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Vanderbilt Mourns Loss of Frances Williams Preston

Friday, June 15th, 2012

Frances Williams Preston, one of the most successful female music executives in the history of the entertainment industry, and a member of the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Board of Overseers, died from congestive heart failure at her home in Nashville, surrounded by her family, Wednesday, June 13. She was 83. Mrs. Preston spent most of her […]

‘Family Day’ to Benefit Martell Foundation

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Television actress and singer Jennette McCurdy will be the headline performer at an indoor family fun event benefiting the T.J. Martell Foundation, a nonprofit which supports cancer research at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC). McCurdy, star of Nickelodeon’s “iCarly” series and an artist with Capitol Records Nashville, will appear at the Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin Robbins […]

BMI Songwriters Share Talents with VICC Team

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Longtime community partner BMI, the performing rights organization, brings a couple of its songwriters, Billy Montana and Rob Crosby, to showcase their talents for the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center team. Recorded May 20, 2010, at the Vanderbilt Student Life Center.

Martell Foundation to Honor Bredesen, Frist, Brooks & Dunn, Simons at March 22 Gala

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

  The T.J. Martell Foundation will host its annual Honors Gala in Nashville on March 22, presenting awards for achievement and service to Gov. Phil Bredesen, former U.S. Senator Dr. Bill Frist, music duo Brooks & Dunn and community leader Susan Simons. The Martell Foundation supports cancer research at the Frances Williams Preston Laboratories at […]