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Gwyneth Paltrow Announced as EIF Ambassador to Saks Fifth Avenue's 2008 KEY TO THE CURE Campaign

Benefit T-Shirt Design By Karl Lagerfeld A Women's Cancer Initiative in Partnership with the Entertainment Industry Foundation's Women's Cancer Research Fund NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Saks Fifth Avenue and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) annou...

Stand Up to Cancer awards $73.6 million for novel, groundbreaking cancer research

...f us has a role to play in advancing cancer research," said Sherry Lansing, eif Board Chair and a member of the SU2C Executive Leadership Council (ELC). "...h potential to reduce the suffering caused by this insidious disease," said eif CEO Lisa Paulsen, also a member of the SU2C ELC. "We are enormously gratef...

Clarisonic Pounds the Pavement 'Pink' Offering Generous Donation at 2009 Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women

... BELLEVUE, Wash., May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarisonic gave a $200,000 boost to the 16th Annual eif Revlon Run/Walk for Women, where more than 50,000 participants turned out today in Los Angeles. On behalf of Pacific Bioscience Laboratories, makers o...

Christina Applegate Returns as the 2009 Lee National Denim Day Ambassador

...tober 2, To Support the Women's Cancer Programs of eif MERRIAM, Kan., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy A... campaign will help the Women's Cancer Programs of eif to: Support Lee Laboratories na...tion about Lee, visit www.lee.com . About eif and its Women's Cancer Programs The Entertainme...

Jessica Alba, Christina Applegate, Jennifer Connelly, Miley Cyrus & Jimmy Fallon on Board to Host Entertainment Industry Foundation's 2009 Revlon Run/Walk

...late night host Jimmy Fallon will host the 2009 eif Revlon Run/Walk for Women in New York taking plac...tracts close to 60,000 participants each year. The eif Revlon Run/Walk For Women was launched in 1993 thr... commitment to finding a cure is what has made the eif Revlon Run/Walk so successful," says Ronald O. Per...

New Data Reveals That Gaps in Coverage for Those With Private Insurance Are Major Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening

...tal cancer off the list of major cancer killers." Harris Interactive Survey Methodology Harris Interactive(R) fielded the study on behalf of eif from January 30 - February 3, 2009 via its QuickQuery(SM) online omnibus service, interviewing a nationwide sample of 2,241 U.S. adults aged 18 years ...

Pro Golfers and Celebrities Pair Up in Charity Golf Tournament

...milies at risk of or affected by cancer. eif has a remarkable track record in raising awareness...for treatment of breast and other women's cancers. eif grants have helped accelerate research that has co...ases of the most aggressive form of breast cancer. eif grants have also supported other state-of-the-art ...

Entertainment Industry Foundation Unites Major Studios and State of California for Historic Anti-Smoking Campaign

...adult and teen smoking rates in the country," said eif President and CEO Lisa Paulsen. "We're proud to ha...hrough its initiative called Hollywood Unfiltered, eif is committed to working from within the entertainm...med decisions for their children." Additionally, eif and the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF), w...

Advisory: Entertainment Industry Foundation, Gov. Schwarzenegger to Announce Major Hollywood Anti-Smoking Initiative

...initiative FRIDAY, JULY 11 at 10:50 a.m. at the Kodak Theater. They will be joined by children and other government, entertainment and health leaders. eif brought together Paramount Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Universal Pictures, Warner Bros. and the State of California to create this unpreced...

Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women Celebrates 11 Years in New York City on Saturday, May 3

...Run/Walk is the following Saturday, May 10). The eif Revlon Run/Walk for Women was launched in 1993 thr...nts (New York and Los Angeles). "Since the first eif Revlon Run/Walk, hundreds of thousands of women an...affects so many women today." Proceeds from past eif Revlon Run/Walks have funded cutting-edge research...
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Stand Up To Cancer Awards $73.6 Million for Novel, Groundbreaking Cancer Research

...n advancing cancer research," said Sherry Lansing, eif Board Chair and a member of the SU2C Executive Lea... suffering caused by this insidious disease," said eif CEO Lisa Paulsen, also a member of the SU2C ELC. ...tors and founder of the Sherry Lansing Foundation; eif President and CEO Lisa Paulsen; Katie Couric; Nore...
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