GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) – Two Gainesville residents head to the golf course to lift cash for breast most cancers analysis.
An American Most cancers Society board member and golfer teamed as much as create a fundraiser referred to as ‘Chip in for Breast Most cancers.’
The 2 pals are elevating cash by way of a bunch referred to as Actual Males Put on Pink which helps to fund breast most cancers analysis.
“The one factor COVID-19 hasn’t stopped is most cancers,” stated Dan Glassman, an American Most cancers Society board member. “So we need to make it possible for we take some swings again at it and that’s why we’re right here right this moment. [We’re] braving dangerous swings, dangerous backs, and dangerous climate in order that we are able to be sure that to get a remedy and assist these in want on this group.”
The fundraiser’s objective was to play as many holes as attainable from dawn to sundown on the Haile Plantation Golf and Nation Membership.
Folks had the chance to pledge an sum of money per gap they performed.
“We’ve had such an ideal response from the oldsters right here on the membership which might be donating and supporting us in addition to pals locally,” stated Robby Lane, golfer serving to within the fundraiser. “We’re very blessed to have these pals and luxuriate in doing what we love out right here in Haile Plantation.”
Glassman stated thus far Lane has helped elevate over $15,000 American Most cancers Society. For extra data on donate to Actual Males Put on Pink, click on right here.
Final yr the group raised over $30,000 and Glassman stated they’re on observe to lift over $35,000 this yr.
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