Review: EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women

Cancer Websites, Fundraising Events — By on May 3, 2009 at 9:44 am

revlonrun-walkThe 12th Annual EIF REVLON Run/Walk For Women in New York City was held on Saturday, May 2nd.

On Saturday, May 9, 2009 join the team for the Run/Walk for Women in Los Angeles.

Fran Drescher, uterine cancer survivor and the Cancer Schmancer team, urges everyone to register and to get sponsors to support you to raise money for all women with cancer…past, present, and future!
Be inspired as you stand shoulder to shoulder with 50,000 participants from all walks of life, united by the common dream of finding a cure for women’s cancers.

Be part of Los Angeles’ biggest fundraiser for women’s cancers – distributing nearly $55 million over the past 15 years.

Share in the continued hope provided by medical breakthroughs funded from Run/Walk proceeds and witness courage as thousands of survivors cross the finish line, and feel the strength as Los Angeles unites to find a cure for women’s cancers.

Created in 1993 through the committed and collective efforts of the Entertainment Industry Foundation,
Lilly Tartikoff, Ronald O. Perelman, and The Davis Group, the EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women has grown to become one of the nation’s largest 5K fundraising events.

To date, the Run/Walks (LA/NY) has distributed $55 million since inception for cancer research, counseling, and outreach programs. Thanks in part to these funds, new treatments are being developed and lives are being saved.

One in seven women will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. More than 182,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 21,000 with ovarian cancer this year alone.

Nearly 69,000 women will lose their lives to some form of women’s cancers. Behind these staggering statistics is the face of a woman who needs your help – a mother, a wife, a sister, a friend.

The need is great and that is why would your help is needed. The EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women was created to help these women now.

Visit: EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women and share your comments and opinions below with the CancerDirectory.com community.

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