These D.C.-area companies have raised millions in recent weeks. Here ’s where the money’s going.
The region started the year strong with fundraising — a trend mirrored across the U.S. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 20, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Cash floods into battle for control of Congress
The most vulnerable Senate Democrats all had strong first quarters, while House Republicans narrowed the fundraising gap for the GOP's... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marjorie Taylor Greene ’s controversies fueled huge fundraising haul
Georgia U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene raised $3.2 million in the first quarter of 2021 after her national profile grew when Democrats... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical device company opens Broward office on heels of $96M funding round
Memic Innovative Surgery opened a new Fort Lauderdale facility after raising nearly $100 million in a Series D fundraising round. The office at 5300 N.W. 33rd Ave. will be home to the medical device company's global commercialization, professional education and customer support operations. CEO Dvir Cohen said the prevalence of medical device and technology ventures in the Fort Lauderdale area made the city an ideal locatio n for Memic's South Florida headquarters. It plans to hire at least 30… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ashley Portero Source Type: news

Africa: WHO Director-General's Opening Remarks At the Launch of Fundraising Initiative By Qatar Red Crescent Society for Vaccine Equity
[WHO] Your Excellency Sheikh Abdullah bin Thamer Al Thani, President of the Qatar Red Crescent Society, (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Manny Villafa ña's new company Medical 21 close to $10M fundraising goal
Medical 21 Inc., the medical device startup founded by St. Jude Medical founder Manny Villafa ña, is nearing its goal of raising $10 million, Villafaña said Tuesday. The firm hopes to use the cash to start human trials of its product, an artificial blood vessel, within the year, he said. Medical 21 has raised about $8 million since it was founded in 2016, Villafaña said, including a rec ent infusion of about $3 million. All of the company's investment has come from private individuals thus far. RELATED:… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Carrigan Miller Source Type: news

Lack of Covid help puts medical research at risk, UK charities warn
Institutions dismayed at ministers ’ failure to protect research worth hundreds of millions of poundsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageMedical charities have expressed dismay at the UK government ’s failure to act over hundreds of millions of pounds of research that is at risk because of the catastrophic impact of Covid on fundraising.With charity shops closed and fundraising events cancelled, medical charities have been forced to cut more than 40% of their research spending in the past year, and have told institutions that more cuts will follow.Continue reading... (Source: Guard...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 4, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Medical research Coronavirus Science Charities Research funding Voluntary sector Health Cancer research Infectious diseases Society Source Type: news

Zoom CEO Eric Yuan and hundreds of Asian American business leaders pledge $10 million to AAPI causes
The pledge comes amid national attention on anti-Asian violence in the U.S. and fundraising efforts following the fatal Atlanta shootings. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Society for Participatory Medicine Strengthens Advocacy for True Healthcare Collaboration
New leadership roles within SPM better align the organization to advance its mission of advancing participatory healthcare  BOSTON—April 1, 2021—The Society for Participatory Medicine (SPM), the preeminent organization in promoting true collaboration among patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals, today announces organizational changes that will strengthen its advocacy for participatory medicine. As part of these efforts, Dr. Danny Sands will transition his role to chief advocacy officer and chairman emeritus, where he will publicly promote the organization’s mission. Mary Hennings has been...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - April 1, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Society for Participatory Medicine Volunteers Tags: News News Releases Source Type: news

Fitness, Fundraising and Friendship for Prostate Cancer
By Syed Neaz Ahmad FRSALONDON, Mar 30 2021 (IPS-Partners) Over the Pandemic months, most activities – social, cultural, economic & philanthropic have been hit hard. The worst-hit has been patients suffering from serious diseases. Most have shied away from visiting their doctors and referral fell by 52,000 due to Covid-19. However, as they say, life goes on, and in this case, death goes on too. Prostate Cancer UK – a charity exclusive to the disease – report that despite awareness and development in technology – every 45 minutes a man dies of this dreaded disease. It is the ‘most commonly ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Syed Neaz Ahmad FRSA Tags: Health Source Type: news

Form D Friday: AI-powered consumer health platform leads fundraising
This week, investors valued 3D printing, infectious disease diagnostics, uncrewed sea surface vehicles, energy and cloud storage. Find out the details in our weekly roundup, Form D Friday — a Boston Business Journal feature highlighting regulatory filings from Boston-area companies raising capital for new projects or expanding their businesses. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - March 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lucia Maffei Source Type: news

GOP praises Trump after he urges Republican donors to send money directly to him
Trump is also demanding that the Republican Party stop using his name and likeness in its own fundraising efforts. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump tells supporters 'No more money for RINOS' as he battles GOP over fundraising with his likeness
Former President Donald Trump is trying to squeeze money away from three of the most integral fundraising and electoral organizations in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RNC says it has the right to use Trump's name and likeness for fundraising
Trump's lawyers sent a cease-and-desist letter to the RNC demanding that it not use him in their fundraising pitches. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RNC maintains right to use Trump's name in fundraising
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican National Committee is defending its right to use former President Donald Trump's name in fundraising... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump ramps up battle with Republican leadership
Former President Trump is escalating his battle against GOP leaders, demanding that the Republican campaign arms stop fundraising off... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump sends cease-and-desist letters to GOP campaign committees
The former president has asked the committees, including the RNC, to stop using his name and likeness in fundraising appeals, a Trump... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women Who Lead: The road to funding lost a few bumps in 2020
We asked a couple of life sciences CEOs who raised capital in 2020 to describe their own pathways to investment last year and how it compared with past fundraising. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 5, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Julia Cooper Source Type: news

Executive Voice: The V Foundation has new leader, same vital mission
After nearly two decades of fundraising for higher education, Shane Jacobson has now been tapped as the CEO of The V Foundation, a role he describes as a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to focus the back half of my career on something that is significant in this world." (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 4, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Cameron Snipes Source Type: news

Where's my money: Raleigh, Durham startups see funding surge in February – hits $186 million
Startups in the Triangle are heating up the fundraising engine early in 2021. Here's a breakdown of the big raises in February. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 2, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Lauren Ohnesorge Source Type: news

Cuomo backers pause and reevaluate fundraising as he faces sexual harassment probe
Andrew Cuomo's donors are looking to pause and reevaluate their fundraising for the New York governor amid sexual harassment allegations... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prosthetist fundraising £300,000 for a bionic arm after cycling accident
Jim Ashworth-Beaumont needs the prosthetic after being involved in a cycling accident last year. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Daddy, I am so proud of you.' 100-year-old UK fundraising hero Captain Tom Moore honored at funeral
Captain Tom Moore, who raised millions for a British charity supporting the National Health Service by walking laps of his garden ahead... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

My View: Walk with the Phoenix Business Journal to promote a healthy lifestyle
The fundraising challenges continue for area nonprofits as the pandemic still limits in-person events. The Business Journal has an upcoming opportunity for you to help others in the community — the 2021 Phoenix Heart Walk Digital Experience. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ray Schey Source Type: news

Cochrane community participates in a virtual walk to raise money for Anne Anderson Award
The global Cochrane community are walking andraising money for the annual Anne Anderson Award, which is given to a Cochrane member who has contributed meaningfully to the promotion of women as leaders and contributors to the organization.Given we can't meet in-person for our 2021 Anne Anderson Walk, we are doing it virtually. Participants are making donations and sharing pictures themselves on their walk or their local area - click on the map below to see!  Who is Anne Anderson?Anne Anderson was a contributor to the stream of thinking and effort that gave birth to evidence-based health care. A clinically qualified rep...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - February 25, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

COVID-19 Has Wiped Out Cancer Research Fundraising COVID-19 Has Wiped Out Cancer Research Fundraising
' The impact on fundamental translational clinical research will be enormous and will echo forward for many years,'Dr Kerr laments.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - February 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Commentary Source Type: news

Malawi: Muslim Youth United Raises Funds for Queens Hospital's Covid-19 Equipment
[Nyasa Times] In less than 24 hour since rolling out the second phase of fundraising to procure essential medical equipment for Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital's COVID-19 treatment units, Muslim Youth United (MYU) has already raised K10 million of the targeted K20 million. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 17, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

St. Jude sees donations skyrocket with SpaceX partnership
Though not technically a moonshot, fundraising for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital hit record levels after the Inspiration4 space flight announcement and a high-profile commercial during the Super Bowl. On Feb. 1, St. Jude and ALSAC, its fundraising and awareness organization, announced the first all-civilian space mission would have ties to the hospital’s curing childhood cancer mission. Jared Isaacman, the commander of the Inspiration4 mission, tabbed St. Jude as the charitable partner… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 17, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news

Lincoln Project's fundraising page shut down as scandals mount
The donation page on the Lincoln Project website has listed as inactive since Saturday after a number of its founders resigned amid... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Form D Friday: E-commerce company Thrasio dominates fundraising
Form D Friday is a Boston Business Journal feature highlighting regulatory filings from Boston-area companies raising capital for new projects or expanding their businesses. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 12, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Lucia Maffei Source Type: news

Form D Friday: E-commerce company Thrasio dominates fundraising
Form D Friday is a Boston Business Journal feature highlighting regulatory filings from Boston-area companies raising capital for new projects or expanding their businesses. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 12, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Lucia Maffei Source Type: news

Fundraising friends raise thousands for hospital
Hughie is finding out how the hospital he and his friend raised thousands of pounds for will be spending the money. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tanzania: Over 1bn/ - Raised for Construction of Cancer Facility
[Daily News] STAKEHOLDERS have raised 1.34bn/- during a recent fundraising for the construction of a cancer facility at Bugando Zonal Referral Hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

U.K.'s 100-year-old Captain Tom, famous for COVID fundraising, hospitalized with virus
His daughter said in a statement that he was admitted to Bedford Hospital because he needed "additional help" with his breathing. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Captain Tom hospitalized for virus he raised money to fight
Captain Tom Moore, the 100-year-old World War II veteran who captivated the British public in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic with his fundraising efforts, has been hospitalized with COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Construction: $100M building permit pulled for Domino's Village at St. Jude
The fundraising commitment by Domino ’s Pizza Inc. to help build the project is to date the largest made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news

Mercom: Telemedicine investments led 2020's $14.8B in digital health fundraising
While equity investments in telemedicine rose 139% to $4.3 billion, other areas like data analytics and mobile health apps also earned strong support from investors. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 7, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Democrats in Georgia runoff shatter quarterly Senate fundraising record
Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff each raised more than $100 million in the last quarter. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Democrats Ossoff and Warnock each raise more than $100 million for Georgia Senate runoffs
Democrats Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff each brought in more than $100 million in a two-month period, setting a blistering fundraising... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Democrats shatter fundraising records ahead of Georgia Senate runoffs
Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock both raised more than $100 million in the last quarter. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seven moments that mattered in 2020
Whatever your experience of COVID-19 has been, it’s undeniable that we and the world we live in have been altered irrevocably. What hasn’t changed is Doctors of the World’s determination to ensure universal and equitable access to healthcare, both at home and abroad. As we begin a new year, the pandemic continues to hit the most vulnerable in our society hardest. Health and social inequalities have widened. New barriers to healthcare have emerged, with the rapid shift to online healthcare leaving those without the means to access it cut off from vital care and support. Our staff, volunteers an...
Source: Doctors of the World News - December 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kim Vlasic Tags: Uncategorised Source Type: news

Trump antagonizes Republicans with Georgia fundraising ploy
Emails and texts raising cash for Trump's PAC have rankled Republicans, who want cash to flow directly to Georgia's endangered GOP senators. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump campaign, RNC announce $200 million post-election fundraising haul
President Trump’s campaign and the Republican National Committee (RNC) have raised more than $200 million since Election Day, a sum... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Administrative task automation unicorn Olive adds $225.5M to its impressive year of fundraising
This is Olive's third raise in 2020 alone, and now values  the AI company at $1.5 billion. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 1, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

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                    Executive Committee Meeting Minutes                                                                              Special Meeting 11/10/2020 Members Present : Bersh, Cobb, Mack, Hennings, Sands, Grohol, Mitchell, Rosen, Danielson, Krug, Holt, Clayton-Jeter (joined late) Full attendance record available here.  Sands convenes meeting. Welcome, Goals and Up...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - November 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Eric Bersh Tags: Executive Minutes Exec Meetings special Source Type: news

Executive Committee Meeting Minutes November 10, 2020
                    Executive Committee Meeting Minutes                                                                              Special Meeting 11/10/2020 Members Present : Bersh, Cobb, Mack, Hennings, Sands, Grohol, Mitchell, Rosen, Danielson, Krug, Holt, Clayton-Jeter (joined late) Full attendance record available here.  Sands convenes meeting. Welcome, Goals and Up...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - November 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Eric Bersh Tags: Executive Minutes Exec Meetings special Source Type: news

Biden transition making fundraising push as Trump administration blocks funding
President-elect Joe Biden's team is making a fundraising push for its transition operations as the General Services Administration has... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arkansas Children's Foundation Suspends Volunteer Chapters Amid COVID-19 Concerns
Arkansas Children’s Foundation announced Friday the suspension of Circle of Friends volunteer chapters and their community-based fundraising through Dec. 31, 2021, citing record-breaking hospitalizations for COVID-19 in the state and concern over volunteers' safety as its reason for doing so. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - November 20, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Trump campaign fundraises off of Giuliani news conference and uses photo of Trump in hospital
The Trump campaign sent out another fundraising email to supporters on Friday, signed by President Donald Trump, praising his attorney... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simon & Schuster Invites Readers To Support The Toys For Tots Literacy Program
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Only CBS Simon and Schuster Source Type: news