Uncle Glenn will pedal from Phoenix, AZ to San Diego and complete the ride in Santa Monica in December 2017 to raise funds for I Care I Cure!
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I Care I Cure Childhood Cancer Foundation August 2014
JOIN I CARE I CURE ON SEPTEMBER 6, 2014 FOR A VERY SPECIAL EVENING AS THE MIAMI MARLINS MEET THE ATLANTA BRAVES
Get out your favorite I Care I Cure...I Run T-Shirt, or receive one at the game, as the I Care I Cure Childhood Cancer Foundation takes the field prior to the 5th Annual Star Wars Night to benefit Childhood Cancer Awareness at Miami Marlins Park, September 6 at 5:30pm.
There will be a very special check presentation on the field before the game from I Care I Cure to our newest grant recipient, Miami Children's Hospital. There also will be a parade around the field before the game which will include supporters of I Care I Cure.
Your discounted admission of $25 per person includes a Lexus Level Ticket in an I Care I Cure group section, admission to a private pre-game reception, a limited edition Star Wars/Billy the Marlin Bobblehead, an opportunity to win prizes. Partial proceeds of the ticket sales will go to I Care I Cure.
Discounted parking rates are also available.
Enjoy a great evening with the family and help I Care I Cure and the Miami Marlins raise awareness and funds for cutting edge research for targeted and gentler cures for childhood cancer.
Uncle Glenn and Uncle Jim's 2014 West Coast Ride is Just Days Away!
Join I Care I Cure as we follow the incredible journey of Ian Besner's Uncle Glenn and his new riding partner, Uncle Jim! Together they will cycle from Seattle to San Francisco, raising funds and awareness for childhood cancer in honor of their nephew Ian.
They will embark on the 900+ mile adventure from August 17 to August 29 making approximately 14 stops along the way including Seattle WA, Elma WA, Astoria OR, Oceanside OR, Waldport OR, Coos Bay OR, Gold Beach OR, Klamath CA, Loleta CA, Garberville CA, Mendocino CA, Jenner CA, Larkspur CA, and finally to San Francisco...entering over the Golden Gate Bridge! Aunt Lynn and Aunt Laurie will be following close behind in the support vehicle.
You can follow along on the whole adventure with us by clicking here:
The 2nd Annual I Care I Cure Celebrity Chef Culinary & Wine Experience Announces Celebrity Chefs!
On October 26th I Care I Cure will host it's 2nd Annual Celebrity Chef Culinary & Wine Experience. The event will offer a slightly different format this year as we feature numerous chefs for two hours of cocktails, wine and beer tastings, hors d'oeuvres and a fabulous and unique silent auction, followed by a VIP dinner featuring a celebrity chef main course and dessert demonstration and wine pairing. Event Co-Chair, Elaina Moran of Aspire Catering, will be lining up an epicurean delight.
This year the VIP Dinner Award Winning Celebrity Chefs are Chef Marion Rambaran of Scarpetta at the Fountainbleau, Miami and Executive Pastry Chef Jordi Pansiello of the Fountainbleau, accompanied by wine pairings supplied by Southern Wine and Spirits. The interactive cocktail reception will feature wine tastings provided by Master Sommelier Andrew Lampasone of the Wine Watch, Fort Lauderdale, Chefs Michael Moran of Aspire Catering, Angelo Elia of Casa d"Angelo, Crepemakers, Sean Fortune of Sea Level at the Marriott Harbor Beach, Sparky's Roadside Barbecue, Susie's Scrumptious Sweets and more to be announced! Deep Eddy Vodka will be mixing up some special libations as well!
Sponsorships are available on our website at www.icareicure.org. Please contact Babette Ferre-Kosar at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or if you are interested in volunteering.
Sponsorship opportunities are available now! Consider being an annual sponsor and receive recognition throughout the year!
For donating fabulous office furniture to our new home.
Kubiliun & Associates
For donating two complete computer systems for our office.
Thank you for supporting I Care I Cure. Enabling us to work efficiently helps us raise more funds and increases awareness for research for targeted and gentler cures for childhood cancer.
Congratulations to I Care I Cure Executive Board Treasurer, Alan Cohn, for his recognition at the Torch of Learning Award Dinner
American Friends of The Hebrew University's Torch of
Learning Award is a prestigious honor that recognizes individuals identified with the highest standards of professional achievement and whose careers are equally dedicated to leadership, scholarship and humanitarianism. AFHU Torch of Learning recipients are characterized by their philanthropic engagement and participation in a diverse array of civic, educational and charitable causes while being devoted to Israel's well being and the cause of higher education.
I Care I Cure appreciates Alan's unyielding dedication to raising funds and awareness for childhood cancer as the funds raised by AFHU at the dinner honoring Alan Cohn will benefit Pediatric Cancer Research at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Together we will help further our mission to find better and gentler cures for childhood cancer.
I Care I Cure Childhood Cancer Foundation is happy to have volunteers over the summer at our new office in Plantation. Opportunities include administrative help, filing, data base entry and light clerical work.
We also will need volunteers for upcoming events in October and March. If you are interested please contact Babette Ferre-Kosar at email@example.com.
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Childhood Cancer Research
It is so easy to log in online through iGive.com, choose the I Care I Cure Childhood Cancer Foundation as your charity of choice, and have the retailer automatically donate a percentage of your purchase back to us (at no extra cost to you). iGive.com allows you to choose from over 1300 popular retailers, such as Amazon.com, Macy's and Orbitz, for items such as clothing, gourmet food, travel, pet supplies, etc. Anything you can purchase online can help raise much needed funds for research for targeted treatments and gentler cures for childhood cancer (no details of items purchased are disclosed by the vendors). Register today and help I Care I Cure in this very easy way with funds coming from the vendors, not you!
Save the Date for Upcoming I Care I Cure Events
September 6, 2014
October 26, 2014
March 8, 2015
Miami Marlins Childhood Cancer Awareness Night
The 2nd Annual I Care I Cure Celebrity Chef Food & Wine Experience
The 8th Annual I Care I Cure...I Run
To volunteer for or sponsor any of these events, please contact Babette Ferre-Kosar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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I Care I Cure Childhood Cancer Foundation
is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit dedicated to raising funds for research to find a gentler cure for childhood cancer. Contributions are tax-deductible. Tax ID: 27-1014887
The organization was founded by the Besner Family in memory of their son Ian who passed away in 2006 from complications stemming from the treatment used to fight his leukemia. The hope is to one day find a cure that is targeted against the unhealthy cells, with less pain and suffering for the child and their family members.
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED BY THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. FL REGISTRATION #CH26258.
Perfect to complete our ride around the entire perimeter of the USA!
Our nephew, Ian, lost his battle with Leukemia in 2006. I Care I Cure was founded by his family to support research for gentler more humane treatment for childhood cancers. He is always in our hearts and thoughts! Click on Ian's photo to DONATE NOW! Thanks so much!