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2010-10-12 11:14:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- It's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and that means one thing - doing your part to bring awareness, education and fundraising to the forefront. LCS Constructors, Inc. (LCS) decided it was time to do their part and participated for the first time in the Susan G. Komen Orange County Race for the Cure 5K Walk/Run held on Sunday, September 26, 2010 in Newport Beach, California. With a turnout of over 24,000 participants and raising approximately...

2010-10-06 13:55:00

PHOENIX, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The maker of Quilted Northern Soft & Strong® and Susan G. Komen for the Cure® are teaming up for the seventh year to celebrate individuals in Phoenix, Ariz. and encourage them to become Quilted Northern Soft & Strong® Champions. As an official sponsor in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure®, Georgia-Pacific, the maker of Quilted Northern is celebrating volunteers at the upcoming...

2010-10-06 09:19:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Now in its ninth year of partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Cook for the Cure will give those who love to cook the opportunity to raise funds and help find a cure for breast cancer throughout October and beyond. To date, Cook for the Cure, presented by KitchenAid, has raised over $7 million dollars for the cause. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090324/DE87529LOGO-c ) (Logo:...

2010-10-01 11:50:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Insider Pages(TM) (www.insiderpages.com), a subsidiary of CityGrid Media, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), and Susan G. Komen for the Cure® San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate (www.komensf.org) today announced a fundraising partnership during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the month of October, Bay Area residents can log on to Insider Pages and post reviews of local doctors, and for each review posted on the...

2010-10-01 12:15:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Borders is teaming up with Susan G. Komen for the Cure® to promote breast cancer awareness. The company will leverage its Borders Rewards loyalty program, which includes millions of members, to help raise money in the fight against breast cancer. For its part, Borders has pledged to donate to Komen for the Cure a minimum of $100,000 based on sales of select products during the month of October. (Logo:...

2010-10-01 07:00:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Wacom® Technology Services Corp. today aligns with the Oregon and SW Washington affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® to help in the fight against breast cancer. From October 1 to December 25, Wacom will donate a generous percentage of Bamboo(TM) Craft sales revenue to the Susan G. Komen foundation. Wacom has a strong history of donating to charitable organizations and the program with Susan G. Komen...

2010-09-30 10:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and American Eagle, in partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, are staging a "Rolling Pink-out" at airports across the country Oct. 1-15 to observe National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and raise funds to find the cures for the disease. Airports in cities from Albuquerque to Atlanta, Boston to Little Rock and Los Angeles to Nashville will "go pink" as part of the airlines' second annual Passionately...

2010-09-30 07:30:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Philips Sonicare is announcing today a partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure® in October 2010 and 2011 to celebrate its commitment to creating meaningful products that inspire healthier living. The partnership looks to increase awareness about the importance of total body health and how good oral health contributes to an overall sense of well-being. To support Komen for the Cure's promise to save lives and end breast...

2010-09-28 06:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year, Hanes is partnering with Susan G. Komen for the Cure® and has created a "Pink Collection" of panties, bras, socks, and tees to show support for the cause. In time for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Hanes has also launched an online Design and Buy program that allows visitors to design their own T-shirts adorned with messages of hope, love and support. Hanes also reprises its role as...

2010-09-27 02:53:00

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, September 26 Kohl's Department Stores presented the 12th Annual Susan G. Komen Southeast Wisconsin Race for the Cure. Kohl's not only had the largest team for this year's race, but also fielded the largest team in the history of the Southeast Wisconsin affiliate of Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure with more than 2,000 team members. Kohl's role as the local presenting sponsor of the race is just one component of the company's...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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