Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Key to the Cure Kick-Off Benefits UM/Sylvester


Saks Fifth Avenue, Bal Harbour Kicks-Off Charity Shopping Weekend to Benefit UM/Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

When: Tuesday, October 12, 2004 6:00 p.m. – 9:00p.m.

What: A kick-off party for Key to the Cure’s National Shopping weekend. Fabulous tastings from South Florida’s top restaurants and caterers, entertainment and of course, great shopping for a cause.
Who: National Sponsors- Mercedes Benz-USA, Continental Airlines and Hanes. Local Sponsors Ocean Drive Magazine, Mercedes Benz of Miami, A Joy Wallace Catering Production and Design Team and OleoMed.

Where: Saks Fifth Avenue
9700 Collins Avenue
Bal Harbour

Why: To Kick-off Saks Fifth Avenue’s ‘Key to the Cure’ shopping weekend
from October 14-17, 2004, where 2% of all sales will benefit women’s
cancer research at the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.

For tickets ($25 entry donation), please call UM/Sylvester’s Development office at 305-243-9088 or you can purchase them at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bal Harbour’s Service Desk or at the kick-off party, October 12, Men’s Entrance.

UM/Sylvester was founded in 1992 to provide comprehensive cancer services and today serves as the hub for cancer-related research, diagnosis, and treatment at the University of Miami School of Medicine. UM/Sylvester handles more than 1,100 inpatient admissions annually, performs 2,800 surgical procedures, and treats 2,900 new cancer patients. All UM/Sylvester physicians are on the faculty of the University of Miami School of Medicine, South Florida’s only academic medical center. In addition, UM/Sylvester physicians and scientists are engaged in more than 150 clinical trials and receive more than $30 million annually in research grants. To learn more about UM/Sylvester and visit our website at

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