Latest Entertainment Industry Foundation Stories

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.

2011-04-14 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is proud to announce Celebrity Ambassador Heidi Klum will be featured in a new public service announcement (PSA) that will appear first in PEOPLE magazine's World's Most Beautiful issue.

2011-04-05 00:00:27

Service offers highest quality data from banked samples with lowest sample input. Santa Clara, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 04, 2011 Affymetrix, Inc.

2011-03-21 16:37:00

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announced today its endorsement of the California Cancer Research Act (CCRA), a statewide ballot initiative that, if passed, would generate funds for cancer research in the state as well as tobacco prevention and cessation programs through a new a $1-per-pack state tax on cigarettes.

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