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2016 Press Releases
16TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY ROCK & ROLL BASH RAISES $1.2 MILLION FOR THE LUSTGARTEN FOUNDATION
BETHPAGE, NY, December 15, 2016 – On Wednesday evening, December 14, The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG) and AMC Networks (NASDAQ: AMCX) hosted the 16th Annual Holiday Rock & Roll Bash to benefit the Lustgarten Foundation, the nation’s largest private nonprofit funder of pancreatic cancer research. The Bash is the Foundation’s premier fundraising event, and this year, raised $1.2 million. Due to the support of private funding, 100 percent of every dollar raised goes directly to pancreatic cancer research. Read More...
Stand Up To Cancer Returns For Fifth Live Roadblock Telecast Friday, September 9th - Bradley Cooper to Executive Produce With Award-Winning Team at Done + Dusted
LOS ANGELES – JUNE 16, 2016 –The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), which will stage its fifth biennial televised fundraising special on Friday, Sept. 9 (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT / 7:00 PM CT). Academy Award-nominated actor and founder of the Charles J Cooper Patient Support Fund, Bradley Cooper, will serve as executive producer along with renowned live, large-scale event producers Done + Dusted, working with Stand Up To Cancer’s production team. Additional stars and performers will be announced in the coming weeks. Read More...
The Lustgarten Foundation Joins More Than 40 Global Pancreatic Cancer Organizations At Inaugural Meeting
World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition Aims to Raise Unprecedented Awareness for a Disease with the Lowest Survival Rate of Any Major Cancer
The first-ever World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition (WPCC) will gather for its inaugural meeting in Orlando, Fla., on May 11, 2016, bringing together more than 60 individuals representing 40 pancreatic cancer advocacy groups from around the globe. The Coalition’s goal is to drive transformational change for those affected by pancreatic cancer. Read More...