We also owe a special debt of gratitude to Sgt. Michael Edes, president of the Maine State Trooper's Association, for creating this idea and bringing the Maine State Troopers on board. Thank you!
The final plate in the auction series, the #1 plate belonging to State Trooper Colonel Robert Williams, was sold for a whopping $900 to a man from Scarborough, Maine. We appreciate all the bids on this unique police plate and your continued charitable support of our cause.
Thank you everyone!
We are very pleased to announce the recipients of our 2014 spring grant awards. Maine Cancer Foundation awards grants three times a year, once for cancer research projects and twice for cancer education and patient support efforts.
Our spring grant release is focused on education and patient support efforts, with $177,511 distributed to 10 Maine organizations.
Our 2014 Spring grantees are:
We are very excited to bring back the Twilight 5K Walk/Run to South Portland this summer.
We're also pleased to welcome Town & Country Federal Credit Union as the presenting sponsor of the Twilight 5K. Their generous underwriting support allows us to defray event expenses and dedicate more of your donations directly to cancer research, education and patient support here in Maine!