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Oct 14, 1998, 01:00 ET

Donation Prompts Challenge From City of Hope: One Penny to Save a Life

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope today issued a statement challenging the residents of the greater Los Angeles area to...

Oct 07, 1998, 01:00 ET

City of Hope's Women's Council of Orange County to Honor Florence Henderson as 'Woman of the Year'

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a decade ago, Florence Henderson, best known for her role as Carol Brady on television's "The...

Sep 28, 1998, 01:00 ET

Survey Shows Good News For Breast Cancer Awareness Month; Americans Have Good Knowledge Base of Disease Risk and Prevention

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time when Americans are urged to "think pink" and...

Sep 25, 1998, 01:00 ET

Fill Your Basket With Savings and Help Save Lives

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning October 21, local grocery stores will launch the second installment of the "Coupons of Hope"...

Sep 16, 1998, 01:00 ET

Early Detection of Prostate Cancer Can Save Your Life; September 21 - 27 is Prostate Cancer Awareness Week

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among American men, and the incidence of this disease is on the...

Sep 16, 1998, 01:00 ET

African American Men Have The Nation's Highest Incidence of Prostate Cancer; September 21 - 27 is Prostate Cancer Awareness Week

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- African American men have a greater chance of developing prostate cancer than members of any other ethnic...

Sep 14, 1998, 01:00 ET

Cross-country Trekker Promotes Cancer Research

CHICAGO, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Marine James L. Hickey, 36, has mounted a cross-country walk to raise funds for cancer research at the...

Jul 07, 1998, 01:00 ET

City of Hope Cancer Center, Riverside Community Hospital Announce Intent to Form Joint Venture

DUARTE and RIVERSIDE, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope Cancer Center and Riverside Community Hospital have announced plans to create a...

Jun 29, 1998, 01:00 ET

Fill Your Basket With Savings and Help Save Lives, says City of Hope

LOS ANGELES, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning July 15, local grocery stores will kick off the "Coupons of Hope" program to raise money for...

Jun 29, 1998, 01:00 ET

`Coupons of Hope' Campaign Kicks Off at Local Grocery Stores to Support Southern California's City of Hope

LOS ANGELES, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning July 15, local grocery stores will kick off the "Coupons of Hope" program to raise money for...

Jun 24, 1998, 01:00 ET

32nd Annual Victor Awards Honors Major Sports Stars

LAS VEGAS, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 27, star athletes and sports fanatics will gather for the 32nd Annual Academy of Victor...

Jun 23, 1998, 01:00 ET

SPJA Brings Hope To Children

LOS ANGELES, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, July 3, the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) will present a...

Jun 10, 1998, 01:00 ET

Local CEO Turns Birthday Bash into Family Fund-Raiser CEO's Nephew and City of Hope the Beneficiaries

LOS ANGELES, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A birthday celebration of life and hope in honor of business and community leader Clarisa F. Howard,...

Jun 01, 1998, 01:00 ET

Buy a CD, Help Save a Life

LOS ANGELES, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 2, the healing power of music becomes even stronger when Hip-0 Records releases "Country Superstar...

May 22, 1998, 01:00 ET

Local CEO Turns Birthday Bash Into Family Fund-Raiser CEO's Nephew and City of Hope the Beneficiaries

LOS ANGELES, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- A birthday celebration of life and hope in honor of business and community leader Clarisa F. Howard,...

May 21, 1998, 01:00 ET

Prized Philip Guston/Reuben Kadish WPA-Era Mural Restored at City of Hope

LOS ANGELES, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the few surviving murals by nationally known artist Philip Guston and Reuben Kadish, recognized as one...

May 20, 1998, 01:00 ET

Calendar Item: The Mint Supper Club Supports Hope

What: The Mint donates $1 for each paid door admission to City of Hope National Medical Center and Beckman...

May 12, 1998, 01:00 ET

Make Your Workout Count!

LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, May 17, Workout and feel good all over at the nation's largest fitness fund-raiser! Thousands...

May 12, 1998, 01:00 ET

Fox 2000 President to be Honored by 500 Club for City of Hope

LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The 500 Club for City of Hope announced that Laura Ziskin, president of Fox 2000, will be its 1998 recipient...

May 07, 1998, 01:00 ET

`Billboard' Publisher Howard Lander and Editor In Chief Timothy White to be Honored by City of Hope

LOS ANGELES, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Hope announced that Howard Lander, executive vice president of BPI Communications and president of...