Posts tagged cancer

Soup-er Saturday to raise funds for cancer programs

   May 8, 2014 5:00 am    0

On Saturday, Cross Roads Farm and Craft Market in Westfield, N.Y., will host its fifth annual Soup-er Saturday to raise funds for cancer programs. The soup cook-off will feature more than 30 different types of soups, and visitors to the market can taste as many as they wish, while making donations to Lily’s Hope by…


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American Cancer Society needs help planning annual walk

   June 7, 2013 3:49 pm    0

American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer committee needs volunteers to assist with the 2013 event. The 5K walk will be held on Oct. 5 at Perry Square in downtown Erie. Committee members are needed to help with various roles in planning the event, and day of event volunteers are needed to help with registration,…


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Walk or volunteer for breast cancer research

   September 4, 2012 10:26 am    0

Join the battle against breast cancer by volunteering at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Oct. 6. The walk will begin in Perry Square at 10 a.m. To participate in the walk, visit the American Cancer Society’s website. The walk depends on the work of volunteers who register, greet and direct walkers. Volunteers…


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Erie cancer nonprofit to host benefit concert

   August 6, 2012 12:41 pm    0

StringsforaCURE is hosting its Pickin’ on Cancer musical benefit on Sept. 15. The Heliotropes, Silverlight, Eric Brewer and Friends will perform at the benefit. The event will also include a silent auction of signed memorabilia, event T-Shirts, gift baskets and a raffle. The concert will run from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. at the Brewerie at…


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Annual walk raises money for blood cancer

   July 11, 2012 12:04 pm    0

Light the night for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society this September. The 13th annual Light the Night Walk is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Sep. 18 at Jerry Uht Park. Food, music and activities will kick off the walk at 5:30 p.m. The 2011 Light the Night Walk in Erie raised $130,000 for blood cancer…


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Take a swing against breast cancer with the Erie SeaWolves

   July 6, 2012 12:36 pm    0

Want to experience what it feels like to play outfield for a minor league baseball team? The PA Breast Cancer Coalition is in need of outfield shaggers for its Take a Swing Against Breast Cancer fundraiser at Jerry Uht Park on July 19. Now in its fifth year, the event is a home run derby to…


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Breast cancer research fundraiser to be held in Franklin

   June 20, 2012 7:29 am    0

The Rally for the Cure Fighter’s Ball will be held on Oct. 13 at The Quality Inn on Liberty Street in Franklin. The night will feature dinner, dancing, a 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. Proceeds from the event go to funding breast cancer research in Venango County and research organizations like Rally for the…


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