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2014-03-31 12:29:50

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society today announced that its Canadian affiliate, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC), has named Shelagh Tippet-Fagyas as its new president, effective today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140331/NY94346 Tippet-Fagyas will lead LLSC in its efforts to find cures and ensure access to therapies for all blood cancer patients in Canada. She will be working with the LLSC Board of...

2013-07-25 23:03:21

The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research announced today it will receive a $250,000 grant aimed at gaining a better understanding of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and other blood cancers. MANHASSET, NY (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research announced today it will receive a $250,000 grant aimed at gaining a better understanding of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and other blood cancers. The two-year grant from the Lymphoma Research Foundation...

2013-06-11 23:02:19

Spirited 10-week fundraising competition introduced powerful new techniques to raise money for vital blood cancer research and patient services. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 The Greater Bay Area Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) will announce the results of its 23rd annual “Man & Woman of the Year” campaign — in which candidates introduced innovative cancer fundraising techniques that garnered headlines around the world — at the...

2012-10-19 04:01:56

SmarTravel, a company which sells vacations by the week at wholesale prices, announced they will be participating in this year's Light the Night Walk to help benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society of Indianapolis. SmarTravel has raised over $650.00 in donations for the organization. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) October 18, 2012 This past Saturday on October 13th, SmarTravel teamed up with Leukemia Lymphoma Society for their annual Light the Night Walk that took place at Victory Field in...

2011-06-13 06:00:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new public service announcement released by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) features award-winning actor Michael C. Hall who encourages people to participate in LLS's Light The Night® Walk events this fall. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110215/NY48642LOGO ) In the PSA entitled 'Walk As if Your Life Depended on It,' Hall shares his personal experience of surviving Hodgkin lymphoma, and urges...

2011-05-01 00:09:05

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will host a breakfast seminar in San Francisco to help local business leaders learn how they can become involved in sponsoring and participating in the annual Light The Night Walk. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 29, 2011 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is offering San Francisco business leaders, executives and their peers a complimentary breakfast seminar to learn about how they can become involved with the annual Light The Night Walk to...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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