September 8, 2008 - Stand Up To Cancer today announced that from its launch on May 28, 2008, through September 5, 2008’s historic simultaneous commercial-free telecast, the initiative has raised more than $100 million to accelerate ground-breaking research and bring new therapies to patients more quickly.
September 4, 2008 - Added 9/4/08 at 2:00pm, These Stand Up Celebs Get Set To Help; Added 9/1/08 at 12:30pm, TV Teams up for ‘Cancer’ Screening.
September 3, 2008 - Z100, New York’s Hit Music Station, is teaming up with Stand Up To Cancer (www.standup2cancer.org), an initiative to raise philanthropic dollars for accelerating ground-breaking cancer research established by a group of media, entertainment and philanthropic leaders, whose lives have all been affected by cancer in significant ways.
August 28, 2008 - Stand Up To Cancer (www.standup2cancer.org), a new initiative to raise philanthropic dollars for accelerating ground-breaking cancer research, today announced the winners of their online sweepstakes for a chance to sit in on the celebrity phone bank during the September 5, 2008 event simultaneously broadcast live and commercial free on ABC, CBS and NBC at 8pm EST and PST.
August 27, 2008 - The Hollywood community continues to embrace Stand Up To Cancer www.standup2cancer.org as more notable personalities from film, TV, music and sports enlist to be a part of the groundbreaking initiative aimed at raising funds to accelerate cancer research.