ADVISORY, Oct. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer organization, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to mark National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
In honor of the occasion, Anne Morris, Executive Director, Susan G. Komen for the Cure Connecticut, will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Susan G. Komen for the Cure:
Susan G. Komen for the Cure has invested more than $2 billion into research, community health programs, advocacy and global programs. The organization and its Affiliates have funded $1.3 billion in community health and education programs over Komen's 30-year history. These programs include breast cancer screening, treatment, and financial and social support to millions of women with the disease. Susan G. Komen for the Cure has funded more breast cancer research than any other breast cancer organization — more than $740 million to date. For more information, visit http://www.komenct.org.
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