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AEG Raises Nearly $20,000 for the American Lung Association Through Company-Sponsored Fight For Air Climb Team

Since 2016 AEG has raised more than $70,000 for the American Lung Association through its participation in Fight For Air Climb Los Angeles event
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In a combined effort to advance its employees’ health and well-being and support the American Lung Association (ALA), AEG, the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company raised nearly $20,000 for ALA through its involvement with the 2019 Fight For Air Climb in Los Angeles on April 6 – bringing the company’s collective fundraising total over the past four years to more than $70,000 for ALA.

During the event, more than 80 AEG employees gathered to climb 63 flights of stairs in the Aon Center in downtown Los Angeles following fundraising for ALA.

Duke Energy Funding N.C. Wood Stove Changeout Program to Improve Air Quality

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  • American Lung Association to administer program in North Carolina

  • More efficient wood stoves will help lower particle pollution emissions

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  • American Lung Association to administer program in North Carolina

  • More efficient wood stoves will help lower particle pollution emissions

This Man's Mother Inspired Him to Make a Positive Difference Every Day

HP's Michael Padilla fights for his best friend and other cancer patients.
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Life is an incredible journey. Every day is a beautiful gift and an opportunity to make a positive difference. I learned this at an early age watching how hard my mom, Sharon, worked to make sure we had the best life possible. At times, she worked multiple jobs so that we had all that we needed. As I grew up, her work ethic helped to create and influence my own. She showed me that anything is possible, even in the midst of adversity. During the most difficult times, you can and will survive.

Anthem Blue Cross And Blue Shield Foundation Committed $1.8 Million To Improving Health And Strengthening Colorado Communities In 2016

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DENVER, February 6, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield today announced that its foundation and 2,000 associates in Colorado contributed $1.8 million and 2,100 volunteer hours to health-related causes and community events in 2016.

“We’ve had deep roots in communities throughout Colorado for 79 years,” said Mike Ramseier, president of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Colorado. “We’ve always believed that we have an obligation as a company to make our communities better and healthier. I am pleased that we fulfilled that commitment to Colorado again in 2016.”

Anthem and its Foundation Tackle Some of Missouri’s Most Complex Health Needs in 2016

Company, Foundation and Associates contribute more than $1.6M to non-profit organizations’ programs aimed at creating healthier generation of Missourians
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ST. LOUIS, January 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Everyday countless nonprofits across the country are working hard to improve the health of our communities. The Anthem Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Anthem, Inc. recognizes the impact these organizations are making and shares a common goal for a healthier generation of Americans.

CVS/pharmacy Joins Forces with American Lung Association for Second Year of In-Store Campaign to Support Lung Health

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To support our CVSQuitsForGood initiative, and to further our commitment to helping people lead tobacco-free lives, CVS Health has joined forces with the American Lung Association to help fight the #1 cancer killer of men and women – lung cancer. CVS Health is the national presenting sponsor of LUNG FORCE, which aims to make lung cancer a public health priority, drive policy change and increase research funding. 

CVS/pharmacy Kicks Off In-Store Fundraising Campaign to Benefit American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE

LUNG FORCE campaign dedicated to raising awareness that lung cancer kills more women than any other cancer
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WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced the launch of the second annual LUNG FORCE in-store fundraising campaign at all CVS/pharmacy locations and online, as part of the company's ongoing partnership with the American Lung Association.

CVS Health and its Foundation Commit More Than $1 Million in Grants to Support Tobacco Cessation Programs

Health innovation leader continues strengthening alliances across the anti-tobacco community as it celebrates the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout
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WOONSOCKET, R.I., November 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ — CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced that the company and its foundation has committed to invest more than $1 million in grants to support tobacco cessation and prevention programs. The grants will be distributed to leading health care and community partners working to promote tobacco-free communities, programs that help people kick the habit and help those who don’t smoke to never start.

Cepheid Launches Mobile Community for 'Ride Against TB' Campaign to Benefit the American Lung Association

Text RIDE to 50555 to Join our Mobile Community and Enter for a Chance to Win a Paul Jr. Designed Motorcycle
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SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today launched its mobile community for the recently announced 'Ride Against TB' campaign to benefit the American Lung Association. The goal of the campaign (at www.Facebook.com/RideAgainstTB) is to raise overall awareness of the need for improved diagnostic solutions for tuberculosis (TB) and to raise funds to benefit the American Lung Association in its fight against all lung disease.

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