Express is currently sponsoring a non-profit contest called The Members
Project. We have submitted our Drug Discovery Initiative, which helps
to identify drugs for NF treatment, for consideration. Almost 1200 projects
entered and the DDI proposal is currently in #42 with 1087 votes.
closes at midnight on Monday, September 1. The top 25 projects will move to the
next round, with the chance to share $2,500,000.00 in funding. This is an
important opportunity for our community to raise awareness and drive much needed
resources toward researching therapeutics for NF.
do not need to be a card holder to vote and it takes less than a minute to
register as a guest and then login to vote. American Express cardholders can
login with their user name.
visit our homepage at www.ctf.org.
Clicking on the top item in the “What’s New” section on the right side will take
you right to the American Express Members project page. Your vote, an investment
of less than 60 seconds, could bring us closer to treatments for NF.
need your vote before midnight on Monday, and please distribute
to friends and family and ask them to vote for it as well. Feel free to post
this message on Myspace, Facebook, any bulletin boards and other social
thanks and the best to you on this holiday weekend,
Children’s Tumor Foundation
Ending Neurofibromatosis Through Research
Pine St. 16th Floor NY NY 10005
here to go directly to The Member Project site and