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Latest Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Stories

2014-08-19 12:28:19

Efforts in two years support nearly 3,000 families; year three kicks off with nearly $900,000 in additional funding to Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation MILWAUKEE, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The urgent need to find cures for childhood cancer, the leading cause of death by disease in children under 15 years of age, is driving powerful actions across the country. In just two years, financial representatives, employees, researchers and communities have rallied strong for kids, supporting...

2014-08-01 16:24:49

Power leadership and employees rally together in month-long initiative to fight pediatric cancer CHESTER, Pa., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Home Remodeling Group, the nation's third largest home remodeling company, is pleased to announce the company raised $123,000 during the third annual company-wide Power Month for Alex's initiative in support of Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a nonprofit dedicated to finding cures for all kids with cancer. More than 1,300 employees...

2014-07-23 08:31:36

Northwestern Mutual offices recognized for dedication to company's signature philanthropy MILWAUKEE, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation, only 3.8 percent of all cancer research funding allocated by the federal government goes to children, despite the fact that childhood cancer is the leading cause of death for kids in the U.S.[1] Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation, is dedicated to helping find a cure and assisting children battling...

2014-06-27 23:03:59

Chavez for Charity, a vendor of Whole Foods Market will host a fundraising event at four Whole Foods Market locations for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a non-profit organization focused on raising money and awareness for childhood cancer research. The event will take place on Saturday, June 28th from 10AM-2PM at the Madison, Montclair and West Orange locations and from 12:00PM-4:00PM at the Milburn/Union location. Madison, NJ (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Chavez for Charity, a vendor...

2014-05-29 12:29:04

Company embarks on month-long initiative to raise funds to help fight pediatric cancer CHESTER, Pa., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Home Remodeling Group, the nation's third largest home remodeling company, is holding its third annual company-wide "Power Month for Alex's" initiative throughout the month of June to support Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a nonprofit dedicated to finding cures for all kids with cancer. To help raise funds and complement ALSF's National Lemonade...

2014-04-29 16:30:49

#MyHeroMom campaign by Northwestern Mutual to generate up to $50,000 for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation MILWAUKEE, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moms are heroes and this Mother's Day their acts of love will strengthen the fight against childhood cancer by raising research funds for life-saving cures. Starting today through May 13, Northwestern Mutual is rallying sons, daughters and those who want to honor their own "heroic" moms or mother figures by uploading images of them to...

2014-04-10 08:30:44

SuperSibs! becomes part of Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, program continues providing comfort and care services to siblings of children with cancer PHILADELPHIA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a nonprofit dedicated to finding cures for all kids with cancer is honored to announce the acquisition of SuperSibs!, an organization that has worked to ensure support for siblings of children with cancer. With a keen understanding of the...

2014-01-07 12:28:59

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Supports Cancer Vaccine Research at the University of Maryland. COLLEGE PARK, Md., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 2004, a form of cancer known as neuroblastoma claimed the life of Alexandra (Alex) Scott, a little girl who gained national attention for using her lemonade stand to raise money for cancer research. Now, the organization established in her memory, the Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), has awarded University of Maryland...

2013-10-18 23:21:59

Norwalk-based Inspira Marketing Group and LogicSource Team Up to Help Push Wilton Team Past $60,000 Mark Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Inspira Marketing Group announced the Wilton Cure-iors are the number one fundraising team in this year’s Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation’s Million Mile Run raising more than $60,000 for pediatric cancer research, tripling its original fundraising goal of $20,000. Each family or individual member of the Wilton Cure-iors pledged to walk or run...

2013-10-17 23:28:59

Businesses Band Together to Push Wilton Cure-iors Team Past $60,000 Mark with Matching Funds Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Inspira Marketing Group and LogicSource, both based in Norwalk, CT, have presented checks totaling $16,500.00 to support the Wilton Cure-iors charity runners in their quest to raise money for pediatric cancer research as part of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation’s Million Mile Run. Both Inspira and LogicSource pledged to donate $1 for each mile a member of...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.