2013 Mother's Day Luncheon
The Mother's Day Luncheon honors women of achievement. It was Initiated in May 2000, to recognize women who have been major influences in their industries and in the community. This year's event was held on May 8, at the Four Seasons hotel located at 300 South Doheny Drive.
2012 Black Tie Gala a huge success!
The 23rd Black tie Gala featured Entertainment by Earth, Wind and Fire and honored David Spade, Nicole Murphy, and Donald Sterling. There were appearances by Acadamy-Award winner Lou Gossitt, Michael Chikilis, Carrie-Ann Moss, and many more.
Comedian David Spade accepted the 'Spirit of Hollywood award'
The Spirit of Hollywood Award
The Spirit of Hollywood Award is annually bestowed on a respected member of the entertainment industry whose efforts have in some way called attention to the devastating effect of cancer and the importance of raising money for cancer research.
The Spirit of Hope Award
The prestigious Spirit of Hope Award, created by Lillian Brem, recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves for their philanthropic commitment to the work of the Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies and the community at large.
Our mission is to achieve prevention and a cure for breast and prostate cancer in our lifetime by providing funding for clinical innovation and research through our partnership with the John Wayne Cancer Institute. Through our partnerships and initiatives we hope to raise awareness about measures through education about promoting good breast and prostate health.
The John Wayne Cancer Institute pioneered an innovative technique called Sentinel Node Biopsy.
The Positive Appearance Center comfort needs related to their disease.
Detecting prostate cancer at the earliest stages with research in molecular oncology.
This leads to the ability to scramble the defective gene and make them drug-sensitive.
Molecular oncology, glyeo-immuno therapy, and experimental therapeutics.