Children's Cancer Fund 25th Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show
Hilton Anatole Hotel - Dallas, TX
WHAT: Children’s Cancer Fund 25th Annual Luncheon & Fashion Show. More than 40 pediatric cancer patients and childhood cancer survivors will be featured in this special runway show, sponsored by Fashion Presenter Dillard’s. Corporate sponsors, local media, and celebrities will serve as escorts for the kids during a day of fun to raise money for pediatric cancer research.
The annual event raises money for Children’s Cancer Fund to aid in pediatric cancer research and treatment programs at Children’s Medical Center and UT Southwestern Medical Center. The 2013 luncheon is slated to raise over $300,000 for pediatric cancer research. Since 1982, Children’s Cancer Fund has donated over $7 million to the childhood cancer cause. The Children’s Cancer Fund Luncheon & Fashion Show is the organization’s largest annual fundraiser for pediatric cancer.
WHO: Honorary Co-Chairs Troy Aikman, Roger Staubach; over 100 pediatric cancer patients and survivors; and celebrity escorts. The 2012 show included current Dallas Cowboys Tony Romo, Miles Austin, Demarcus Ware, and Jason Witten; musician and former Dallas Mavericks Ray Johnston, former Dallas Cowboys Daryl Johnston, Dat Nguyen, and Drew Pearson; Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders and mascot Rowdy, Haylie Duff, former Dallas Stars Mike Modano, former St. Louis Rams Rich Coady; Thomas Morstead, punter for New Orleans Saints, 2011 Super Bowl winner; and more.
LUNCHEON CO-CHAIRS: Jennifer DeLaughter and Elizabeth Farr
WHEN: Friday, May 3, 2013 10:00 a.m. - VIP Champagne Reception & Silent Auction (Wedgwood & Chantilly Foyer) 11:30 a.m. - Luncheon & Fashion Show, Live Auction (Chantilly Ballroom) WHERE: Hilton Anatole Hotel (2201 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX, 75207) TICKETS: $1,250 Table (seats 10) or $150 Individual Ticket CONTACT: Camille Cain at Children’s Cancer Fund at 972-664-1450 or visit www.ChildrensCancerFund.com
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Children’s Cancer Fund (CCF), founded in 1982, supports clinical and laboratory research for pediatric cancer. CCF raises funds through charitable events and donations from the public and private sectors of industry, foundations, trusts, and individuals interested in fighting pediatric cancer. Since its inception, CCF has awarded over $7 million in grants. This organization seeks to partially relieve the medical and research staff of the burden of obtaining and administering funds for this research and treatment and to assist in the formulation and implementation of long range plans for the development of Children's Medical Center and UT Southwestern Medical Center as nationally recognized programs for the investigation and treatment of childhood cancer. The Children’s Cancer Fund office is located at 718 W. Arapaho Road, Suite 80 Richardson, TX 75080. (Phone) 972-664-1450. (Fax) 972-664-1425. For more information, please call Children’s Cancer Fund at 972-664-1450 or visit www.ChildrensCancerFund.com.
Dallas, TX 75207
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