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Alarm’s Mike Peters Helps Bring Cancer Center To Tanzania

Those mountain climbing adventures The Alarm’s Mike Peters undertook to raise awareness for his charity organization’s dedication to helping cancer sufferers are paying off. One of the results is Tanzania’s first-ever cancer center dedicated to children that opens next week. Pollstar has been following Peters’ mountain-climbing exploits on behalf of the Love Hope Strength Foundation
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Tumaini, Upendo, Ujasiri

On February 8, 2011 Shannon Foley, Exectuive Director of LHS, and Mike Peters, LHS co-founder and front man for the popular Welsh band, The Alarm, joined representatives of The Tanzanian Ministry of Health, Ocean Road Cancer Institute, the Muhimbili National Hospital and The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) as well as local and international supporters
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WHO | World Cancer Day

Cancer is a leading cause of death around the world. WHO estimates that 84 million people will die of cancer between 2005 and 2015 without intervention. Each year on 4 February, WHO supports International Union Against Cancer to promote ways to ease the global burden of cancer. Preventing cancer and raising quality of life for
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Sue Shaw Auction Winner

Sue Shaw is doing what she can to help in the fight against cancer. Most recently Sue purchase a quitar signed by many Aussie Rock lengends. Sue is not a quitarist but she lost her father to cancer and wanted to do something to help others. Rock On, Sue!
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OUTDOOR RETAILER Q&A: ROCKER GRACE POTTER

BACKPACKER jumps the tour bus to talk music and the outdoors with the lead singer of Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. If you’re Grace Potter, apparently the only way to follow up a Wednesday night appearance on the Tonight Show is to head to Outdoor Retailer for a show to benefit OIWC (Outdoor Industries Women’s
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The English Beat Announce Benefit Show

(PR) The English Beat will perform a benefit concert with special guests for the Love Hope Strength Foundation (LHS) on Saturday, February 12 at Zanzibar in Santa Monica. Love Hope Strength, which was co-founded by The Alarm’s Mike Peters, is the world’s leading rock n roll cancer awareness foundation, raising funds through benefit concerts as
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Different group plans marrow donor search

By MICHAEL CLEVELAND New Hampshire Union Leader MANCHESTER – As the investigation continues into the Caitlin Raymond International Registry’s bone-marrow donor drives and billing practices, a different organization is planning its own drive and hopes the controversy won’t affect the turnout. “I would hope it doesn’t have an adverse effect, said Peter Sullivan, a Manchester
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365 Day Alarm Challenge

The Alarm celebrates 30 years as a band in 2011. So why not help the person who has given so much further his very worthy cause? I have committed to changing my Facebook profile picture every day for one year to celebrate this milestone anniversary. In doing so, I am calling upon everyone who can
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Donavon Frankenreiter benefit for The Love Hope Strenght Foundation

Donavon Frankenreiter – Free Show to benefit the Love Hope Strength Foundation Wednesday, Jan 19 8:00p to 11:00p at Slidebar Rock-n-Roll Cafe, Fullerton, CA *With Special Guests – Seth Pettersen & the Undertow Charity Auction to follow! Click here to bid on DINNER WITH DONAVON, Seats on the stage, Autographed guitar, Sanuk’s and much much more !!!!
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All Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer’s Conference packed out

Arriving late, it was difficult to find a seat during the opening session – always a good sign. John Healey, Shadow Sec. State for Health, was on the podium as I arrived –  being honest. “We didn’t get it right when we were in Government”, he admitted.  “I’d like to see it (NHS) work ….. 
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Music, Art & Healing

Passage International is hosting a Benefit Concert: In memory of Vidhea Shrestha. All proceeds from the concert will go to underprivileged children fighting cancer. Featuring: Guru Dev Kamat | Viplob Pratik | 1974 AD | Dinesh & the Sound Minds | Abhaya & the Steam Injuns | Kutumba | UrJazz | Jcs Trio with Merethe
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Fight Back - Sara Diana Williams

Sara Williams is an extraordinary woman with breast cancer who has taken great inspiration from Mike Peters and is now an inspiration all of her own making. She has just run a 10k and raised £700 for LHS! We asked Sara to re-cap the event in her own words, so here goes… “ I have
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Everest Rocks on Palladia

EVEREST ROCKS will be airing on May 10, 2011 at 9:00AM. Please check your local listings for exact times in your area. – The Love Hope Strength Foundation presents Everest Rocks cancer survivors, James Chippendale and Mike Peters, of the Welsh Rock Band the Alarm. Joining them are legendary rockers from: the Fixx, the Alarm,
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LHS is Rockin the Stockin!

You can help Love Hope Strength decorate for the Holidays with a purpose. Stop by any participating establishment and for just a small donation of $5 you will receive a 6’’ stocking that you can write your name or the name of a loved one on that can be hung to decorate your home, office,
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Squeeze Tour - Love Hope Strength UK

LHSF UK working in partnership with the Anthony Nolan Trust are hosting GET ON THE LIST bone marrow drives throughout the current Squeeze Tour. For more information about the shows and to purchase tickets click on the venue links below. 6 December – Southampton Guildhall 7 December – Brighton Dome 9 December – London Indigo2
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