Press Releases

Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon And Project Concern International Announce Partnership To Fight Women’s Cancers In Africa

Posted by On September 19, 2016

NEW YORK — Project Concern International (PCI) and Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) announced a partnership to expand the fight against cervical cancer by providing screening and treatment for women in remote communities in Africa. The life-saving partnership will launch in Zambia to screen and treat even more women for cervical cancer and looks to […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Joins Partners on World Health Day to Launch Hostel-Building Competition

Posted by On April 7, 2016

Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Joins Partners on World Health Day to Launch Hostel-Building Competition Seeking Designs for “Homes-Away-from-Home” For Women with Cancer in Tanzania Washington, D.C. (April 7, 2016) — Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon®, along with the American Cancer Society, the George W. Bush Institute, HKS, Inc., Southern Methodist University (SMU), and T-MARC Tanzania, today […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Selects Global Health Leader Celina Schocken As CEO, and Dr. Condoleezza Rice named Chair of the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Board of Directors

Posted by On March 1, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 1, 2016) — Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon is pleased to announce the appointment of Celina Schocken as its Chief Executive Officer and Dr. Condoleezza Rice as the Chair of its Board of Directors. The leadership selections follow President George W. Bush’s announcement last September that Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, a public-private partnership […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon and World Vision Join Forces to Fight Women’s Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa

Posted by On December 4, 2015

December 4, 2015 –Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® and World Vision today announced a new partnership to scale up community-based education, screening, treatment, and referral programs for cervical and breast cancer in sub-Saharan Africa, beginning in the Republic of Zambia. “A woman who survives AIDS should not be left to die from a treatable or preventable […]

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President George W. Bush and Partners Strengthen Fight Against Women’s Cancers with Launch of Nonprofit Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon

Posted by On September 22, 2015

DALLAS, TX (September 22, 2015) — President George W. Bush announced today that Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, a public-private partnership aimed at catalyzing the global community to reduce deaths from cervical and breast cancer, will become an independent 501c3 organization. “As an independent entity, Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon will have greater flexibility to expand, to […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Launches Work to Curb Deaths From Cervical Cancer in Ethiopia

Posted by On February 11, 2015

Partnership will strengthen health systems and train healthcare workers to deliver life-saving screening. ADDIS ABABA, FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA (February 11, 2015) – Today, Secretary Margaret Spellings, President of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, together with Her Excellency Mrs. Roman Tesfaye, First Lady of Ethiopia, and His Excellency Dr. Keseteberhan Admasu, Federal Minister […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® Helps Accelerate Life-Saving Cervical Cancer Screening in Ethiopia and Namibia

Posted by On August 6, 2014

Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® Helps Accelerate Life-Saving Cervical Cancer Screening in Ethiopia and Namibia Announces two new countries and the inaugural Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Ambassadors to generate awareness of the disease. WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 6, 2014) – President George W. Bush today announced the launch of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon in Ethiopia and Namibia, […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Partnership Expands Into Tanzania

Posted by On July 3, 2013

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA (July 03, 2013) — President George W. Bush today announced the launch of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® in Tanzania, the third official site of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon engagement. The announcement was made at the final day of the Bush Institute’s African First Ladies Summit, “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa,” in Dar […]

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CSIS Report Features Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon as an Innovative Public-Private Partnership

Posted by On February 27, 2013

This week, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Global Health Policy Center released a policy paper, “Global Health Policy in the Second Obama Term.” The report analyzes seven aspects of a “widening” global health agenda: malaria; polio eradication; women’s health; health security; health diplomacy; and multilateral partners. Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) is […]

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George W. Bush’s words that saved millions

Posted by On February 12, 2013

Ten years after that great decision, by one man, on that fateful day, the consequences are evident in lives saved from HIV/AIDS and NOW from cervical cancer, an opportunistic infection in HIV-positive women. This is the raison d’être of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon.

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