumor targeting, engagement ... vaccine effect. The results of the study (abstract #95954) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... 07, 2016 , ... The Honolulu cosmetic and medical dermatology ... launched October 17, 2016, features comprehensive information regarding a wide range of dermatologic ... patients can discover the latest clinical dermatology treatments for medical skin concerns as ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... TX (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... based in Dallas, Texas, is condemning "scam operations" carried out by unethical locksmith ... bring these scam operations to a halt. According to Texas Premier Locksmith, these ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... "ProBrand Flip allows FCPX ... media," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProBrand Flip includes ... use drop zones. Editors can select from a variety of flip book animations. In ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... (IFW) Program at Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT). McLaughlin brings nearly 20 ... of three acupuncturists to help patients realize their family building goals. Acupuncture ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... , ... December 07, 2016 , ... “Walking With God: ... stories that will inspire the reader to be aware of God's direction in their ... published author, Sanford Smith, retired teacher and active church leader. , Sanford ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):