LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 2/1/12
The HEADstrong Foundation will be hosting the 2nd Annual Lime Light Gala on Friday, March 23, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing.
The story: In the wake of a terminal diagnosis, Nicholas Colleluori (Hofstra University) at the age of 19 took a public stand against blood cancer by starting the HEADstrong Foundation. The organization rooted in Philadelphia has gained national interest for their commitment to advocating, fundraising and supporting programs to improve the quality of life for those affected by blood cancer and those working towards eliminating it.
PREMIUM SPONSORS: Sponsorship packages are available to meet any budget.
IN KIND DONATION: Please consider a in kind donation of an item or funds for an item to be auctioned at the event.
GALA TICKETS: Show your support by attending the event. Cost is $200.00 per guest.
MONETARY DONATIONS: Foundation will gladly accepted via credit card or by check made payable to HEADstrong Foundation and sent to the address listed below. All donations are 100% tax deductible.
Proceeds from the Gala will support the Nick’s House Project, the City of Hope and the Nicholas E. Colleluori Lymphoma Research Fund supporting the research efforts of Dr. Stephen J. Schuster at the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania.