McKesson Foundation

Nonprofit Kicks Off National Bus Tour to Collect Words of Comfort for Cancer Patients

Nonprofit, Giving Comfort, to collect photos, videos and messages of encouragement to share with low-income cancer patients currently in treatment
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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Giving Comfort – a program of the McKesson Foundation that provides care packages called “Comfort Kits” to low-income cancer patients – today launched its first ever cross-country bus tour to promote Words of Comfort, an online initiative to collect comforting and inspiring messages from the general public to share with cancer patients as they endure painful chemotherapy treatments.

Medical Professionals Fold 1,000 Paper Cranes to Share "Words of Comfort" with Cancer Patients

Participants will create short messages to share with cancer patients in need, as part of McKesson's Giving Comfort initiative
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MONTVILLE, CT, June 4, 2014 /3BL Media/– As part of Moore Medical’s annual education conference (EdCon), Giving Comfort – a program of the McKesson Foundation that provides care packages to low-income cancer patients – will issue a challenge to attendees to create one-thousand origami paper cranes with wishes and words of comfort for patients. These “Comfort Cranes” will then be shared with cancer patients and caregivers through Giving Comfort’s partners in 33 states.

McKesson Foundation Awards $1.5 Million to Researchers Studying How Mobile Technology Can Help Patients Manage Diabetes

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) San Francisco, CA – February 22, 2011 – The McKesson Foundation today announced the six recipients of $1.5 million in research grants as part of its Mobilizing for Healthsm initiative to improve the health of underserved p

McKesson Releases 2010 Corporate Citizenship Report

McKesson Highlights Social, Environmental and Financial Performance of FY10
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