Tag Archives: William Raveis Charitable Fund

Why Cancer Research is Imperative

Cancer has a major impact on society in the United States and across the world. Continue reading

The William Raveis Charitable Fund, Inc. and the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Announce Partnership

Together, both organizations will support the rising stars of cancer research

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January 5, 2015

The Hope Lodge’s Fifth Birthday

Earlier this month, the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge celebrated its fifth birthday. This state-of-the-art facility serves as a “home away from home” for patients traveling more than 40 miles to their outpatient treatments. There is no charge to stay at Hope Lodge, for either the patient or his or her caregivers.

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April 21, 2014

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William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund Introduces New Partner Program

Shelton, Conn. (July 1, 2013)—Today, the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund announced its inaugural class of partners for the newly launched Partner Program.  Partner companies support the mission of the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund by donating a portion of each sale, and in some cases other financial incentives to the Breast Cancer Fund.

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July 1, 2013

Convention Spotlight: William Raveis Breast Cancer Research Fund Golf Tournament

Since 2004, the William Raveis Breast Cancer Research Fund has raised over $1.6 million. Funding has supported the William Raveis-ACS Patient Navigator Program at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington, CT and the Patient Navigator Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA.

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April 8, 2013

Augusta National Golf Club Gives New Meaning to the William Raveis Annual Golf Tournament

The famous green jackets provided to Augusta National Golf Club members now have brand new shoulders to rest on- those of 2 prominent females.  That’s right.  I said females.  Augusta National Golf Club finally bid ironclad tradition adieu, welcoming its first women members-former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and South Caroline financier Darla Moore.  This momentous occasion comes after years of controversy around archaic Continue reading

August 20, 2012

WILLIAM RAVEIS ACS NAVIGATOR CARE PROGRAM

This year, the William Raveis Charitable Fund, Inc. has pledged a groundbreaking $750,000 to the University of Connecticut Health Center, establishing the WILLIAM RAVEIS ACS NAVIGATOR CARE PROGRAM. With the assistance of trained volunteers/survivors, this innovative program helps newly diagnosed breast cancer patients navigate through diagnosis and treatment. Plans for the near future will include patients with other types of cancer as well.

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January 6, 2009