NEWS: Proud Sponsors of National Ovarian Cancer Coalition 2013 Walk / Run

Lerner & Rowe Injury Attorneys

According to statistics provided by NOCC, each year over 15,000 women die from ovarian cancer. For the second year in a row Lerner and Rowe Gives Back is a proud supporter of the organization and their 5th annual NOCC- Valley of the Sun Chapter’s Walk/RUN used to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer.

2012 National Ovarian Cancer Coalition Photo

Group photo of Lerner and Rowe Gives Back walkers/runners at the 2012 National Ovarian Cancer Coalition – Valley of the Sun Chapter’s benefit walk/run.

Tempe, AZ. (September 10, 2013, ) – Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys announce their proud sponsorship of National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC)- Valley of the Sun Chapter’s 5th Annual Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer through their non-profit foundation, Lerner and Rowe Gives Back.  The 2013 fundraising walk/run takes place Sunday, September 22, in Tempe, Arizona at the north soccer field area of Kiwanis Park.  All funds raised support NOCC’s local and national ovarian cancer awareness and education programs that are used to improve survival rate and quality of life for women with ovarian cancer.

“NOCC– Valley of the Sun Chapter’s run/walk in 2012 raised over $74,000 to help fight and educate people about ovarian cancer,” said Kevin Rowe, Esq., founder of the Lerner and Rowe Gives Back foundation. “For the second year in a row Lerner and Rowe Gives Back is honored to be part of NOCC’s efforts to provide support and encouragement to those who are currently battling cancer, those who survived their bout with cancer and the memories of loved ones who are no longer with us. ”

Walker/runners may participate in a one mile fun run or a 5k walk or run.  There will be refreshments and activities for all ages.  For more information on how to: register for the run/walk, become a sponsor or make a donation, please contact NOCC – Valley of the Sun Chapter at 480-659-5520 or via email at [email protected]

About National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC)

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition - Valley of the Sun Chapter's logo.The mission of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, with over 20 chapters across the United States, is to increase education and promote awareness of ovarian cancer. The Coalition is committed to improving the survival rate and quality of life for women with the disease. NOCC is the largest and oldest ovarian cancer awareness and education organization in the United States.  Since its inception in 1995, NOCC has been committed to raising awareness of ovarian cancer in communities across the country and to providing education, support and hope for women with ovarian cancer, caregivers and the medical community.  For more information on the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition – Valley of the Sun Chapter, please visit nocc.kintera.org/ValleyOfTheSunAZ or call 480-659-5520.

About Lerner and Rowe Gives Back

Lerner and Rowe Gives Back is a nonprofit organization founded by Kevin Rowe, managing partner of Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys and Lerner and Rowe Law Group.  The organization believes in paying forward the law firm’s achievements and successes by assisting other community organizations that serve children and struggling families.  Organizations they work with advocate for the improvement of children facing poverty, illness, disease and other areas of need. In addition to children in need, they support groups that touch the lives of the hungry, homeless, sick and abused, and even our four-legged friends.  For more details about their nonprofit organization visit LernerAndRoweGivesBack.com.

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CONTACT:

Kevin Rowe, Esq.
Lerner and Rowe, P.C.
Lerner and Rowe Gives Back
602-977-1900