This month is pancreatic cancer awareness month and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PANCAN)’s Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Affiliate is striving to spread awareness and raise funds with their second annual Cheers to Hope fundraiser occurring this Saturday, November 5th.
The event takes place at the Clarion Hotel in Scranton, PA from 6 pm to 10 pm and features the live music of Crimson Tears, Phil Hinton, John Quinn Duo and East Coast Trio, a silent auction, food, soft drinks, cash bar, and appearance of Road Scholar’s PANCAN awareness truck, with proceeds benefitting the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.
Tickets cost $25 (with pancreatic cancer survivors having free admission) and can be purchased at https://www.kintera.org/AutoGen/Register/ECReg.asp?ievent=489371 or at the door.
Those requiring additional information can do so by contacting Paul Savage at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This 2-mile walk begins at 10 am (regardless of weather) at the Washington Lake Park amphitheatre with check in at 9 am. Those wanting to participate can do so online at http://www.claytonshope.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=23&Itemid=44 or in person the day of the event. Registration is $15 per person or $40 for a family up to 5.
Road Scholar will end its weekend of events by driving its Marley’s Mission truck to Lake Ariel, PA on Sunday, November 6th. Track the Marley’s Mission awareness truck at http://showme.roadscholar.com/MarleysMission/ShowMe.asp to see the number of miles and view the recent cities Road Scholar has been spreading awareness in.
Which of Road Scholar’s awareness trucks are you most excited to see? List your pick(s) below.