MasterCard has announced a $500,000 grant to Weill Cornell Medical College to support women’s cancer research.
The grant will be used to to start or continue scientific investigations in developing breakthrough therapies in a variety of women’s cancers including breast, ovarian, and uterine cancer.
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Designer Betsey Johnson is raising awareness of and money for breast cancer prevention and treatment. During October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month, she is holding in-store parties and selling awareness products like “I’m a Survivor” T-shirts, tote bags, and other products. A portion of proceeds will go to the Weill Cornell Breast Center. Click here to read the news article, and click here to visit Betsey’s Breast Cancer Awareness page.