As many of you know, Volvo Cars of North America has been a long time sponsor and supporter of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer. First recognizing Alex as a Volvo for life nominee, and subsequently propelling her to reach her goal of $1 million in 2004, Volvo’s dedication to the cause has…Continue
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Upon the invitation of the Minority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, I travelled to Washington, DC today (4/26/11) to meet with one of her top policy advisors to discuss the unacceptable funding situation within the world of childhood cancers. Joining us was a representative of U.S. Rep. John Carney's (DE) office as well. I was very pleased and appreciative of the genuine concern that was shown for our children battling these terrible diseases. While I certainly don't know…Continue
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Remember the Caroline Pryce Walker Childhood Cancer Act?
Seems like it’s been a long time since it was passed as Public Law,…Continue
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May 2011 update here:
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LIVESTRONG Team Leader
Cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide but unfortunately in Africa, priority is yet to be focused in it as is often seen with diseases like malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis.
Despite the lapses, African nations can still join the international community and be part in the drive to ensure cancer become a priority in the decision making processes.
The cancer scourge has become so threatening that over 500 delegates from 65 countries…Continue
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Learn more about the new Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Stand Ambassador Program! This program has motivated ALSF supporters help grow fundraising efforts within their communities by recruiting new supporters. The Ambassador Program operates on the thought that there is power in numbers. If each Ambassador recruits new supporters then there impact on childhood cancer becomes exponential. Getting involved with this program is a great way to do something fun, new, and important in the…Continue
Added by Jay Scott on April 14, 2011 at 4:37pm — No Comments
Can you believe that it’s already April and the summer months will be here before we know it? As we head into the busiest time of the year, we wanted to share ways that everyone can get involved with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and the battle against childhood cancer. Whether you’re a foodie, an athlete, a kid at heart, a car enthusiast or a fun-loving group, there are ways for YOU to make a difference in the lives of children with cancer.
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May 2011 update here:
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