Juneau, Sitka to host St. Baldrick's Foundation head-shaving events to raise funds for childhood cancer research

...raise funds and awareness for lifesaving children's cancer research on March 14 in Juneau. More than 50 participants...As the largest non-government funder of childhood cancer research grants worldwide, the Foundation hosts head-shaving...
Christine Lenora Campbell

...of Leesburg, Florida, and her nephew, Steven E. Wagar of New Park Richey, Florida. If wished, send memorials to 1) Juneau Friends of the Library, 2) Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, or 3) Mayo Clinic for cancer research.
Miller honored for advocacy of cancer research

The Prostate Cancer Research Institute and US TOO, a cancer education and support group, awarded...subsequent treatment, Miller has been a crusader for prostate cancer research and early detection. The award, in part, reflects his lobbying...
Raising money for cancer research, one head at a time

...Saturday at Salt as part of the annual fundraiser for St. Baldrick's, a foundation that raises money for childhood cancer research.Ansley's mother, Krista Arvidson, said she couldn't dissuade her daughter from partaking in the head-shaving...
Coeur Alaska Team supports cancer research in a bold way

The Coeur Alaska Relay For Life Team is made up of employees, family members and friends whose mutual goals are to help the American Cancer Society achieve its goals of providing information, patient support, funding for cancer prevention, causes and treatment research, and decreasing cancer rates and deaths.
Breast cancer research and better hearing celebrated with hearing device

...Month, Klepinger will participate in the national "Pink with a Purpose" campaign to help raise funds for breast cancer research. Throughout October, leading hearing care manufacturer Oticon will donate a portion of proceeds from the sale of...
Beauty queen shaves head for cancer research money

...River has raised more than $4,000 for children's cancer research for the St. Baldrick's Foundation, and last weekend...The organization now raises money for childhood cancer research grants and has pulled in nearly $16 million this...
Woman organizes bash to raise money for cancer research

...and making it happen," she said. The same could be said for the barbecue, and even, to some degree, for breast cancer research. "I have faith in the scientists that if we raise enough money they'll come up with something," McLaughlin said...
Someone's getting shaved for St. Baldrick's

...the line in order to promote the cause."St. Baldrick's Day is a national event that raises money for childhood cancer research, primarily through head-shaving events. Beck hopes that Saturday's fundraiser will accomplish that and, of...
The Hearing Center to donate part of proceeds from new device to breast cancer research

...October, 10 percent of sales from the new Oticon Agil hearing device's special Think Pink edition will go to breast cancer research. He said the Agil has quickly become one of the most popular listening device, which promises large contributions...


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