The Garden City Teachers' Association is proud to announce that over the past 8 years GC For A Cure has raised over $152,000 for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, $11,000 for Uniting Against Lung Cancer (Lung Cancer Research Foundation), $15,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, $13,000 for the Michele White Scholarship Fund and $1,300 for Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the nation's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between its physicians and scientists is one of the Center's unique strengths. Such collaborations enable MSK to provide patients with the best care available today as they work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. www.mskcc.org
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is to: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS is the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world and provides free information and support services. LLS helps blood cancer patients live better, longer lives. www.lls.org
Michele White Scholarship Fund
Michele White taught Art at Stewart School for 20 years. She had a passion for education and possessed a kindness that endeared her to a great many students, parents, and colleagues. She is remembered as a wonderful teacher who encouraged her students to express themselves through Art and she taught them how it can enrich their lives. In keeping with the spirit of Michele's dedication to learning, this fund has been set up to help with her daughter's future education.
Donate for a chance to win!
Donate a total of $50.00 or more to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Michele White Scholarship Fund, or a combination, and your name will automatically be entered into the drawing for the Grand Prize — "GC For A Cure Gift Basket".