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BCRF E-PRESS MARCH 2012
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

BCRF Researcher Profile:
Meet Antonio Wolff, MD

"By bringing talented scientists together and putting resources on the table, BCRF has fostered scientific collaborations and cross-fertilization of ideas that have directly impacted the lives of many women." Read More...

9th Annual Hot Pink Luncheon and Symposium, Palm Beach

On February 6th, the Ninth Annual Hot Pink Luncheon and Symposium took place at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Florida. This year's Luncheon was held in memory of BCRF's beloved Founder and Chairman, Evelyn H. Lauder. The event was a huge success raising more than $500,000.

Introducing himself as "Mr. Evelyn Lauder," Leonard A. Lauder, newly-appointed Acting Chairman of BCRF's Board of Directors, warmly welcomed a crowd of 250 guests. "It was Evelyn's dream to cure and prevent breast cancer. And I am absolutely committed to making this happen," Mr. Lauder said. "Breast cancer knows no national boundaries or political parties. We need to all work together to achieve our goal."

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Research makes a difference, so can you!

Roll the Dice. Beat the Odds!



Join the Bunco For Breast Cancer movement - hold a party for 12 or an event for 300! BCRF is designated by the founders of Bunco For Breast Cancer as the sole beneficiary of proceeds from official BFBC events. Visit Bunco For Breast Cancer for ideas and information.

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Question of the Month

Test your knowledge of breast cancer!

What is HER2+ breast cancer?


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Planet Fitness

For every member who signs up for a new gym membership at Planet Fitness from March 26 through April 4, $10 will be donated to BCRF. Membership costs just $10 down, and then $10 a month. Planet Fitness is donating the entire $10 sign-up fee to BCRF. Join at the gym or online at planetfitness.com.

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The Pink Boat



Tom Watson will undertake a record-breaking attempt aboard Darwind to sail around the world single-handedly to raise $1 million for BCRF. He leaves October 1, 2013. Join the adventure and help Tom reach his goal — to save the lives of thousands of women each year through sailing.

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Northland Juices



Drink To Pink™! Add 100% juice blends to your grocery list for your next visit to the local supermarket or club store. Northland juices are bursting with flavor from pomegranates, cranberries, blueberries and red grapes. A $0.25 per-bottle donation benefits BCRF at participating retailers.

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