Quantcast
Last updated on April 24, 2014 at 21:24 EDT

Latest Entertainment Industry Foundation Stories

2012-06-05 02:24:35

CULVER CITY, Calif., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In the highly anticipated movie The Amazing Spider-Man(TM), in theaters July 3, 2012, Peter Parker finds that being a hero isn't about having amazing powers - it is about how he chooses to use those powers. On Tuesday, June 26, Americans all across the country will discover the same thing as Sony Pictures Entertainment's program "Be Amazing, Stand Up and Volunteer" celebrates the hero in all of us. On that day, people of all ages in...

2012-05-31 06:26:23

LOS ANGELES, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is proud to collaborate with the upcoming Columbia Pictures film, The Amazing Spider-Man(TM), for a line of special co-branded t-shirts. Launching May 18th, and just in time for the movie's summer debut on July 3rd, these exclusive new designs feature both the iconic The Amazing Spider-Man artwork and hero messaging encouraging everyone to take action against the disease. The co-branded t-shirts also feature Stand Up To...

2012-05-24 06:26:50

Actress Angie Harmon to Appear in Public Service Campaign about Prostate Cancer LOS ANGELES and PLEASANTON, Calif., May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actress and Stand Up To Cancer Ambassador Angie Harmon will appear in a new prostate cancer campaign on behalf of Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and The Safeway Foundation. The campaign is designed to raise funds and increase awareness for the fight against the disease, which currently affects more than two million American men and...

2012-03-23 06:21:58

LOS ANGELES, March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) and its James Ewing Foundation recognized the efforts of Stand Up to Cancer's co-founder Lisa C. Paulsen toward eradicating cancer by presenting her the SSO's 2012 James Ewing Layman's Award at the Society's Annual Cancer Symposium in Orlando, Florida on March 23rd. The James Ewing Layman's Award is presented annually and is intended to thank and honor non-physicians for their work in support of public...

2012-03-21 02:22:28

Highly-Supported Annual Women's Cancer Events to Take Over the Big Apple on May 5th And Los Angeles on May 12th LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Revlon (NYSE: REV), Lilly Tartikoff, and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced today that Revlon Brand Ambassadors Halle Berry, Emma Stone and Olivia Wilde will host this year's EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women taking place in New York on Saturday, May 5 and in Los Angles on Saturday, May 12. Stone and...

2012-03-19 06:22:15

LOS ANGELES and CHICAGO, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actor James Denton will team with Stand Up to Cancer and Cancer Treatment Centers of America in an upcoming public service announcement, titled "Better Questions, Better Care," that focuses on the importance of patient empowerment when confronted with a cancer diagnosis. The PSA promotes the QN2A Project, an interactive program where cancer patients and caregivers share all of the big questions that helped them better...

2012-03-06 07:55:00

NEW YORK, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A window display at Rockefeller Plaza this month will emphasize the lifesaving value of colorectal cancer screening, reaching almost 250,000 people per day with this important public health message. A collaboration between the Entertainment Industry Foundation's National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance (EIF's NCCRA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) Screen for Life: National Colorectal Cancer Action Campaign,...

2012-03-01 08:30:00

Need for Colon Cancer Screening Coverage for High-Risk and Underserved Populations Remains a Priority Under New Health Law WASHINGTON, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of 13 colorectal cancer prevention groups, including the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) and the Entertainment Industry Foundation's National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance (NCCRA), today called on lawmakers in 20 states to ensure that their citizens have access to...

2012-02-03 14:00:00

Stand Up To Cancer & Union for International Cancer Control collaborate to urge participants from around the world to pledge better health choices at http://WorldCancerDay.SU2C.org Geneva, Switzerland / New York (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) announced a long-term alliance today, with a multi-platform collaborative campaign in support of World Cancer Day on Saturday, February 4, 2012. Issuing a global call to...

2011-12-06 08:00:00

New Star-Studded SU2C Print Public Service Announcement LOS ANGELES, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is proud to announce a new public service announcement (PSA) featuring the stellar ensemble cast of the holiday romantic comedy NEW YEAR'S EVE from director Garry Marshall (Pretty Woman, Valentine's Day), that will appear in national and regional publications during the month of December. The new SU2C print PSA campaign asks the public to join the cast of...