Dine Out to Help Fight Ovarian and Other Cancers, SU2C and Mastercard Urge

Dine Out to Help Fight Ovarian and Other Cancers, SU2C and Mastercard Urge
Foes while in opposing dugouts, two Major League Baseball (MLB) managers are teaming up with Mastercard and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) to battle malignancies such as ovarian cancer. Alex Cora and Dave Roberts, All-Star skippers of the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers, respectively, are uniting to encourage people to dine out — alone or with others — and pay using Mastercard. In turn, the global payments company will donate up to $4 million to SU2C for cancer research. The effort is called "Make Some Time and Start Something Priceless." Through Aug. 15, Mastercard will donate one cent for every meal purchased for at least $10 from qualifying merchants in the United States or Canada. If a payment is made through a contactless transaction, Mastercard will donate two cents. The “meal” could be as simple as coffee shop beverages and ballpark hotdogs. “The unfortunate reality is that one in three Americans will face cancer in their lifetime, which is why the groundbreaking work Stand Up To Cancer is doing to bring new therapies to patients quickly is so vital,” Cora said a news release. “It’s great to see companies like Mastercard committed to supporting this critical cause. B
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