Campaign Update 8/24/04
71 Day Countdown to Election Day - Help us Count Down to Cures
Countdown to Cures begins today- 71 days to Election Day. 71 days to spread
the word that Prop 71 will turn the hope for cures into a reality. With
your ongoing help, we will pass Proposition 71 into law 71 days from today.
As momentum continues to build for the YES on Proposition 71 campaign our
diverse coalition of supporters is expanding across the state and is carrying
our message to every corner of California.
Notable New Endorsements
Proposition 71 already has been endorsed by a large number of grassroots
supporters that includes Nobel Prize-winning scientists and medical experts,
involved in patient advocacy and efforts to cure diseases, elected officials,
and leading business groups across the state.
The following groups have recently joined our coalition:
- American Society of Hematology
- California Academy of Family Physicians
- California Black Chamber of Commerce
- Cities of Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and West Hollywood
- Greater LA African American Chamber of Commerce
- Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
- Institute of Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research
- Los Angeles Business Council
- National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
- Orange County Business Council
- The Parkinson’s Alliance
- San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
Click Here for a more complete list of members
Now that your organization has joined with Nobel prize-winning
scientists, more than 50 patient and disease advocacy organizations,
thousands of medical doctors, medical institutions and many more in
support of Proposition 71, we are counting on you to spread the word to
your membership.We need your help to communicate to your members
that Prop 71 will help turn the hope for cures into a reality. It's simple . . .
download the sample newsletter
we have provided, personalize the
newsletter to your organization and blast it out to your membership via e-
mail, mail or post it on your website.
Have you recruited 71 of your friends to join the Yes on 71 coalition yet?
If not - get busy!Contact your friends, family, co-workers, and fellow
group members and encourage them to join you in supporting Prop 71.
You can forward this message
to everyone in your address book and ask
them to join you in supporting Prop 71. With your support, and the
support of your 71 friends, we will carry our message to every corner of
California and pass Prop 71 in just 71 days.
Join The Coalition: YES On Prop. 71
As public attention to the campaign increases, your involvement becomes
even more important. You can help us build an effective coalition of statewide
and help carry our messages to every corner of California.
Join the Coalition
If you are interested in volunteering at either of our campaign offices
(Northern California or Southern California) or at public events across the
visit the "Get Involved
" section on our website or
more information. Our volunteer coordinators will be happy to get in touch
with you and will keep you up to date on upcoming volunteer opportunities.
send this Announcement to your friends, family and colleagues and
ask them to join our coalition today. For more information on Proposition
71 the California Stem Cell Research and Cures Initiative - please visit
Prop 71 is Endorsed by
ALS Therapy Development Foundation | Alliance for Aging Research | Alzheimer's Association, California Council | American Diabetes Association | American Lung Association of California | American Parkinson's Disease Association | California Hepatitis C Task Force | Californians for Cure | Californians for Disability Rights | Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation | Children's Neurobiological Solutions | The Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation | Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research | CuresNow | Cure Pulmonary Fibrosis and COPD | Cure Autism Now Foundation | Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc. | Diabetes Research Institute | Diabetes Research Institute Foundation | Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation | Fair Foundation: Fair Allocations in Research | Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy | Friends of Cancer Research | Hereditary Disease Foundation | International Society for Stem Cell Research
| Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation | Steven and Michele Kirsch Foundation | Late Onset Tay-Sachs Foundation | Leukemia & †Lymphoma Society | Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation | Maximum Life Foundation | Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research | National Brain Tumor Foundation | National Coalition for Cancer Research (NCCR) | National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease | The Neuropathy Association | Paralysis Project of America | Parkinson's Alliance | Parkinson's Action Network | Parkinson's Disease Foundation | The Parkinson's Institute | Peninsula Parkinson's Support Group, Inc. | Project ALS | Prostate Cancer Foundation | Research! America | Research for Cure | Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California | Stem Cell Action Network | Stem Cell Research Foundatio | Student Society for Stem Cell Research | Women's Cancer Research Fund
and many more . . .
Join the Coalition Today!