Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys Gives Back by Sponsoring the National Ovarian Cancer Coalitions (NOCC) Efforts to Increase Awareness and Survival Rates of Women
According to statistics provided by NOCC, each year over 15,000 women die from ovarian cancer. For the second year in a row Lerner and Rowe Gives Back is a proud supporter of the organization and their 5th annual NOCC- Valley of the Sun Chapter’s Run/Walk used to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer.
Tempe, AZ. (PRWEB) September 10, 2013
Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorney s announce their proud sponsorship of National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC)- Valley of the Sun Chapter’s 5th Annual Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer through their non-profit foundation, Lerner and Rowe Gives Back. The 2013 fundraising run/walk takes place Sunday, September 22, in Tempe, Arizona at the north soccer field area of Kiwanis Park. All funds raised support NOCC’s local and national ovarian cancer awareness and education programs that are used to improve survival rate and quality of life for women with ovarian cancer.
“NOCC– Valley of the Sun Chapter’s run/walk in 2012 raised over $74,000 to help fight and educate people about ovarian cancer,” said Kevin Rowe, Esq., founder of the Lerner and Rowe Gives Back foundation. “For the second year in a row Lerner and Rowe Gives Back is honored to be part of NOCC’s efforts to provide support and encouragement to those who are currently battling cancer, those who survived their bout with cancer and the memories of loved ones who are no longer with us. ”
Walker/runners may participate in a one mile fun run or a 5k walk or run. There will be refreshments and activities for all ages. For more information on how to: register for the run/walk, become a sponsor or make a donation, please contact Valley of the Sun Chapter – NOCC at 480-659-5520 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC)
The mission of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, with over 20 chapters across the United States, is to increase education and promote awareness of ovarian cancer. The Coalition is committed to improving the survival rate and quality of life for women with the disease. NOCC is the largest and oldest ovarian cancer awareness and education organization in the United States. Since its inception in 1995, NOCC has been committed to raising awareness of ovarian cancer in communities across the country and to providing education, support and hope for women with ovarian cancer, caregivers and the medical community. For more information on the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition – Valley of the Sun Chapter, please visit nocc.kintera.org/ValleyOfTheSunAZ or call 480-659-5520.
About Lerner and Rowe Gives Back
Lerner and Rowe Gives Back is a nonprofit organization founded by Kevin Rowe, managing partner of Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys and Lerner and Rowe Law Group. The organization believes in paying forward the law firm's achievements and successes by assisting other community organizations that serve children and struggling families. Organizations they work with advocate for the improvement of children facing poverty, illness, disease and other areas of need. In addition to children in need, they support groups that touch the lives of the hungry, homeless, sick and abused, and even our four-legged friends. For more details about their nonprofit organization visit LernerAndRoweGivesBack.com.
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