Magowitz honors mom by fighting pancreatic cancer

Perry, David
December 2006
Furniture/Today;12/11/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p42
Trade Publication
The article reports on the fundraising event, the Seena Magowitz Golf Classic, hosted by Roger Magowitz, president of Mattress Discounters, in honor of his mother Seena Magowitz who had done so much in fighting pancreatic cancer in Phoenix, Arizona. At an early age, Roger witnessed his mother's efforts in raising money to fight the disease. And now, Roger, who watched his mother fight cancer, is the one who fights cancer to honor his mother.


Related Articles

  • Von Hoff making difference in pancreatic cancer battle. PERRY, DAVID // Furniture/Today;5/12/2014 Supplement 2014 Retail Giants of Bedding, Vol. 38 Issu 

    The article focuses on efforts made by pancreatic cancer researcher Daniel D. Von Hoff to combat pancreatic cancer. It mentions that Hoff collaborated with bedding veteran Roger Magowitz who started the Seena Magowitz Golf Classic event to raise fund for pancreatic research. It states that Hoff...

  • Magowitz produces cancer awareness videos.  // Furniture/Today;11/28/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p20 

    The article reports that Roger Magowitz, founder and president of Seena Magowitz Foundation, has produced cancer awareness videos to inform and educate consumers on pancreatic cancer and preventive measures as part of his participation in the Pancreatic Awareness Month in November 2011.

  • Seena Magowitz Foundation makes $1M presentation. PERRY, DAVID // Furniture/Today;9/28/2015, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p8 

    The article reports on a donation by the Seena Magowitz Foundation to research Daniel Von Hoff to fight against pancreatic cancer. Topics discussed include the donation awarded by Roger Magowitz, chairman at Seena Magowitz, efforts of Von Hoff towards treatment of pancreatic cancer, and approval...

  • Magowitz event raises $2.5 million. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;12/13/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 15, p1 

    The article reports on the annual Seena Magowitz Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic in Scottsdale, Arizona which raised more than 2.5 million U.S. dollars for pancreatic cancer research. Roger Magowitz and Jeanne Magowitz, founders of the Seena Magowitz Foundation, and pancreatic cancer survivor...

  • Mattress execs see private jets, vintage autos. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;May2009 Supplement, p28 

    The article offers information on the Seena Magowitz Celebrity Golf Classic held in Scottsdale, Arizona in December 2008. It mentions that the event, participated by several executives of the mattress manufacturing industry, was conducted to raise funds and public awareness against pancreatic...

  • Inside TGen. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;4/23/2007 Supplement, Vol. 31, p38 

    The article reports that a group of home furnishings executives support Roger Magowitz's campaign against pancreatic cancer research at the Translational Genomics Research Institute, called TGen in the U.S. TGen executives support Magowitz for the impact he has had in initiating support from the...

  • F/T Web exclusives.  // Furniture/Today;12/1/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 13, p4 

    The article offers news briefs related to the furniture industry. The sixth annual Seena Magowitz Golf Classic gets under way in Scottsdale, Arizona, on December 5, 2008, which might offer a chance to mattress retailer Roger Magowitz for surpassing the $1 million mark in 2008 in his ongoing...

  • Race to end pancreatic cancer. Raymond, Amanda // Charlotte Post;8/22/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 50, p2a 

    The article reports that the nonprofit organization Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will host the fundraising event "PurpleStride Charlotte 2013" on September 7, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina in an effort to educate and raise fund for research in pancreatic cancer.

  • In Pictures: Brian Jessel BMW Cabriolet charity gala.  // Asian Pacific Post;5/28/2015, p6 

    Several photographs of the 10th annual charity event which raised funds for pancreatic cancer research are presented.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics