Press Release

Mike and Rob Lowe Honored by City of Hope

Rob and Mike Lowe were honored by City of Hope’s Los Angeles Real Estate & Construction Industries
Council with the Spirit of Life® Award at a dinner held on December 3. Fundraising in support of
the Spirit of Life event totaled in excess of $1 million dollars. The Spirit of Life Award is
presented to individuals who exemplify the ideals and values that have guided City of Hope for a
century, and whose professional and humanitarian accomplishments are worthy of celebration.
Industry leaders are recognized each year for their outstanding professional and philanthropic

Rob and Mike were selected in recognition of their philanthropic, community and
business achievements. They carry on a family legacy of humanitarian and professional
accomplishments; they are not only the first brothers to be honored, they are also the first sons
of a prior honoree to receive the Spirit of Life Award. Their father, Robert J. Lowe, Sr., received
the award in 2000. The brothers share CEO responsibilities at Lowe, a national real estate
investment, development and management firm founded in 1972.