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Upper Deck Lauren Hill Foundation.

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Every now and again a major corporation needs recognition for doing the right thing. Today it is the turn of the Upper Deck Company. Upper Deck is known for its authentically signed items in the Basketball, Football, Golf, Hockey and Soccer areas. They also provide the memorabilia hobby with card sets covering Football, Hockey, and Basketball. Yesterday they announced a special card. The name Lauren Hill was unknown to most. Her continuing battle, against an inoperable brain cancer has seen her think of others, and help raise over one million dollars towards cancer research. She has proved such an inspiration to those around her; the Heartland Conference saw fit to honor her as a first team all-HCAC member. Upper Deck has shown fit to honor her as well issuing a Sports Rookie Card Heroic Inspirations. In a unique move Upper Deck are giving all the proceeds from both the regular and signed versions of the card to the Cure Starts Now Foundation. Maybe Upper Deck will prove to be an inspiration to other companies to follow suit, whatever the cause turns out to be



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