NEWS AND BLOG

The Battle Against Cancer is a Team Sport

2013-May-13 08:31:31
Padres Pedal the Cause

By Jim Mazzola Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communication CareFusion Corp.   The battle against cancer is a team sport As someone whose life has been affected by cancer, I’m extremely proud to partner with Pedal the Cause for its inaugural ride. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S. and the leading […]

Read More

What are the Top Five Things Successful Team Captains Do?

2013-May-02 10:15:48
Padres Pedal the Cause

Keep it light. You’re the camp counselor, not the drill sergeant.  You’re the catalyst, not the manager. Pedal the Cause is a challenge, but it’s also about coming together and having fun for a good cause. Create and communicate short-term team goals.  Achieving small bite-size goals is fun and motivating for people.  For example, “We’re […]

Read More

Fundraising Made Easy

2013-Apr-19 13:08:32
Padres Pedal the Cause

The best way to fund raise? Tell your story. Charity events are a great way to have fun and help a good cause. But some people find that fundraising doesn’t come naturally to them, or they feel like asking for donations is difficult and awkward. Remember, if you believe in the cause you’re supporting, other people […]

Read More

Ride Your Bike

2013-Apr-05 10:06:51
Padres Pedal the Cause

Training plan.  The phrase, on its own, might conjure images of sweat and toil.  It shouldn’t.  You’re riding a bicycle, not breaking rocks.  We’re talking about an activity most of us learned as children and that is most associated with recreation.  Maybe the phrase should be “recess plan.” Seven months from now, you will embark […]

Read More

5 Reasons why Pedal the Cause is Different than other Rides & Fundraisers.

2013-Mar-26 12:46:25
Padres Pedal the Cause

There are a lot of big rides and event fundraisers throughout the year.  Here’s what makes Pedal the Cause different. 100% of the proceeds STAY in San Diego It benefits all three of San Diego’s National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers.  It’s the first time I know of that NCI cancer centers anywhere have come together […]

Read More

Page 16 of 16« First...1213141516
Scroll Up