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Jan 26, 2017, 15:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer Ushers In New Approach to Research with Calls by AACR for SU2C Dream Teams on "Interception" of Pancreas and Lung Cancers, Each Funded at $7 Million

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) broke new ground today when the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), its scientific partner, announced to the...


Jan 10, 2017, 10:00 ET SU2C and PBS LearningMedia Open Applications for 2017 Emperor Science Award Program

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and PBS LearningMedia, a media-on-demand service designed for...


Dec 08, 2016, 15:00 ET Morgan Freeman Joins Stand Up To Cancer And Genentech In New PSA

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, have collaborated on a new public service announcement (PSA) featuring...


Sep 01, 2016, 10:40 ET More Stars Join Stand Up to Cancer Telecast on Sept. 9; Will Rally Viewers by Sharing Public's #reasons2standup

The lineup of celebrities participating in Stand Up To Cancer's fifth biennial telecast on Friday, Sept. 9 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT / 7:00 PM CT),...


Aug 31, 2016, 14:11 ET More Than 90 Iconic Buildings And Landmarks In The U.S. And Canada Will Light Up In Support Of Stand Up To Cancer

More than 90 historic buildings and landmarks across the United States and Canada will be illuminated in the colors of Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)...


Aug 16, 2016, 14:25 ET Hollywood's Brightest Stars Unite For Stand Up To Cancer's Live Broadcast On September 9th

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is proud to announce the Hollywood community is once...


Jun 16, 2016, 07:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer Returns For Fifth Live Roadblock Telecast Friday, September 9 Bradley Cooper To Executive-Produce With Award-Winning Team At Done + Dusted

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


May 09, 2016, 09:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer to Offer Training Modules for Nurses on Front Lines of Administering New Cancer Therapies

 In recognition of Nurses Appreciation Week, Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announces the development of a series of Certification for Nursing...


May 05, 2016, 10:00 ET Minnie Driver Joins Stand Up To Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance And National Ovarian Cancer Coalition In New PSA

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA), and National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) have teamed up on a new...


May 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer and Genentech Join Forces through "Be the Breakthrough" Campaign

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Genentech announced their latest collaboration "Be the Breakthrough", a multi-faceted campaign focused on...


May 02, 2016, 09:01 ET Stand Up To Cancer Supports "Innovation in Collaboration" in Cancer Research with $1 Million for Five Teams through Phillip A. Sharp Awards

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) has awarded a total of $1 million to five teams of cancer researchers to advance "innovation in collaboration" among...


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...


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...


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...