TITLE

City of Hope salutes pair, raises record $1 million

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/19/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 40, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 15th annual West Coast Golf & Tennis Tournament, which was sponsored by the City of Hope's (CH) National Home Furnishings Industry Chapter, has paid tribute to Sit'n Sleep company's leaders Nelson Bercier and Larry Miller. The event has raised more than $1 million for the CH Cancer Center.
ACCESSION #
21197781

 

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