By Jenny Peters and Andy J. Gordon For the 43rd consecutive year, the Concern Foundation continued its fight against cancer with a huge annual block party fundraiser held on [...]
By Jenny Peters For 48 years, the Concern Foundation has been fighting the good fight against cancer, raising $58 million in funds since 1968 to support cancer scientists [...]
On a balmy summer evening in July, Paramount Studio’s “New York” back lot in Hollywood was the scene of the Concern Foundation’s Dancing in the Streets block party. The event was an over the top extravaganza with some of the best restaurants in the LA area serving samples, multiple stages of live entertainment, a casino area, and free flowing adult beverages. Nearly four thousand food, wine, and spirits enthusiasts enjoyed an evening of indulgence with an altruistic purpose. Over $1.5 mm dollars was raised for cancer research from ticket sales, silent, and live auctions.