Latest Noreen Fraser Foundation Stories

2011-07-27 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Noreen Fraser Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to raising funds and awareness for women's cancer research, has a new audience: men. Men for Women Now (menforwomennow.org), an initiative of the Noreen Fraser Foundation, will be the foremost online destination for men affected by a loved one's cancer diagnosis. "My husband was devastated by my diagnosis and really did not have anyone he could share his feelings and...

2010-08-04 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Harry & David, the leading lifestyle and gourmet gifts company, will introduce an exclusive limited edition Pink Pear Collection benefiting the Noreen Fraser Foundation in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The box of nine mouthwatering Royal Rivera pears, packaged in a vintage pink canvas tote, will retail for $37 with 25% of the proceeds benefiting The Noreen Fraser Foundation, which focuses on women's cancer research. "Harry & David is...

2009-05-06 09:28:00

LOS ANGELES, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- If it takes irreverence to get noticed, the Men for Women Now initiative is doing just that. "Using humor in the same sentence as mammogram and pap smear may be a little unorthodox, but if that's what it takes to get the women in your life to make appointments for these tests, let's keep doing it," said Noreen Fraser, the founder of the Noreen Fraser Foundation for women's cancers. It's Simple. All you have to do is go to MENFORWOMENNOW.com to send...

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