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2011-11-23 08:00:00

Seattle Chocolates supports breast cancer awareness through sales of select truffle bars, but this year they took their efforts several thousand feet further. This summer, Jean Thompson (owner and CEO), Niel Campbell (President) and Joe Slye (Controller) successfully made it to the 19,339ft summit of Mt Kilimanjaro and raised money for the Fred Hutchinson Centerâs Climb for the Cure. Seattle, WA. (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 Seattle Chocolates announces its donation of $20,000 to...

2011-06-24 11:09:00

SEATTLE, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shanghai Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Shanghai CDC) and the Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI), headquartered at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, jointly will establish the Shanghai Breast Health Resource Center as BHGI's first "learning laboratory" in China. The project is a result of the two organizations formalizing their ongoing relationship by signing a collaboration agreement. It marks the first such...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.