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Jan 27, 2016, 13:43 ET
Standing Dog Interactive, a Dallas-based Internet marketing agency, received a 2015 Silver Adrian Award from the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI). It was the third consecutive year the organization has honored the agency. For information, visit www.StandingDog.com or call 1-214-696-9600.

Innovative Website Builds Earn Standing Dog Interactive Two Prominent Industry Awards

 Standing Dog Interactive, a Dallas, TX-based Internet marketing agency, closed out 2015 earning two distinguished industry honors while also...

Jan 25, 2016, 16:25 ET

U.K. Scientologists Promote Universal Declaration of Human Rights to Reverse Surge in Hate Crime

 Scientologists Taking Action Against Discrimination speaks out in response to the spike in religious hate crime in the U.K. elevated...

Jan 19, 2016, 09:00 ET

STAND and One Billion Acts of Peace Join Together to Change the World

Today, STAND, the social network for people who change the world, and One Billion Acts of Peace, a global movement designed to engage...

Oct 30, 2015, 12:11 ET

New Yorkers to #Stand Against the Shadows

Concerned NYC residents and civic organizations will #Stand Against the Shadows on November 8 at 10:30 a.m. in a march across 57th Street calling...

Oct 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
Major League Baseball (MLB) and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) Debuts New PSA During Game Three of the World Series

Major League Baseball Embraces Its "Potential" In New, Moving Stand Up To Cancer PSA Featuring Childhood Videos Of Some Of The Game's Brightest Stars

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)  is set to debut a new PSA campaign,  titled "Potential," in collaboration with SU2C founding donor, Major...

Oct 28, 2015, 12:22 ET
Standing Dog Interactive, a premier Dallas-based Internet marketing agency, has announced the promotion of Mike Ulrich to director of digital marketing technology (left) and Chris Brown to director of digital marketing. For information, visit www.StandingDog.com or call 1-214-696-9600.

Standing Dog Interactive Strengthens Innovative Team With Two New Directors

 Standing Dog Interactive, a Dallas, TX-based Internet marketing agency, has announced the promotion of two team members to enhance its ability...

Oct 08, 2015, 09:00 ET

Health & Wellness Expert Jillian Michaels To Represent Stand Up To Cancer At Night Nation Run October 24th

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is excited to announce Jillian Michaels, one of the nation's leading health and wellness experts, will participate...

Sep 24, 2015, 10:07 ET
Julie Bowen Joins SU2C and CVS Health in Cancer PSA

Julie Bowen Joins Stand Up To Cancer And CVS Health For Cancer Awareness PSA

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), and CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health...

Sep 18, 2015, 09:03 ET
Congressman Andy Harris (R-MD 1st District) introduced the American Solution for Simplifying the Estate Tax Act of 2015 ("ASSET Act")(H.R. 3508) with bi-partisan support in the U.S. House of Representatives. The ASSET Act offers a better, simpler approach that permanently prevents the harm caused by the current estate tax to private businesses, farms and their employees.

Bi-Partisan Tax Relief for Family Businesses Introduced in Congress

 The ASSET Coalition is pleased to announce that Congressman Andy Harris (R-MD) has introduced bi-partisan legislation...

Sep 08, 2015, 10:46 ET
Thank You First Responder Official Logo

Thank You First Responder Organization and Stand Strong USA Launch Joint Awareness Campaign

Thank You First Responder Organization (TYFRO) today announced a joint awareness effort with Stand Strong USA (SSUSA), a non-profit committed to...

Sep 03, 2015, 13:32 ET
Stand Strong USA Founder and President Roy Moore and Florida Governor Rick Scott at the Florida Association of Broadcasters 2015 Annual Convention, June 24, 2015 in Miami Beach.

Stand Strong USA Announces 2015 Florida Event Dates with Nick Vujicic

Stand Strong USA (SSUSA), a non-profit committed to Save Lives + End Bullying announced today the Florida event dates with 2015 keynote speaker...

Jul 15, 2015, 14:11 ET
Standing Dog Interactive, an award-winning Internet marketing agency in Dallas, TX, celebrates 10 years of creating successful digital solutions for clients in the hospitality, real estate, finance, retail and law verticals. The agency has just launched its new website along with an employee initiative coined "flextime." For information, visit www.StandingDog.com or call 1-214-696-9600.

Standing Dog Interactive Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary With New Website, Employee Initiative

 Standing Dog Interactive celebrates 10 years of growth and success with the announcement of a reimagined website and new initiative that will...

Jun 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

A Lemonade Stand In Every State - Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Commemorates Alex's Lemonade Days Volunteer Weekend With Childhood Cancer Family State Representatives In All 50 States

 Following in the footsteps of Foundation creator Alexandra "Alex" Scott (1996-2004), Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) will invite...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

New SU2C-OCRF-OCNA-NOCC Ovarian Cancer Dream Team Announced; $6 Million Grant Over 3 Years Will Focus on DNA Repair Therapies

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF), Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA), and National Ovarian Cancer Coalition...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

New SU2C-American Cancer Society Lung Cancer Dream Team Announced

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) announced the formation of a $20 million Dream Team to attack the number one cancer...

Apr 16, 2015, 11:00 ET
Tony Goldwyn in a lung cancer PSA with Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Tony Goldwyn Honors His Mother In New Lung Cancer PSA For Stand Up To Cancer

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is increasing national awareness about one of the...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:11 ET
Standing Dog Interactive, an award-winning digital marketing agency in Dallas, TX, has named Bethany Smith as its new director of digital strategy. For information, visit www.StandingDog.com or call 1-214-696-9600.

Standing Dog Interactive Announces New Director Of Digital Strategy

Standing Dog Interactive, an award-winning Internet marketing agency in Dallas, TX, has enhanced its ability to provide innovative digital...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:10 ET

Stand Up To Cancer and PBS LearningMedia Announce Science Award Program for High School Students in Conjunction with Supporters Of "Ken Burns Presents CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES"

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and PBS LearningMedia  announced today The EMPEROR Science Award Program, an initiative that will encourage students...

Mar 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

EHE International Joins Forces With Stand Up To Cancer and Genentech To Raise Awareness, Stress Importance of Supporting Research

A window display at Rockefeller Plaza this month featuring GRAMMY®-winning singer, Oscar®-winning actress, and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)...

Feb 23, 2015, 11:17 ET
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Pastors Kicked Out Of U.S. Capitol Visitor Center Over "Appeal To Heaven" Theme Of Meeting

The wall of the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center (CVC) in Washington D.C. says IN GOD WE TRUST, but apparently God is not welcome in the...