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WAYS TO LIVE FOREVER benefit screening and reception

  • Wed, 08/13/2014 - Wed, 08/13/2014
  • 7:00pm
  • Somerville Theatre

When: August 13th, 2014

Where: Somerville Theatre, Somerville, MA.

Based on British author Sally Nicholls’ popular novel published by Scholastic, the story centers on Sam, a spunky 12-year-old leukemia patient, and his best friend/fellow-patient, Felix. Together, they set out to achieve their dreams and despite dealing with illness, learn some inspirational lessons about family, friends, and the oddities of life. The inspirational and surprisingly humorous film provides an insider’s look at how cancer affects both patients and their families, but also leaves viewers feeling both uplifted and inspired by the incredible way that these two courageous boys really LIVED life to the fullest.

World Wide Motion Pictures Corporation has teamed up with numerous health organizations, hospitals, and cancer foundations throughout the country (including the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), Children's Hospital Los Angeles, the Sydney Kimmel Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and many more in support of the film, and are donating a portion of the box office proceeds to the Boston chapter of LLS.  A video with Johns Hopkins’ Pediatric Oncology director can be viewed here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0mZ_ZRMJn6U

For more information, please visit the film's website and Facebook pages at:

www.waystoliveforevermovie.com

and

https://www.facebook.com/WaysToLiveForever.


25th Joan Carney Memorial Golf Tournament

25th Joan Carney Memorial Golf Tournament

  • Fri, 08/15/2014 - Fri, 08/15/2014
  • Bass River Golf Course, Yarmouth, MA

Twenty-two years ago, Joan was diagnosed with cancer and this annual gathering of friends became a memorial tournament in honot of her. Her battle was fought with faith, diligence and optimism; the very qualities she installed in her everyday life. The purpose of this tournament is to donate all revenue to fight cancer and to defeat newborn disease. Proceeds will be donated to the Cancer Center at Boston University Medical Center where she was a patient, and to the Neonatal Intensive Car Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital.

 

Hole sponsorship - $50.00

Donation - as inclined

Make checks payable to: Russ Carney, 15 Carrington Avenue, Dracut, MA 01826-2527. 978-957-6400.


Cycle the High Hills, the 7th Annual Ride to Benefit Wediko

  • Sat, 09/13/2014 - Sat, 09/13/2014
  • 7:30am
  • The Wediko School, Windsor, NH

Cycle the High Hills is truly a ‘ride like no other’ and we hope you'll join us! Choose the athletic and fundraising challenge that's right for you. There is something for everyone! Each route offers a tour of the high hills surrounding Windsor, NH. Riders and volunteers are invited on Friday evening for dinner and to spend the night on the campus of the Wediko School and Wediko Summer Program.

 
The ride benefits Wediko Children's Services, a not-for-profit that has been transforming young lives for nearly 80 years. Participation in one of Wediko's programs - our residential school, therapeutic summer program, home-based and school-based services builds skills and restores hope.
 
Date: September 13th at 7:30am-7:00pm
 
Where: The Wediko School, Windsor, NH
 
Fundraise cost: Riders can select either the 25, 50, or 100 mile route. Fundraising requirements coincide with the route distance (participants riding 25 miles commit to raise $250, 50 mile participants must raise a minimum of $500, and if you're up for a challenge, the 100 mile/$1,000 challenge will be a lot of fun!
 

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