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Cocktails for the Cure!

Hosted by the Consul of the Houston Culture Quest Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Wed 05 Sep 18:00 - 20:00

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Join us for the annual NOBCF Cocktails for the Cure on September 5th. Entry includes 1 drink ticket. 50/50 raffle fun awaits for this great cause to help find the cure.
Let’s have a drink for a good cause!

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The Nancy Owens Breast Cancer Foundation (NOBCF)
Organizer of COCKTAILS FOR THE CURE

The Nancy Owens Breast Cancer Foundation is organized to fund one or more qualified public charities that supports education, care and research to find a cure for breast cancer, while memorializing Nancy Owens’s life, the values she lived by, and the courage with which she faced her bout with breast cancer.

The Story
On September 7, Protected content , Nancy Owens, a much loved and well-respected icon in the real estate industry, lost her courageous 20-year battle with breast cancer. One of Nancy’s final wishes, if she had survived her battle with cancer, was to dedicate a large part of her life to the fight against breast cancer and the continued advancement of its research towards finding a cure. It is that very dream that lives on today, and from which the Nancy Owens Breast Cancer Foundation was created.

Donations from previous Foundation events have been donated to the Houston Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM). At the Protected content , the Foundation donated a record setting $125,000 to three research projects. Dr. Anthony Lucci, Jr. with MD Anderson, Dr. Grattoni with the Houston Methodist Research Institute and Dr. Xiaosong Wang with Baylor College of Medicine. This brings the grand total of monies donated by the Foundation to over $2 million dollars!

The Foundation is proud to have received the Susan G. Komen Hope Award for Ambassadorship as well as the Houston Association of REALTORS® John E. Wolf Citizenship Cup Award for our continued commitment to supporting breast cancer research while creating a theme of “REALTORS® Making A Difference” in the fight against breast cancer.

The Nancy Owens Breast Cancer Foundation is organized primarily to fund one or more qualified public charities that support education, care and research for breast cancer and has received its Protected content from the IRS.