Royer’s Flowers & Gifts has donated $3,090 to the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition. The donation will support breast cancer survivors and their families and breast cancer research in Pennsylvania. With every sale of its “Power of Pink” arrangement, Royer’s donates $10 to breast cancer organizations. The arrangement is available year-round. From left are Greg Royer, president and CEO, Royer’s Flowers, and Kristen Snoke, community outreach director, Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition. CONTINUE READING
Smith Elliott Kearns & Company LLC donated $5,000 to TrueNorth Wellness Services’ Amazing Kids Club, a year-round, on-site therapeutic program for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder or social pragmatic communication disorder. TrueNorth will be renovating a recently purchased facility in South Hanover and move its Amazing Kids Club operations to this location. From left are MaryBeth Hockenberry, Smith Elliott Kearns marketing director; Carol Connor, TrueNorth director of public relations and development; and Kara Darlington, member of the firm.
TeamPete Realty Services Inc.’s “We Care More” Running Team participated in The Harrisburg Mile on July 20. The team was sponsored by Pete Weigher to raise money for programs for the YMCA throughout Central Pennsylvania. From left are Chris Timmons, Lance Morrow, Kyle Miller, Mark Chidester and Dan Jorich.
The Hanover Area YMCA received $2,000 in support of the Kids Come First annual campaign as a result of the opening of ACNB Bank's new South Hanover Office. This amount is in addition to the bank's $3,500 in contributions made earlier this year to support Kids Come First and the South Hanover YMCA capital campaign. From left are Ryan Fitzgibbons, Hanover Area YMCA chief operating officer; Jim Helt, ACNB Bank president; Susan Behm, ACNB Bank retail office manager; and, Liam Behrens, Hanover Area YMCA CEO.
R.J. Fisher & Associates Inc. engineering firm had two relay teams participate in the Catfish Triathlon for charity on City Island on July 17. Proceeds benefit CURE International, a nonprofit that operates charitable hospitals and programs to help treat children in 29 countries. The teams placed fourth and eighth in the relay division.
A team of volunteers from Wagman Inc., Wagman Heavy Civil and Wagman Construction participated in the United Way of York County's Day of Action on June 10. Volunteers spent the morning spreading mulch for the Margaret E. Moul Home entrance and parking lot. The Margaret E. Moul Home is a long-term care facility for adults with cerebral palsy, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis and other neuromuscular impairments. In addition to the volunteering, Mike Glezer, CEO of Wagman Inc., presented a $500 check from the Wagman Corporate Community Fund to the Margaret E. Moul Home.
Associates from the Members 1st Federal Credit Union Enola branch collected donations of 134 stuffed bears for Caitlin's Smiles in June. Caitlin's Smiles will distribute the bears to children who are being treated at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital. Caitlin's Smiles is dedicated to sharing smiles and laughter with children facing life-threatening or chronic illnesses.
Aaron's Acres Acts of Kindness participants raised approximately $1,930 in three counties for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation this summer. In Berks County, they had a stand at UGI Energy Services Inc. on June 23. They were joined by volunteers from SAH Inc. and Berkshire Systems Group Inc. A Dauphin County fundraiser took place June 23 at Case Management Unit. In Lancaster, participants setup at Lancaster Shopping Center on July 20.