Latest Entertainment Industry Foundation Stories

2010-08-03 17:54:00


2010-07-27 12:15:00

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), the charitable initiative supporting groundbreaking research aimed at getting new cancer treatments to patients in an accelerated timeframe, and MLB.com, the official Web site of Major League Baseball, announced today a new online program for fans to contribute directly to cancer research while honoring loved ones touched by cancer with customized baseball virtual goods from their favorite ballparks. "Stand Up to...

2010-07-13 05:00:00

New Stand Up To Cancer PSA Starring Jake Gyllenhaal to Premiere During the Major League Baseball All-Star Game Tonight on FOX LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) television event is set to air live and commercial-free on FOX, September 10, 2010, at 8 p.m.

2010-06-29 13:32:00

BETHESDA, Md., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert L. Johnson, founder and chairman of The RLJ Companies, today announced the official launch of www.ClubCharity.com, the premier online charity auction site for corporate and celebrity charitable giving.

2010-06-29 13:25:00

BETHESDA, Md., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Through the Entertainment Industry Foundation, Academy Award-winning actor Tom Hanks, donated his customized 2004 Prius to support Welcome Back Veterans (WBV) initiative.

2010-05-27 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of its two year anniversary on May 28, 2010, Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) has launched the Dave Stewart "Up2 You" Video Challenge.

2010-05-19 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Two years after an historic fundraising telecast and the start of a groundbreaking grassroots movement, Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) will return to primetime television on September 10, 2010, at 8PM EDT & PDT / 7PM CT, with a star-studded appeal to build continuing public support and donations for cutting-edge cancer research that translates at a rapid pace from the laboratory to treatments and technologies that benefit patients. (Logo:...

2010-05-19 05:00:00

MERRIAM, Kan., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Felicity Huffman, star of ABC's Desperate Housewives, has been named 2010 ambassador for Lee National Denim Day, one of the country's largest single-day fundraisers for breast cancer, benefiting the Women's Cancer Programs of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF). To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/denimday/44113/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100519/MM06110...

2010-04-07 05:05:00

LOS ANGELES, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Revlon (NYSE: REV), Lilly Tartikoff, and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced that Revlon Brand Ambassadors Halle Berry, Jessica Alba and Jessica Biel along with America's favorite doctor, Dr. Oz, and Jesse L.

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