SOURCE: NASDAQ

January 27, 2006 16:47 ET

Pediatric Cancer Foundation to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 27, 2006 --


What:

Lois Baskin, Vice Chairperson, Manhattan Chapter and Annual Walkathon Chairperson of The Pediatric Cancer Foundation, will preside over the opening bell.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio

When:

Monday, January 30th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. EST

Feed Information:

The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

Since 1970, Pediatric Cancer Foundation has been committed to help find a cure for childhood cancer. We support patient care, fund research, and provide seed money to finance new protocols and therapies for diseases that were once incurable. We support programs in the field of pediatric oncology, hematology, and surgery for doctors and their programs at the following hospitals:

--  Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian
--  Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
--  The Hassenfeld Children's Center at NYU Medical Center
--  Schneider Children's Hospital at North Shore LIJ Health System
--  Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center
    
Originated in Westchester, Pediatric Cancer Foundation now has an active Manhattan chapter. Various fund raising events are planned throughout the year. They include the annual Walkathon, Luncheon, Journal, Dinner, a spring Bikeathon, summer camp Sportsathons, and other satellite events.

If you would like further information on Pediatric Cancer Foundation or would be interested in getting involved to help to... hold the hand of a child, please call 914-777-3127 or visit our website at www.pcfweb.org.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Lois Baskin
    Co-Chair
    212-787-7077
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220