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Cheers to O’s for fighting lung cancer [Letter]

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 22nd, 2014 |

The Orioles have already given Baltimore much to be proud of this week by clinching the American League East division title. Not as well-known is another reason for Baltimore to be proud of this amazing organization — for the role that they are playing in the fight against lung cancer (“Reflecting on memorable scenes from… Read More

Lung Cancer Foundation of America’s ‘Day at the Races’ returns July 27

Posted by Samantha Powell on May 15th, 2014 |

Date: 5/15/14 Outlet Full Name: Del Mar Times Author: Kristina Houck http://www.delmartimes.net/2014/05/15/lung-cancer-foundation-of-america%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%98day-at-the-races%E2%80%99-returns-july-27/ Promising a fun-filled day at the racetrack for a good cause, the Lung Cancer Foundation of America will host its fifth annual “Day at the Races” event July 27 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Tickets cost $150 and include entry into the private… Read More

Hank Baskett Holds Third Annual Celebrity Charity Golf Event

Posted by Samantha Powell on May 8th, 2014 |

News Headline: Hank Baskett Holds Third Annual Celebrity Charity Golf Event Date: 5/8/14 Outlet Full Name: Look to the Stars Author: No author https://www.looktothestars.org/news/11963-hank-baskett-hosts-third-annual-celebrity-charity-golf-event The 3rd Annual Hank Baskett Classic took place this week at Trump National Golf Club, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA and supported the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF). The event… Read More

Julies Fight Raising Lung Cancer Awareness

Posted by Samantha Powell on April 10th, 2014 |

Date: 4/10/14 Outlet Full Name: CBS 12 Cincinnati Author: Liz Bonis http://www.local12.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/julies-fight-raising-lung-cancer-awareness-10390.shtml A family from Norwood is asking for your help to keep their mother’s memory alive. It wasn’t uncommon for Maria Peace to put out signs letting her mom know how much she was loved. Her mom, Juile, was diagnosed with cancer years ago… Read More

On the Record With… Meghan O’Brien

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 30th, 2014 |

Date: 3/30/14 Outlet Full Name: Northwest Herald News Author: Stephen Di Benedetto http://www.nwherald.com/2014/03/28/on-the-record-with-meghan-obrien/ack89b3/?page=1 When Meghan O’Brien tells people she has lung cancer, the first question asked is always, “Did you smoke?” She’s grown tired of answering it since doctors diagnosed the 31-year-old Huntley resident with stage 4 lung cancer nearly two years ago. O’Brien has… Read More

Group Raises Money for American Lung Association With Mini-Triathlon

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 12th, 2014 |

Date: 3/12/14 Outlet Full Name: Carroll County Times Author: Jacob DeNobel http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/community_times/news/group-raises-money-for-american-lung-association-with-mini-triathlon/article_66169b16-b35b-5650-b6b0-f76018118ecd.html Unwilling to wait for Mother Nature’s cooperation, FutureCare Cherrywood and Brick Bodies in Reisterstown are sponsoring an “I Love Lungs” indoor triathlon March 29 at Brick Bodies, 2 Chartley Drive, raising money for the American Lung Association. Marla Bosley, director of admissions at… Read More

Students Use Prom to Raise Funds for Cancer-Stricken Teacher

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 11th, 2014 |

Date: 3/11/14 Outlet Full Name: ABC News Author: Katie Kindelan http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/headlines/2014/03/students-use-prom-to-raise-funds-for-cancer-stricken-teacher/ When the students of Pine Ridge High School in Deltona, Fla., kick off their heels and dance at their Roaring ’20s-themed prom this May, they’ll know they have done so for a good cause. The prom committee of the 1,700-student high school is leading… Read More

Nurse Fights Back Against Lung Cancer With Free to Breathe Event

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 6th, 2014 |

Date: 3/6/14 Outlet Full Name: ABC 8 Virginia Author: No author http://www.wric.com/story/24908404/nurse-fights-back-against-lung-cancer-with-free-to-breathe-event Lung cancer kills more people in Virginia every year than breast, colon and prostate cancers combined. Jessica Grow is a registered nurse at HCA’s Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital. She pursued a career in healthcare after watching her grandmother die from lung cancer…then her… Read More

Bloomberg Hills Student Parlays Fashion Into A Good Cause

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 1st, 2014 |

News Headline: Bloomberg Hills Student Parlays Fashion Into A Good Cause (With Video and Photo Gallery) Date: 3/1/14 Outlet Full Name: Home Town Life Author: Jay Grossman http://www.hometownlife.com/article/20140302/NEWS02/303020050/Bloomfield-Hills-student-parlays-fashion-into-agood-cause Tess Garcia has an eye for fashion and a heart for helping out others. The Bloomfield Hills High School sophomore has organized two fashion shows in recent… Read More

Honoring Ishmail Reaves: Benefit Concert

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 26th, 2014 |

News Headline: Honoring Ishmail Reaves: Benefit Concert Date: 2/26/14 Outlet Full Name: The Hilltop News, the Student Voice of Howard University Author: Erika Whitehead http://www.thehilltoponline.com/news/honoring-ishmail-reaves-benefit-concert-1.2858246#.UxDTzeNdWVM On an average day, walking into the Blackburn Digital Auditorium at Howard University is a bleak and uneventful experience with hardly anyone present. However, on Saturday, Feb. 22, laughter and… Read More