Strike Out Breast Cancer
DONOR: The Southeastern Ohio USBC, the local association of the United States Bowling Congress
FUNDRAISER: “Strike Out Breast Cancer”
AMOUNT RAISED: $7,800 in 2018 for the Cancer Care Fund
“Lancaster as a whole is very blessed with businesses who donate items for our raffle table, and the bowlers in the community come out and support this and are so generous,” said Joy Kellenbarger, Association Manager and Event Chair.
Block Out Cancer
DONOR: The Fairfield Union Volleyball program
EVENT: Block Out Cancer
FUNDRAISER: With the help of sponsors, the team designed custom game jerseys and T-shirts, and coordinated a raffle basket sale, to raise money for the Cancer Care Fund.
AMOUNT RAISED: $5,000 in 2018
“These young ladies did an exceptional community service, and were instrumental in the entire process,” said Coach Mindy Miller.
Paddle for the Battle
DONOR: Lew Barbini & family
FUNDRAISER: Paddle for the Battle, a guided hike and canoe trip on the Hocking River. The fundraiser was inspired by Lew’s wife, Constance Barbini, who died from breast cancer in 2009.
AMOUNT RAISED: In 2018, the family donated $1,800 to the Cancer Care Fund.
“We are supporting those still fighting and honoring those we lost. We are trying to make a difference, one paddle stroke at a time,” said Sybil Barbini, Connie’s daughter-in-law.
Pink Label Fundraiser
DONOR: Joe Carson Motor Sales in Lancaster
FUNDRAISER: Joe Carson Motor Sales donated 10% of the MSRP of their sales of the Pink Label Collection to the FMC Foundation in 2018.
AMOUNT RAISED: Through the sales and a raffle, they raised $325 for the FMC Foundation Cancer Care Fund.
“FMC has made our community better, and any help we can offer to help the community is worth our time and effort,” said Michelle Storts, Events and Marketing Coordinator for Joe Carson.