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26 Jan, 2012, 18:19 ET J. Mendel President and Chief Operating Officer Susan Sokol to Receive Top Honor from City of Hope, May 14

Fashion industry leader and philanthropist Susan Sokol will receive The Spirit of Life® Award at City of Hope's Spring Luncheon on Monday,...


29 Nov, 2011, 15:55 ET Ne-Yo, Skylar Grey, Sara Bareilles, Swizz Beatz, Desmond Child, Mark Mothersbaugh, and More to Appear at Songs of Hope VII Benefiting City of Hope at Esquire Magazine's 'Ultimate Bachelor Pad' on Dec. 1

Ne-Yo, Skylar Grey, Sara Bareilles, Swizz Beatz, Desmond Child, Mark Mothersbaugh (co-founder and lead singer of Devo), and other...


12 Aug, 2010, 21:59 ET 'Unete con la Gota de la Vida' (Join The Drop of Life) Song and Video Premiere with Star-Studded Concert Event at Club Nokia at L.A. Live!

Join chart-topping Hollywood music talent as they gather to launch a historic song and video "Unete con la Gota de la Vida," a national health...


01 Jul, 2010, 08:00 ET Sheri Biller Named City of Hope's First Woman Board Chair

 Noted philanthropist and community leader Sheri Biller will begin a three-year term as the first ever female chair of the City of Hope Board...


04 May, 2010, 15:03 ET Statement from City of Hope on Creation of Medical Foundation

City of Hope is saddened and disappointed with the decision by the leadership of the California Cancer Specialists Medical Group (also known as...


12 Jul, 2007, 01:00 ET City of Hope Launches 'La Gota de la Vida Campaign' and Announces Cristian Castro, Graciela Beltran and Alejandro Lerner as Headliners for Upcoming Festival

LOS ANGELES, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope Cancer Center is launching the 7th annual "La Gota de la Vida Campaign" to raise funds for the...


07 Dec, 2006, 00:00 ET City of Hope Names Alexandra M. Levine, M.D., Chief Medical Officer

DUARTE, Calif., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandra M. Levine, M.D., has been named chief medical officer (CMO) of City of Hope. An internationally...


29 Sep, 2005, 01:00 ET Clear Channel Communications President and CEO Mark Mays to be Honored by City of Hope, October 20

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope's Music and Entertainment Industry fund-raising group will honor Mark Mays, president and...


29 Sep, 2005, 01:00 ET Pick Up a Bit of Hope

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- This October, companies nationwide are recognizing National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by donating a...


15 Jul, 2005, 01:00 ET High-Tech Research Hospital Gives Patients a New Lease on Life

DUARTE, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope National Medical Center will open one of the nation's most technologically advanced...


27 Apr, 2005, 01:00 ET Clear Channel Communications President and CEO Mark Mays Named as City of Hope's 2005 Spirit Of Life(R) Honoree

LOS ANGELES, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope's Music and Entertainment Industry fund-raising group today announced that it has selected...


06 Apr, 2004, 01:00 ET Emilio and Gloria Estefan to Be Honored by Latin Entertainment Industry for City of Hope

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Latin Entertainment Industry Group for City of Hope announced today that it has selected Emilio...


02 Apr, 2004, 00:00 ET MTV President Van Toffler Named as City Of Hope's 2004 Spirit of Life(R) Honoree

LOS ANGELES, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope's Music and Entertainment Industry today announced that it has selected Van Toffler, president...


31 Mar, 2004, 00:00 ET Recording Artists Unite to Cure Cancer as Lake Placid Welcomes the World Again for City of Hope's 'Songs at the Lake' Music Festival, July 31 - August 1

LAKE PLACID, N.Y., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Adirondack Mountains will rock when singers, musicians, songwriters and thousands of fans...


03 Oct, 2003, 01:00 ET Artists Announced for Annual City of Hope Spirit of Life Event

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Burt Bacharach, Ronald Isley, Brian McKnight, Sarah McLachlan and other special guests will perform at City...


18 Jun, 2003, 01:00 ET 37th Annual Victor Sports Awards Take Over the Las Vegas Hilton

2002-03. This year's star-studded evening continues the Victor Awards' illustrious tradition as the longest...


28 May, 2003, 01:00 ET World's Top Athletes Light Up Las Vegas During 37th Annual Victor Sports Awards at the Hilton, June 21

LAS VEGAS, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 21, the Las Vegas Hilton will play host to the world's greatest athletes, entertainers and...


15 Aug, 2002, 01:00 ET Top Film Music Executives Get Top Honors From City of Hope

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in its history, The Music & Entertainment Industry Group for City of Hope has...


19 Mar, 2002, 00:00 ET Consumers Collect More than Half a Million Hansen's Red Tabs for Breast Cancer Research at City of Hope; Tabs and Check to Be Presented at Special City of Hope Photo Opportunity, March 20

LOS ANGELES, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Children and families reached their goal of collecting over half a million red tabs from cans of specially...


23 Jun, 2001, 01:00 ET Sporting World's Best and Brightest Shine During 35th Annual Victor Sports Awards

LAS VEGAS, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 23, the Las Vegas Hilton played host to a collection of the greatest athletes, entertainers...