When a child receives a cancer diagnosis, their life as they know it – as well as their entire family’s – is put on hold, while treatment takes over as the family’s #1 priority. These children and families affected by childhood cancer are jolted into, and forced to adapt to, a new reality in which they often find themselves lacking the emotional support, and a genuine understanding of what they’re going through, that they need.
Duke headlines the field at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on November 21st and 22nd
September 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The National Association of Basketball Coaches and the American Cancer Society® announced today that the field for the 2014 Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer® Classic, an annual basketball event hosted by the Coaches vs. Cancer program, has been set. The event, with the four championship round games televised exclusively on truTV, will benefit the American Cancer Society® to support its mission to save more lives and help finish the fight against cancer.
More than two-thirds of American workers like their company’s CEO. Glassdoor, a job and career site where employees report anonymously on their bosses, has published a list that tells you exactly why. Glassdoor’s list of the 50 Highest Rated CEOs leading large corporations is based on ratings from employees in reviews of company culture and practices, both pros and cons; salary comparisons; and job interviews.
Los Angeles, Calif., March 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On Monday evening at the 2014 International Corporate Citizenship Conference, Northwestern Mutual was announced as the winner of Boston College’s 6th Annual Corporate Citizenship Film Festival.
Share Unstoppable Happiness! inspired by child's original artwork, brave spirit and holiday message of hope
MILWAUKEE, Dec. 3, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- A child's inspirational artwork for a holiday card will drive awareness, donations and hope in the fight against childhood cancer as the centerpiece of a new digital holiday campaign launching today by Northwestern Mutual. The campaign, Share Unstoppable Happiness!, aims to raise up to $25,000 by Dec. 30 for Northwestern Mutual's Childhood Cancer Program nonprofit partners, Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation and Starlight Children's Foundation.
Series of dedications and donations to roll out at children's hospitals in several U.S. cities
MILWAUKEE, Nov. 13, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- Northwestern Mutual, through its foundation, is donating 10 Starlight Children's Foundation Fun Centers™ to seven children's hospitals in several U.S. cities, and funding two programs – Starlight Great Escapes™ and Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Family Travel Funds – as part of its Childhood Cancer Program, a multi-year commitment to support families fighting childhood cancer.
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 24, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ - Northwestern Mutual today announced that more than $200,000 was donated toward the fight against pediatric cancer in Kentucky. This follows a week-long online auction of commemorative pieces of the floor on which the University of Kentucky (UK) basketball team won its eighth national championship last spring.
Proceeds from floor on which Kentucky won title to support fight against pediatric cancer
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 9, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Northwestern Mutual today announced details around the upcoming auction that will provide University of Kentucky basketball fans across the country the chance to own a piece of history.