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Somerville, NJ, United States, 2005/08/05 - Rodriguez states that he is concerned that many consumers purchase the yellow wristbands that are not authentic and do not support the actual (LAF) LIVESTRONG™.
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Website owner Jose Rodriguez has dedicated his time and website to the Lance Armstrong Foundation(LAF) “LIVESTRONG ™”.
Rodriguez states that LIVESTRONG ™ has so much meaning to it, and that he believes LIVESTRONG ™ is an inspiration to anyone who visits the LIVESTRONG ™ Website.
TheOnlyDish.com has provided a link on their website that will direct consumers to the LIVESTRONG ™ Store, where consumers can purchase the yellow LIVESTRONG ™ wristbands.
Rodriguez states that he is concerned that many consumers purchase the yellow wristbands that are not authentic and do not support the actual (LAF) LIVESTRONG™ Foundation. Rodriguez wants consumers to know that authentic wristbands can be purchased from respectable retailers and the official LIVESTRONG ™ website. He asks consumers to ensure they are indeed purchasing an official wristband, and not an imitation.
Imitation wristbands do not in any way support the Lance Armstrong Foundation.
The Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) believes that in the battle with cancer, unity is strength, knowledge is power and attitude is everything. Founded in 1997 by cancer survivor and champion cyclist, Lance Armstrong, the LAF provides the practical information and tools people living with cancer need to live strong.
Our mission is to inspire and empower people with cancer to live strong. We serve our mission through education, advocacy, public health and research programs.
• More than 10 million Americans are currently living with, through or beyond cancer.
• More than 1.3 million people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cancer this year.
• Of adults diagnosed with cancer today, 64% will be living five years from now.
• One in three people will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime.
• Three in four families will care for a family member with cancer.
(American Cancer Society, Cancer Facts and Figures 2004)
The Lance Armstrong Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Austin, Texas.