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2011-08-03 15:03:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Susan G. Komen for the Cure® Los Angeles County Affiliate, part of the world's largest breast cancer advocacy organization, is proud to announce a partnership with Grammy Award nominated recording artist and long-time breast cancer awareness advocate, Kelly Price. Susan G. Komen for the Cure® is the world's leader in breast cancer research, awareness, and education. The Los Angeles County Affiliate has...

2011-07-13 13:09:00

NEW YORK, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is teaming up with the Greater NYC Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure (Komen Greater NYC) to raise breast cancer awareness across the New York metropolitan area and help publicize the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. From now through Oct. 31, Verizon and its employees, marketing activities and operations across New York City, Long Island, and Westchester and Rockland counties are heightening awareness about breast cancer, the...

2011-07-12 09:00:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When residents of Del Webb, America's leading builder of active-adult communities, were challenged to help raise funds for the fight against breast cancer, they jumped at the opportunity. Del Webb has pledged that nearly 50 of its communities will participate in 1,000 Cooks for the Cure, a nationwide effort, July 15-24, to raise funds for Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. (Photo:...

2011-07-01 00:19:41

Purchase a Lemon Lulu Cake from Mother Myrick's during July and support breast cancer research. Manchester Center, VT (PRWEB) June 30, 2011 Mother Myrick's Confectionery is again offering a very sweet July special on its spectacular Lemon Lulu cakes. Buy any Lemon Lulu - the sugary, tart, moist lemony pound cake drizzled with a lemon glaze and suitable any time of day - and they will donate $2.00 to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure to fund breast cancer research. It is a win-win...

2011-06-09 00:00:30

New display featured Saturday, June 11, at 21st Susan G. Komen North Texas Plano Race for the Cure® Dalls, TX (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 The Trade Group of Dallas, Texas, a full-service manufacturer of trade show exhibits, designed and helped create the new "Passionately Pink" 15-foot-wide "Elizabeth's Garden Breast Cancer Awareness Exhibit" on display Saturday, June 11, at this year's Susan G. Komen North Texas Plano Race for the Cure®. It will also be featured at the inaugural Susan...

2011-06-03 14:25:00

FAIRFAX, Va., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What started out as a corporate community outreach program launched by Sheehy Auto Stores 14 years ago has become one that has personally touched many of its very own. The Sheehy 4000, a 50-day annual drive to raise $100,000 to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation and motivate employees of the 18 dealerships located throughout Virginia and Maryland to participate in the Race for the Cure in Washington, D.C., is underway through July 5....

2011-06-01 05:00:00

SEATTLE, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wild Waves, the Seattle area's destination theme and water park, today unveiled a new pink paint job on their 125-foot I-5 Dive Skycoaster, part of a unique partnership with the Puget Sound Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. Wild Waves will donate proceeds from each ride to the Komen Puget Sound Affiliate. The I-5 Dive is one of Wild Waves Theme Park's signature rides, which offers thrill-seeking daredevils a 125-foot plunge...

2011-05-24 09:21:00

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Details: The scent of compassion and courage. The first official fragrance to benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, Promise Me offers a unique opportunity to contribute to breast cancer research and recognize those who have been touched by the disease. Komen for the Cure founder Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker will appear live on HSN on Thursday, May 26 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. (all times EDT) to debut an exclusive,...

2011-05-20 12:46:00

COLLEGEDALE, Tenn., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunbelt has announced that it is once again supporting local Susan G. Komen for the Cure affiliates across the country with their fight against breast cancer. The company is partnering with 15 local Komen affiliates this year, up from nine in 2010, with additional partnerships being planned. "We're thankful to be in a position to lend our support again this year," said Sunbelt Brand Manager Jeff Badger. "Komen for the Cure plays a...

2011-05-16 06:55:00

DETROIT, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 40,000 people of all ages will gather this Saturday, May 21, at Comerica Park, for the 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure®. More than 10,000 pink ribbons will line Woodward Ave. and circle Comerica Park to celebrate survivors, honor loved ones and greet supporters who are walking or running in Michigan's largest race. Metro Detroiters continue to demonstrate their remarkable spirit, compassion and...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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