Latest Entertainment Industry Foundation Stories

2011-08-10 09:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today teams up with Twitter to launch a "Fly Forward, Give Back" (#FlyFwdGiveBack) flash fare sale.

2011-08-01 11:00:00

Image Pays Tribute to the Men and Women Working Each Day in the Fight Against Cancer NEW YORK, Aug.

2011-07-21 10:02:00

In a new public service campaign, the best-selling author and TV personality encourages people to take action to fight hunger among older Americans LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Entertainment Industry Foundation Ambassador, author and television personality Rachael Ray is lending her support to a new public service campaign aimed at ending hunger for the more than six million Americans over the age of 50 who struggle to put food on the table every day.

2011-06-13 03:23:00

LOS ANGELES, June 13, 2011, /PRNewswire/ -- Acclaimed film producer and cancer activist Laura Ziskin died Sunday evening at her home in Santa Monica at the age of 61.

2011-05-05 15:05:00

NEW YORK, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, the CLIO Awards will celebrate its 52nd year with an exciting announcement unifying the normally ubercompetitive ad industry: eleven of the world's top creative executives have agreed to unite as advisers for Stand Up To Cancer, helping to recruit creative talent for projects that support the cancer-research initiative co-founded by Katie Couric.

2011-05-05 07:00:00

MERRIAM, Kan., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Rowe, creator, executive producer and host of Discovery Channel's Emmy®-nominated show, "Dirty Jobs with Mike Rowe," has been named the 2011 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).

2011-05-04 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Supporting the efforts of Stand Up To Cancer, Epic Records joins forces with Sony Pictures Television to release the soundtrack for SHOWTIME'S acclaimed series The Big C on June 7th.

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