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Nov 03, 2014, 18:07 ET
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Hunger Is Awards $1.3 Million To 198 Local Hunger Charities To Combat Childhood Hunger

The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have announced that Hunger Is, their joint charitable initiative to fight...

Jun 12, 2014, 10:00 ET
The Safeway Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation Raise More Than $4.5 Million In Support Of "Hunger Is," A Joint Campaign To Fight Childhood Hunger In America (PRNewsFoto/Entertainment Industry Foundatio)

The Safeway Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation Raise More Than $4.5 Million In Support Of "Hunger Is," A Joint Campaign To Fight Childhood Hunger In America

 The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have announced they have raised more than $4.5 million in support of...

Mar 27, 2014, 10:00 ET
Viola Davis Joins Safeway Foundation and Entertainment Industry Foundation to End Childhood Hunger.  (PRNewsFoto/Entertainment Industry Foundation)

Actress Viola Davis Joins The Safeway Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation In A Campaign To End Childhood Hunger

Academy Award®-nominated actress Viola Davis together with The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) today...

Mar 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

Join The Fight Against Cancer: Entertainment Industry Foundation's Revlon Run/Walk For Women Announces 2014 Hosts For Annual Event

Revlon (NYSE: REV), The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) and Lilly Tartikoff are proud to announce the 21st annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for...

Sep 26, 2013, 10:00 ET
Marg Helgenberger in the new PSA with The Safeway Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C).  (PRNewsFoto/Entertainment Industry Foundation)

Marg Helgenberger Teams Up Again with Stand Up To Cancer and The Safeway Foundation in the Fight against Breast Cancer

Public Service Campaign Will Help Raise Awareness and Funds for Innovative Breast Cancer Research Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the...

Sep 18, 2013, 13:42 ET

University Of California Launches "Promise For Education" Crowdfunding For Student Scholarships

Academy Award-Winning Actor Jamie Foxx, Gov. Jerry Brown, Entertainment Industry Foundation, Bank of America and Facebook Among Notable Supporters...

Jul 11, 2012, 09:30 ET
Gwyneth Paltrow will co-executive produce this year's Stand Up To Cancer telecast airing on Sept. 7th at 8PM ET/PT.  (PRNewsFoto/Entertainment Industry Foundation)

"Stand Up To Cancer" Returns To Primetime For Its Third Star-studded Broadcast On September 7th

OSCAR®-WINNING ACTRESS GWYNETH PALTROW TO EXECUTIVE PRODUCE WITH EMMY® AWARD WINNER JOEL GALLEN LIVE, ONE-HOUR FUNDRAISING EVENT TO AIR...

Mar 21, 2012, 06:04 ET

Revlon Global Brand Ambassadors Halle Berry, Emma Stone and Olivia Wilde to Host the 2012 Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women

 Highly-Supported Annual Women's Cancer Events to Take Over the Big Apple on May 5th And Los Angeles on May 12th Revlon (NYSE: REV),...

Mar 06, 2012, 08:55 ET

EHE International Joins Forces With Entertainment Industry Foundation's National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance and the CDC to Encourage Screening

 A window display at Rockefeller Plaza this month will emphasize the lifesaving value of colorectal cancer screening, reaching almost 250,000...

Mar 01, 2012, 09:30 ET

States Urged to Recognize and Address Colon Cancer Screening Gaps

Need for Colon Cancer Screening Coverage for High-Risk and Underserved Populations Remains a Priority Under New Health Law A coalition of 13...

Nov 02, 2011, 11:00 ET
Ty Pennington and Jewel co-host Extreme Makeover: Home Edition "Rise and Honor" A Veterans Day Special airing 11/11/11 www.riseandhonor.org.  (PRNewsFoto/Entertainment Industry Foundation)

Stars "Rise and Honor" for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Veterans Day Special Benefiting Veterans and Their Families

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is teaming up with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) to...

Aug 01, 2011, 12:00 ET

EHE International Supports Stand Up To Cancer with Rockefeller Center Window Display

Image Pays Tribute to the Men and Women Working Each Day in the Fight Against Cancer  Actor Jimmy Smits appears in a Stand Up To Cancer...

Jun 13, 2011, 04:23 ET
Laura Ziskin, Stand UP To Cancer co-founder and Acclaimed film producer.  (PRNewsFoto/Entertainment Industry Foundation)

Stand Up To Cancer Co-Founder Laura Ziskin Dies at Age 61

Acclaimed film producer and cancer activist Laura Ziskin died Sunday evening at her home in Santa Monica at the age of 61.  Ziskin, who lived...

May 04, 2011, 08:00 ET

Epic Records, in Conjunction With Sony Pictures Television and SHOWTIME, to Release Music From and Inspired by The Big C on June 7th

Supporting the efforts of Stand Up To Cancer, Epic Records joins forces with Sony Pictures Television to release the soundtrack for SHOWTIME'S...

Mar 17, 2011, 09:01 ET

Academy Award Winner and Revlon Global Brand Ambassador Halle Berry, Nate Berkus, Jimmy Fallon, Alyson Hannigan and Dr. Oz To Host the 2011 Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women

Special performance by four time Grammy nominee, Keyshia Cole, in New York and American Idol finalist Kimberley Locke to sing the national anthem...

Mar 04, 2011, 09:38 ET

EHE International Joins Forces With Entertainment Industry Foundation's National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance to Encourage Screening

Golden Globe® and Academy Award®-nominated actor and musician Terrence Howard appears in a moving window display at Rockefeller Plaza this...

Sep 01, 2010, 09:00 ET

Dazzling Array of Stars to Light Up Stand Up To Cancer September 10th Broadcast

George Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Will Smith, Denzel Washington, Renee Zellweger and More Join Landmark One-Hour Event Simultaneously Broadcast on...

Aug 17, 2010, 11:16 ET

Stand Up to Cancer 'Teams' Up with CBS' Survivor for Online Fundraising Program to 'Challenge The Odds'

Top fundraising teams will be highlighted during Sept. 10th nationally televised broadcast As part of a new long-term alliance, Stand Up To...

Feb 26, 2010, 13:41 ET

Brain Cancer Survivor Will Cycle 4,170 Miles Across USA to 'Outsmart' Disease

Brains on Bikes Raises Funds to Improve Mortality Rate that Hasn't Changed in a Decade Anne Feeley, a 55-year-old mother and brain cancer...

Dec 15, 2009, 08:00 ET

Comcast and Stand Up To Cancer Launch First-Ever Video-on-Demand Effort to Broaden Awareness and Raise Funds for Cancer Research

Comcast Corporation and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) have joined together to create the first-ever video-on-demand (VOD) initiative Stand Up 2...