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Board of growing South Florida Non-Profit names Three New Directors 

Miami – July 24, 2019 -- Bressler, Amery & Ross is proud to announce that Principal Hope Zelinger, and two additional local community leaders, have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the I Care I Cure Childhood Cancer Foundation, Inc. (“I Care I Cure”).

I Care I Cure is a growing community outreach foundation devoted to helping kids and their families fight cancer. I Care I Cure Co-President, Wes Holston, who is Managing Principal of Bressler’s Florida offices, announced the three new Directors.

Ms. Zelinger, based in the firm’s Miami office, is a Principal in charge of the firm’s Insurance Litigation group. She concentrates her practice on civil litigation, with a focus on first-party insurance defense and pre-litigation investigations and evaluations.

“I am thrilled to have my fellow Principal from Bressler join the Board of I Care I Cure. Hope is an extraordinarily talented lawyer and an exceptional person, who cares very deeply about the people and the community where she lives. Hope, like many of us at Bressler, is committed to helping I Care I Cure continue its important work,” said Mr. Holston. 

Also named to the Board were Babette Ferre-Kosar, Director of Development for the Memorial Cancer Institute and former Executive Director of I Care I Cure, and Jeff Holding, an Executive Director of Cushman & Wakefield in Fort Lauderdale.

“On behalf of everyone at I Care I Cure, we are thrilled also to welcome Babette and Jeff to the Board. With the new Board members in place, I Care I Cure is poised to develop its vision further and build on the tremendous momentum and success of the past 12 years,” said Mr. Holston. 

I Care I Cure Co-President and Senior Vice President-Legal of TradeStation Group, Inc., Steve Greenbaum, also added, “We thank these three local superstars for stepping up to help wage the battle against childhood cancer and for being part of the effort to bring this incredible foundation to the next level.”

I Care I Cure was founded by Brad and Beth Besner in memory of their son Ian, who died at the age of 11 of complications from the toxic medications used to fight his leukemia. The charity supports the development of, and raises public awareness about, cutting-edge, targeted therapies for childhood cancer, as well as provides support for families managing the challenges associated with raising children suffering from cancer.


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