Saturday, March 30, 2013
Team Optum Wakefield and Team Interactive Data rallying to win a visit from a Red Sox player.
Saturday, March 30
The following was provided by The Jimmy Fund: Two local Wakefield businesses are joining Rally Against CancerSM to support Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. Team Optum Wakefield led by Lisa Matthias and Team Interactive Data led by Deborah Bresnahan are “rallying” to win a visit from one of this year’s Rally Spokesplayers, Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks or Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia. When the Red Sox suit up against the Baltimore Orioles on Opening Day at Fenway Park Monday, April 8, Red Sox Nation is encouraged to Rally Against Cancer. By contributing $5 or more to the Jimmy Fund, participants have the opportunity to “Dress for Sox-cess” and wear Boston Red Sox gear to work or school. The …
Monday, September 24, 2012
Wakefield and other area boys varsity soccer teams aim to raise more than $20K for Dana Farber Cancer Institute.
Monday, September 24, 2012
High school soccer teams are accustomed to scoring goals, but on Saturday, September 29, twelve of the region’s premier programs will be focused on another kind of goal: raising funds for cancer research. The boys’ varsity teams from Acton-Boxborough, Belmont, Brookline, Concord-Carlisle, Lexington, Lincoln-Sudbury, Newton North, Reading, Stoneham, Wakefield, and Woburn will compete in the sixth annual Kicks for Cancer in an effort to raise more than $20,000 for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. The tournament will be held on the turf fields behind Concord-Carlisle High School at 500 Walden Street in Concord and will begin at 1:00 pm with games between Brookline and Newton North and Lexington and Belmont. The second round of play …
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
It is time once again for the Blood drive for Children’s Hospital and the Jimmy Fund Clinic.
There will be a blood drive for Children’s Hospital Boston and the Jimmy Fund Clinic at Dana Farber Cancer Institute today and Thursday, Oct. 27 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the West Side Social Club (4 Harrington Court Wakefield, MA). Walk ins are welcome, but appointments are suggested to avoid any possible wait. To make an appointment please log on to www.halfpints.childrenshospital.org and enter sponsor code wsc, or call Mark Cashell at 978-604-9566. A positive ID is required. Donors must be 17 years of age or older. Donors at age 16 are allowed with a parent/legal guardian present and their signature on a release form may also donate. If you have questions please call the donor center at 617-355-6677. From the organizer, Mark Cashell: …