On Wednesday April 18th, The Beverly Hilton Hotel will play host to “Unforgettable Evening,” a special night celebrating the 15th anniversary of the EIF’s Women’s Cancer Research Fund.
Sheryl Crow will accept the 2012 Courage Award for her courageous battle against breast cancer. The Nat King Cole Award will be presented to Glamour Magazine Editor-in-Chief, Cindi Leive, for her charitable works and contributions. The event will also feature a special musical performance by Grammy Award winning artist Rihanna.
The EIF’s Women’s Cancer Research Fund continues to raise support for innovative cancer research, such as the Breast Cancer Biomarker Discovery Project which is working to identify and verify biomarkers that will lead to the development of a blood test for the detection of breast cancer at its earliest and most curable stages.
Honoroary Chairs of the EIF’s Women’s Cancer Research Fund include Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks, Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg and EIF’s Women’s Cancer Research Fund co-founders Kelly Chapman Meyer, Anne Douglas, Quinn Ezralow, Marion Laurie and Jaime Tisch.