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Guest Post: Not Pretty? No Problem. Buy a Tan!

November 14, 2013

Our National Director of Volunteer Services, Mary Antonucci, writes: “How’s this for a business strategy— take the fact some women tend to suffer from low self-esteem, particularly when it comes to their appearance, find out when women are likely to be …

CURE OM Announces New Research Grant Recipients and Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary

October 31, 2013

The Melanoma Research Foundation’s CURE Ocular Melanoma Initiative Announces New Research Grant Recipients and Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary WASHINGTON, D.C.—Melanoma of the eye, also called ocular or uveal melanoma, is the most common eye canc …

Kevin Nealon to Host Second Annual Celebrity Golf Classic to Benefit Melanoma Research Foundation November 18th

October 22, 2013

Actor and comedian Kevin Nealon will reprise his role as host of the second annual Celebrity Golf Classic to fuel melanoma research on November 18th at the Lakeside Golf Club in Burbank, CA. For Immediate Release: October 22, 2013   Contact: Suzan …

Government Shutdown – Essential Personnel

October 3, 2013

For the first time in 2 decades, the U.S. government has shut down. Media have focused a great deal of attention on the closure of national parks and restrictions to veterans’ benefits. In social media, the outrage over the National Zoo’s “Panda Cam” h …

The Fight Against Melanoma Ramps Up in Philadelphia

September 25, 2013

Philadelphia-Area Advocates Inaugurate Wings of Hope for Melanoma Gala to Support Research for a Cure   For Immediate Release: August 19, 2013 (updated October 23, 2013)   Contact: Lauren Smith Melanoma Research Foundation (202) 347-9675 ext. …