EIF Blog http://www.eifoundation.org/blog en The Hunger Is Campaign: Continuing the Fight Against Child Hunger http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/hunger-campaign-continuing-fight-against-child-hunger <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/hunger-campaign-continuing-fight-against-child-hunger" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/ViolaDavisGMA683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/hunger-campaign-continuing-fight-against-child-hunger"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p class="p1">Earlier this year EIF joined actress Viola Davis and The Safeway Foundation in launching a year-round effort to spotlight and address childhood hunger. Today, one in five children in America live in households without consistent access to adequate food. The <em>Hunger Is</em> campaign is designed to encourage individuals and communities to get involved in solving this widespread problem that often goes unnoticed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/hunger-campaign-continuing-fight-against-child-hunger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/hunger-campaign-continuing-fight-against-child-hunger#comments Tue, 17 Jun 2014 01:34:00 +0000 eif 980 at http://www.eifoundation.org EIF Applauds the Entertainment Industry's Ongoing Mission to Give Back http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-applauds-entertainment-industrys-ongoing-mission-give-back <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif-applauds-entertainment-industrys-ongoing-mission-give-back" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/683x448%20sag.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif-applauds-entertainment-industrys-ongoing-mission-give-back"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>This week, EIF was proud to recognize organizations within the entertainment industry that continue to give both their time and talent to a multitude of charitable endeavors. The two organizations that continuously exemplify these kinds of efforts were highlighted this week - the Screen Actors Guild Foundation and The Hollywood Reporter&rsquo;s Women In Entertainment Mentoring Program.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-applauds-entertainment-industrys-ongoing-mission-give-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-applauds-entertainment-industrys-ongoing-mission-give-back#comments Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:03:22 +0000 eif 961 at http://www.eifoundation.org The No More PSA Campaign: Calling Attention To Domestic Violence And Sexual Assault http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/no-more-psa-campaign-calling-attention-domestic-violence-and-sexual-assault <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/no-more-psa-campaign-calling-attention-domestic-violence-and-sexual-assault"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>This fall the Entertainment Industry Foundation proudly joined celebrities, athletes, corporate leaders and advocates in a new PSA campaign to generate awareness about&nbsp;domestic violence and sexual assault in the United States. This important three-year public service initiative comes on the heels of a revealing national survey that unveiled many issues surrounding&nbsp;these important topics. The&nbsp;study revealed that an overwhelming majority of Americans know someone who has been a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/no-more-psa-campaign-calling-attention-domestic-violence-and-sexual-assault" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/no-more-psa-campaign-calling-attention-domestic-violence-and-sexual-assault#comments Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:09:38 +0000 eif 960 at http://www.eifoundation.org EIF’S Continuing Commitment to Education http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-continuing-commitment-education <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-continuing-commitment-education" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/UCPromiseforEduacation683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-continuing-commitment-education"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>At the Entertainment Industry Foundation we believe that education is the key to a brighter future, and a promise for a better tomorrow. When it comes to education, every child deserves the same educational opportunities - regardless of income, which is why we are a proud supporter of the UC Promise for Education campaign</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-continuing-commitment-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-continuing-commitment-education#comments Tue, 29 Oct 2013 20:51:27 +0000 eif 951 at http://www.eifoundation.org Key To The Cure 2013: Get The Shirt. Shop The Weekend. Show Your Support. http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/key-cure-2013-get-shirt-shop-weekend-show-your-support-0 <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/key-cure-2013-get-shirt-shop-weekend-show-your-support-0" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/JenAKTTC2013-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/key-cure-2013-get-shirt-shop-weekend-show-your-support-0"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>This month the Entertainment Industry Foundation is thrilled to once again celebrate the Key To The Cure campaign with our friends at Saks Fifth Avenue. Since 1999, when Saks first initiated a charity shopping weekend, the company together with its vendors and partners, has been able to raise over $33 million dollars for cancer research.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/key-cure-2013-get-shirt-shop-weekend-show-your-support-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/key-cure-2013-get-shirt-shop-weekend-show-your-support-0#comments Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:04:40 +0000 eif 947 at http://www.eifoundation.org SU2C and The Farrah Fawcett Foundation Announce A New Collaboration http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/su2c-and-farrah-fawcett-foundation-announce-new-collaboration <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/su2c-and-farrah-fawcett-foundation-announce-new-collaboration" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/FarrahAlana%20head%20on%20shoulder683x448_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/su2c-and-farrah-fawcett-foundation-announce-new-collaboration"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>On September18, 2013 Stand Up To Cancer, a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and The Farrah Fawcett Foundation announced their commitment to funding a three-year translational research team that will address critical issues in HPV-related cancers. &ldquo;We&rsquo;re so pleased to partner with SU2C in this exciting research project.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/su2c-and-farrah-fawcett-foundation-announce-new-collaboration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/su2c-and-farrah-fawcett-foundation-announce-new-collaboration#comments Mon, 23 Sep 2013 18:56:34 +0000 eif 943 at http://www.eifoundation.org EIF’s Sherry Lansing: A Life of Philanthropy http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-sherry-lansing-life-philanthropy <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-sherry-lansing-life-philanthropy" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/sherry_683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-sherry-lansing-life-philanthropy"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>Sherry Lansing is a legend in Hollywood. In her time at Paramount Studio she oversaw the release of ten of the highest grossing films, and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Later in her career, Sherry decided to dedicate her life to another passion, philanthropy. This new &ldquo;rewired&rdquo; chapter, as she puts it, would be focused more on family and helping others. She took her expertise and tireless energy to create and promote her philanthropic efforts through the Sherry Lansing Foundation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-sherry-lansing-life-philanthropy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif%E2%80%99s-sherry-lansing-life-philanthropy#comments Tue, 13 Aug 2013 19:50:32 +0000 eif 937 at http://www.eifoundation.org Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/cancer-emperor-all-maladies <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/cancer-emperor-all-maladies" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/Emperor-Launch-Event-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/cancer-emperor-all-maladies"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/video/thumb/emvideo-youtube-Gtlz6aJXyFU_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>In June, EIF&rsquo;s Stand Up To Cancer was proud to be involved in the announcement of <em>Cancer: the Emperor of All Maladies</em>, a three-part television event coming to PBS in the spring of 2015. Along with WETA Washington D.C., Executive Producer Ken Burns and, award winning author of Emperor of All Maladies, Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D. we commemorated this exciting collaboration in New York City at MOMA on June 11<sup>th</sup>, with a behind the scenes looks at the important information this film would bring to the public about the past, present and future of cancer.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/cancer-emperor-all-maladies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/cancer-emperor-all-maladies#comments Tue, 16 Jul 2013 18:56:37 +0000 eif 935 at http://www.eifoundation.org Mark Harmon Stands Up to Cancer in the New PSA, “I Am My Own Secret Weapon” http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/mark-harmon-stands-cancer-new-psa-%E2%80%9Ci-am-my-own-secret-weapon%E2%80%9D <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/mark-harmon-stands-cancer-new-psa-%E2%80%9Ci-am-my-own-secret-weapon%E2%80%9D" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/CRI%20PSA%20Mark%20Harmon%20683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/mark-harmon-stands-cancer-new-psa-%E2%80%9Ci-am-my-own-secret-weapon%E2%80%9D"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>Two-time Emmy Award nominee Mark Harmon is standing up to cancer alongside the Cancer Research Institute, and SU2C to increase awareness surrounding a new discovery in cancer treatment &ndash; cancer immunology. The new PSA featuring Harmon, entitled &ldquo;I Am My Own Secret Weapon,&rdquo; is the latest collaboration between the Entertainment Industry Foundation&rsquo;s Stand Up To Cancer and the Cancer Research Institute and is designed to increase awareness about cancer immunotherapy and highlight the importance of research in this field.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/mark-harmon-stands-cancer-new-psa-%E2%80%9Ci-am-my-own-secret-weapon%E2%80%9D" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/mark-harmon-stands-cancer-new-psa-%E2%80%9Ci-am-my-own-secret-weapon%E2%80%9D#comments Mon, 01 Jul 2013 17:55:36 +0000 eif 933 at http://www.eifoundation.org EIF Revlon Run Walk 2013 http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-revlon-run-walk-2013 <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif-revlon-run-walk-2013" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/RRW0613Blog-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif-revlon-run-walk-2013"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p class="p1">Last month, The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), Revlon and Lilly Tartikoff celebrated the 20th anniversary of the EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women in LA and New York. The festivities in both cities included celebrity Revlon Brand Ambassadors, health expos, a survivor ceremony, and thousands of participants who came together, to raise money and awareness in the fight against women&rsquo;s cancers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-revlon-run-walk-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-revlon-run-walk-2013#comments Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:08:32 +0000 eif 926 at http://www.eifoundation.org An Unforgettable Evening Benefitting Women’s Cancer Research http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/unforgettable-evening-benefitting-women%E2%80%99s-cancer-research <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/unforgettable-evening-benefitting-women%E2%80%99s-cancer-research" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/UE%20Ladies.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/unforgettable-evening-benefitting-women%E2%80%99s-cancer-research"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p class="rtecenter"><strong>An Unforgettable Evening Benefitting Women&rsquo;s Cancer Research</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/unforgettable-evening-benefitting-women%E2%80%99s-cancer-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/unforgettable-evening-benefitting-women%E2%80%99s-cancer-research#comments Fri, 03 May 2013 18:13:37 +0000 eif 916 at http://www.eifoundation.org She Took Cancer Out of The Equation http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/she-took-cancer-out-equation <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/she-took-cancer-out-equation" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/Revlon6.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/she-took-cancer-out-equation"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p class="rtecenter"><strong>She Took Cancer Out of The Equation</strong></p> <p>Gina Costa has always tried to look to the bright side of life, even when it comes to dealing with cancer. As a woman with a great sense of humor; one of Gina&rsquo;s favorite things to do is make people laugh. So, when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012, it made perfect sense for her to look at her upcoming mastectomy and reconstruction, as a &ldquo;boob job.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/she-took-cancer-out-equation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/she-took-cancer-out-equation#comments Wed, 01 May 2013 21:33:41 +0000 eif 915 at http://www.eifoundation.org Meryl Streep Appears in EIF’s NCCRA and CDC Colorectal Cancer Screening PSA Campaign http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/meryl-streep-appears-eif%E2%80%99s-nccra-and-cdc-colorectal-cancer-screening-psa-campaign <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/meryl-streep-appears-eif%E2%80%99s-nccra-and-cdc-colorectal-cancer-screening-psa-campaign" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/Meryl-Streep-NCCRA-PSA-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/meryl-streep-appears-eif%E2%80%99s-nccra-and-cdc-colorectal-cancer-screening-psa-campaign"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/video/thumb/emvideo-youtube-WCXtJz4nhMg.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/meryl-streep-appears-eif%E2%80%99s-nccra-and-cdc-colorectal-cancer-screening-psa-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/meryl-streep-appears-eif%E2%80%99s-nccra-and-cdc-colorectal-cancer-screening-psa-campaign#comments Wed, 13 Mar 2013 03:09:42 +0000 eif 899 at http://www.eifoundation.org March Is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/march-colorectal-cancer-awareness-month <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/march-colorectal-cancer-awareness-month"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Of cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) is the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, taking the lives of more than 50,000 Americans every year. The statistics are sobering, but the good news is that the disease is highly preventable through screening. Screening can detect pre-cancerous growths called polyps that can be removed before they develop into colorectal cancer. Treatment is most effective when colorectal cancer is detected in its early stages..</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/march-colorectal-cancer-awareness-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/march-colorectal-cancer-awareness-month#comments Fri, 01 Mar 2013 00:24:42 +0000 eif 897 at http://www.eifoundation.org New Cancer Colon Documentary "Surviving Colon Cancer" Highlights Importance of Screenings http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/new-cancer-colon-documentary-surviving-colon-cancer-highlights-importance-screenings <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/new-cancer-colon-documentary-surviving-colon-cancer-highlights-importance-screenings" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/Grace-Shafir-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/new-cancer-colon-documentary-surviving-colon-cancer-highlights-importance-screenings"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you are in the Florida area, please be sure to tune-in <em>Surviving Colon Cancer</em> on Thursday, November 8th at 11pm on WPBT-Channel 2. &nbsp;Produced by colon cancer survivor Grace Shafir, the documentary shares the stories of many survivors and highlights the importance of colon cancer research and care. &nbsp;</p> <p>For more information on Shafir and her film, check out her recent interview with <em><a href="http://hrld.us/SVCn6U">The Miami Herald</a>:&nbsp;</em>http://hrld.us/SVCn6U.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/new-cancer-colon-documentary-surviving-colon-cancer-highlights-importance-screenings#comments Thu, 08 Nov 2012 01:47:56 +0000 eif 892 at http://www.eifoundation.org Show Your Support for those Affected by Super Storm Sandy http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/show-your-support-those-affected-super-storm-sandy <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/show-your-support-those-affected-super-storm-sandy" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/HurricaneSandy683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/show-your-support-those-affected-super-storm-sandy"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="s1">In response to </span>Super Storm<span class="s1"> Sandy, </span>several organizations are accepting<span class="s1"> financial donations to support relief efforts</span> in those areas affected by Hurricane Sandy<span class="s1">. </span>These organizations include The American Red Cross, Direct Relief International, The Humane Society of the U.S., Save the Children, The Mayor&#39;s Fund, The New York Community Trust, The Brooklyn Community Foundation and Community Foundation of New Jersey.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/show-your-support-those-affected-super-storm-sandy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/show-your-support-those-affected-super-storm-sandy#comments Thu, 01 Nov 2012 23:44:39 +0000 eif 890 at http://www.eifoundation.org Felicity Huffman Honored for Work with EIF at Variety’s Power of Women Event http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/felicity-huffman-honored-work-eif-variety%E2%80%99s-power-women-event <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/felicity-huffman-honored-work-eif-variety%E2%80%99s-power-women-event"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" codebase="http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=9,0,47,0" height="320" id="flashObj" width="480"><param name="movie" value="http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1" /><param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF" /><param name="flashVars" value="videoId=1882564583001&amp;playerID=27613096001&amp;playerKey=AQ~~,AAAAABH82YA~,bioKh8uw6Pa6toOEFogrQPVGQtK4XTEa&amp;domain=embed&amp;dynamicStreaming=true" /><param name="base" 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src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/Revlon-PSA-Carousel-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/eif-and-revlon-want-women-know-power-lips"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/video/thumb/emvideo-youtube-BUSnKRomcII.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="p1">EIF and Revlon announced the launch of a new PSA campaign focusing on the message that &ldquo;Your Lips Can Save Lives.&rdquo; The print and broadcast PSA features Revlon Global Brand Ambassadors Halle Berry and Emma Stone, along with Stone&rsquo;s mother, Krista Stone, who is a triple negative breast cancer survivor, and encourages women to talk about cancer and the importance of early detection.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-and-revlon-want-women-know-power-lips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/eif-and-revlon-want-women-know-power-lips#comments Thu, 20 Sep 2012 02:48:02 +0000 eif 880 at http://www.eifoundation.org Stand Up To Cancer and St. Baldrick’s Join Forces to Fight Childhood Cancers http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/stand-cancer-and-st-baldrick%E2%80%99s-join-forces-fight-childhood-cancers <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/stand-cancer-and-st-baldrick%E2%80%99s-join-forces-fight-childhood-cancers" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/StBaldricks-683x448.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/stand-cancer-and-st-baldrick%E2%80%99s-join-forces-fight-childhood-cancers"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="p1">The St. Baldrick&rsquo;s Foundation, a charity dedicated to raising awareness and funds for childhood cancer research, and Stand Up To Cancer announced new details about their plan to jointly fund a Pediatric Cancer Dream Team.&nbsp;</p> <p class="p1">Over the next four years, the St. Baldrick&rsquo;s Foundation, which raises funds through its signature head-shaving events held worldwide and other fundraising activities, and SU2C will commit a total of $14.5 million to the SU2C-St. Baldrick&rsquo;s Pediatric Cancer Dream Team.</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/stand-cancer-and-st-baldrick%E2%80%99s-join-forces-fight-childhood-cancers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/stand-cancer-and-st-baldrick%E2%80%99s-join-forces-fight-childhood-cancers#comments Thu, 20 Sep 2012 02:42:55 +0000 eif 879 at http://www.eifoundation.org More Than $81 Million Pledged So Far In Connection With September 7th Stand Up To Cancer Telecast http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/more-81-million-pledged-so-far-connection-september-7th-stand-cancer-telecast <div class="fieldgroup group-media"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/more-81-million-pledged-so-far-connection-september-7th-stand-cancer-telecast" class="imagecache imagecache-list-thumbnail-226 imagecache-linked imagecache-list-thumbnail-226_linked"><img src="http://www.eifoundation.org/sites/eifoundation/files/imagecache/list-thumbnail-226/images/blog/Jessica-Biel-and-Gwyneth-Paltrow.jpg" alt="" title="" width="226" height="98" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-blog-video-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/more-81-million-pledged-so-far-connection-september-7th-stand-cancer-telecast"></a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="p1">Stand Up To Cancer announced that more than $81 million has been pledged so far in connection with its star-studded September 7 &ldquo;roadblock&rdquo; fundraising telecast to accelerate ground-breaking research and bring new treatments to patients as quickly as possible, including pediatric cancer patients through the creation of a new pediatric cancer research &ldquo;Dream Team.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/more-81-million-pledged-so-far-connection-september-7th-stand-cancer-telecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.eifoundation.org/blog/more-81-million-pledged-so-far-connection-september-7th-stand-cancer-telecast#comments Thu, 20 Sep 2012 00:38:35 +0000 eif 878 at http://www.eifoundation.org