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Apr 19, 2016, 08:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer Supports Innovative Research Grants for 10 Early-career Scientists

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announced Monday that it is awarding 10 grants of $750,000 each to early-career scientists to support innovative,...


Apr 13, 2016, 09:01 ET Stand Up To Cancer Launches "Catalyst," a New Research Program Supported by Industry

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), the charitable initiative aimed at bringing new treatments to cancer patients quickly, today announced Catalyst, a...


Apr 11, 2016, 09:46 ET Stand Up To Cancer Honors Co-Founder And Award-Winning Journalist Katie Couric For Her Dedication To Cancer Advocacy At Star-Studded NYC Fundraising Event, With $42 Million Pledged To Support SU2C

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) honored SU2C Co-Founder and award-winning journalist Katie Couric for her dedication to cancer advocacy at a...


Feb 18, 2016, 09:00 ET Greg Kinnear Joins Stand Up To Cancer And Lilly Oncology In New Colorectal Cancer PSA

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), has teamed up with Eli Lilly and Company on a new...


Oct 29, 2015, 09:00 ET 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 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 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...


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 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...


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)...


Nov 06, 2014, 12:00 ET Christina Applegate Appears In New Public Awareness Campaign For Stand Up To Cancer And Cancer Treatment Centers Of America®

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA®) have collaborated on a new print, radio and digital public service...


Sep 07, 2014, 17:30 ET More Than USD $109 Million Pledged So Far In U.S. And Canada In Connection With Sept. 5 Stand Up To Cancer Fundraising Special

 More than USD $109 million has been pledged so far in connection with the star-studded September 5 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) "roadblock"...


Sep 03, 2014, 09:40 ET More Stars Stand Up To Cancer This Friday, September 5th - 8:00 PM ET And PT / 7:00 PM CT

 This Friday, September 5th (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT) Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF),...


Aug 27, 2014, 09:05 ET Historic Landmarks In The U.S. And Canada Light Up In Support Of Stand Up To Cancer And Stand Up To Cancer Canada

Our most iconic structures represent not only the heart of a city, but the soul of its people. More than a dozen buildings and landmarks across the...


Aug 20, 2014, 09:00 ET Hollywood Stars Align For Stand Up To Cancer Friday, September 5th

 The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF),...


Jul 30, 2014, 10:00 ET GRAMMY® Award-Winning Singer Jennifer Hudson Lends Her Voice To Stand Up To Cancer And Genentech In "Two Worlds. One Dream." Campaign In The Fight Against Cancer

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and Genentech, one of the world's leading biotech companies,...


Jul 09, 2014, 10:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer Returns To Primetime On Friday, September 5 For Its Fourth Star-Studded Broadcast

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a...


May 29, 2014, 09:00 ET Marcia Cross Reunites With Stand Up To Cancer And The Safeway Foundation To Raise Awareness And Funds In The Fight Against Prostate Cancer

 The Safeway Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), have collaborated again to...


Apr 07, 2014, 21:30 ET New SU2C-Lustgarten Foundation Pancreatic Cancer Convergence Dream Team Announced

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), The Lustgarten Foundation, and the Fox Family Cancer Research Funding Trust, along with the American Association for...


Apr 07, 2014, 21:30 ET Stand Up To Cancer and the Farrah Fawcett Foundation Announce New HPV Translational Research Team Grant

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the Farrah Fawcett Foundation, along with the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), SU2C's Scientific...


Jan 29, 2014, 09:00 ET The American Cancer Society and Stand Up To Cancer Announce Collaborative Research Effort

 The American Cancer Society, the largest voluntary health organization in the world dedicated to eliminating cancer, and Stand Up To Cancer...


Jan 21, 2014, 08:00 ET Be The Match® and Stand Up To Cancer® Join Forces To Launch A New PSA Campaign Featuring ABC's Robin Roberts

The "Good Morning America" anchor continues her efforts to recruit volunteer bone marrow donors to the national Be The Match...


Jan 09, 2014, 10:00 ET Samuel L. Jackson Appears In New Public Awareness Campaign For St. Baldrick's Foundation And Stand Up To Cancer

New Campaign to Raise Awareness in the Fight Against Childhood Cancers St. Baldrick's Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) will unveil a...