Individuals and Companies From Across the Nation Honored With Awards

American Century Investments



BOSTON - April 26, 2013
- The 4th Annual Expect Miracles Awards, sponsored by American Century Investments, were presented last night at Institutional Investor’s 20th Anniversary Mutual Fund Industry Awards, where Expect Miracles Foundation was selected as “Charity of Choice” for the seventh year. These prestigious awards are presented annually to individuals and firms within the financial community who have demonstrated outstanding support, commitment, and dedication to the fight against cancer. The caliber of nominations for the 2013 Awards was phenomenal, prompting the distribution of the James E. Stowers Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award for the first time since 2010.

Christina E. Thirkell, Executive Director of Expect Miracles Foundation and Peter Cieszko, Chief Client Officer - Americas at American Century Investments, shared the stage to present the Awards.


“Year after year our Foundation is astonished by the nominee pool. Both winners and nominees have demonstrated outstanding leadership in philanthropy and have evidently made an impact on their peers and the financial community,” stated Thirkell.

About the Expect Miracles Awards:

The Expect Miracles Awards are presented annually to individuals and firms within the financial community who have demonstrated dedication to the fight against cancer. The Expect Miracles Awards Selection Committee is comprised of leading business professionals who are active in the philanthropic community. These individuals are unaffiliated with and independent of Expect Miracles Foundation and American Century Investments.

To learn more, please visit: www.expectmiraclesfoundation.org

Email: cthirkell@expectmiraclesfoundation.org
Phone: 617.515.3241
Contact: Christina Thirkell, Executive Director