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Nov 01, 2001, 00:00 ET

Online Yahoo Charity Auction Features Autographed, Rare Sheet Music By Top Artists, Songwriters & Composers

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- SONGS OF HOPE -- A ten-day celebrity sheet music online auction launched on Yahoo today featuring items up...

Oct 04, 2001, 01:00 ET

Sheryl Crow and Gwen Stefani Join All-Star Line Up to Honor Edgar Bronfman, Jr. and Raise Funds for the City of Hope

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheryl Crow and Gwen Stefani have been added to the line-up of top artists who will be interpreting...

Oct 01, 2001, 01:00 ET

Top Artists Come Together to Honor Edgar Bronfman, Jr. and Raise Funds for the City of Hope

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The legendary "Motor City Revue" will take on a distinctly new character when some of today's most...

Jun 23, 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...

Jun 08, 2001, 01:00 ET

35th Annual Victor Sports Awards Take Over the Las Vegas Hilton

LAS VEGAS, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 23, the Las Vegas Hilton will play host to a collection of the greatest athletes,...

May 12, 2001, 01:00 ET

Promising New Approach for Reducing Severe Inflammation of the Mouth and Throat Due to Certain Cancer Therapies

SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- New research findings demonstrate that recombinant human keratinocyte growth factor (rHuKGF) can...

Apr 27, 2001, 01:00 ET

How Do You Say 'Thank You' to Someone Who Saved Your Life?

LOS ANGELES, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of people gathered today in a "Celebration of Life" at City of Hope Cancer Center. Along with...

Mar 27, 2001, 00:00 ET

Three World-Renowned Researchers Appointed To Leadership Positions at City of Hope

DUARTE, Calif., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Gil N. Schwartzberg, president and chief executive officer of City of Hope, a leading biomedical...

Nov 29, 2000, 00:00 ET

Florence Henderson Receiving 'Star of Hope' For Contributions To City of Hope Cancer Center

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The multi-talented Florence Henderson is being named "Star of Hope" by the City of Hope National Medical...

Sep 11, 2000, 01:00 ET

They're Walking for Hope From Coast to Coast!

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 5,000 real life breast cancer survivors and their families, volunteers, politicians, physicians,...

Sep 10, 2000, 01:00 ET

Actor Eriq La Salle and Other Celebrities Join Thousands of Angelenos In Breast Cancer Fund-Raiser, Walk for Hope

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 5,000 walkers and runners participated in today's Walk for Hope event that featured a 5K and 10K...

May 17, 2000, 01:00 ET

Help Save Lives Right Now - for Free; City of Hope Launches

LOS ANGELES, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Every three seconds someone in the United States is diagnosed with cancer. What if you could do something...

May 02, 2000, 01:00 ET

City of Hope Benefactor Ernest Lieblich to Receive 'The Spirit Of Life' Award at Sculpture Garden Dedication on May 6

LOS ANGELES, May 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The dedication of a major new sculpture garden at City of Hope National Medical Center and Beckman Research...

Apr 28, 2000, 01:00 ET

City of Hope Bone Marrow Transplantation Recipients Meet Their Lifesaving Marrow Donors for the First Time

DUARTE, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharon Yan, a 2 1/2-year-old toddler diagnosed with a severe blood disorder soon after birth, met her...

Apr 11, 2000, 01:00 ET

Mother's Day Cards Support Mom and Breast Cancer Research at City of Hope Cancer Center

LOS ANGELES, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly all Mother's Day cards say, "I love you." This year, you can thank mom with a card that backs those...

Jan 17, 2000, 00:00 ET

Internationally Renowned City of Hope Genetics and Evolution Researcher, Susumu Ohno, Dies at Age 71

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Susumu Ohno, PhD, DSci, DVM, a City of Hope scientist internationally renowned for his work in genetics and...

Dec 28, 1999, 00:00 ET

Teens, Kids Swap Online to Help Kids with Cancer; New Website Donates $2 Per Trade to City of Hope Cancer Center Through April 1

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a trade in which everyone wins. City of Hope is receiving a generous donation from a new web site,...

Oct 14, 1999, 01:00 ET
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More Than 4,000 People Take Steps to Cure Cancer At City of Hope's Walk for Hope Against Breast Cancer

DUARTE, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Prepared with comfortable shoes, sunscreen and a great deal of compassion, more than 4,000 Southern...

Oct 08, 1999, 01:00 ET

Fill Your Basket with Savings and Help Save Lives

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning October 20th, local grocery stores will kick-off the third and final installment of the "Coupons of...

Jul 26, 1999, 01:00 ET

The Siemens CF62 clamshell mobile phone, the company's first flip phone for North America, offers consumers a stylish way to connect. It features a loop antenna and programmable lights around its edges. (PRNewsFoto)[KC]

City of Hope Marks 86th Anniversary at National Convention; Governor Gray Davis and Hollywood Stars Applaud National Cancer Center

LOS ANGELES, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Gray Davis joined an all-star cast in celebrating the 86th anniversary of the City of Hope...