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Community events

THANK YOU to our community partners who organized and contributed to fundraising events that supported UMass Chan Medical School and UMass Memorial Health Care in FY15 in the following areas:

Breast cancer research and care

Greenberg, Rosenblatt, Kull & Bistoli, P.C. Patriots fundraiser (in honor of colleague)
Hillcrest Country Club Ladies League Golf Tournament
Hopedale Country Club Golf Tournament
Dolly Parajeckas Memorial Golf Tournament hosted by the Green Hill Women’s Golf Association
Run Like an Antelope 5K and 1-Mile Fun Walk in memory of Megan Lally, 3rd Annual
Kimberly J. Vuona Memorial Golf Tournament, 12th Annual
Worcester Country Club Best Friends Forever Golf Tournament

Pink Revolution

Arturo’s Ristorante’s October Desserts
College of the Holy Cross Athletic Teams fundraising events
Mini Golf for the Cure
Notre Dame Academy fundraising events
Soccer Tournament 

Cancer Center

Chords for Cancer, 3rd Annual
Day of Hope at Orchard Hills Athletic Club
Maya Madhavam: A Dance Ballet (for pancreatic cancer research)

Child Life Program

Bullfinchs Duck Race, 11th Annual
Canopies for Kids
Spirit Central Trunk or Treat
Elizabeth Todorov Toy Drive
Whiskered Wonderland III: Facial Hair Celebration

Children’s Medical Center

Ali & Dads Army Yardsale (for Ali and Dad’s Army Fund)
Bobby’s Bullpen
College of the Holy Cross Baseball (for pediatric cancer)
Kick Up Your Heels for Kaitlyn’s Kids
Lily’s Pad
Links to the Future Golf Tournament, 13th Annual
Local 669 Sprinkler Fitters Districts 20 & 41 Golf Tournament, 4th Annual
  (for Ronald McDonald Family Room)
Sons of the American Legion – Partnership for Kids fundraising events

Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic

Keefner Family Golf Tournament 

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Brendan’s Buddies
NICU Golf-a-thon
The Sydney Meaghan Memorial Foundation community fundraiser
TDD Triathlon, in memory of Tyrus, Dante and Daniel Vescio, 5th Annual

Pancreatic Cancer Alliance, which supports the UMass Pancreas Program

Extreme Sports Raffle
A Fine Connection: benefit concert for PCA
Amy Gavalis’ Canton, CT 5k “Lobsterloop”
Karaoke for a Cure, 7th Annual
Chris Lesperance Memorial Motorcycle Ride, 9th Annual
“Love Letters” performance at Hanover Theater
Millbury Womens Club Wine Tasting
Pansies for Progress, 10th Annual

Transplant Patient Assistance Fund

Halloween Mini Golf-A-Thon 

UMass ALS Cellucci Fund

ChrisFest 2014
Inaugural Governor Cellucci Tribute Road Race
Ice Bucket Challenge
UMass ALS Cellucci Fund Team – 2015 Boston Marathon:
  Thin Aung, Melissa Davis, Megan Kallio, Kimberly Kendrick, Tammie Meisner, Colin Pagnam
The Westender Pub, community fundraiser

Additional events/fundraisers

The Brookfields’ Lions Club – The Apple Run/Walk for Diabetes, 9th Annual
Clubs for Colorectal Cancer, 4th Annual
Leo F. Dalbec Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament, 6th Annual
  (for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease research)
Fraternal Order of Eagles fundraising events (Leicester, Spencer and Worcester Aeries)
New England Region Sports Car Club of America - Racing Against Leukemia, 25th Annual
Robert Statkus Memorial Golf Tournament, 1st Annual
  (for UMASS Memorial Hospital ICU Lakeside 2 Brain Trauma Unit)

This list reflects gifts made to UMass Chan Medical School and/or UMass Memorial Health Care between July 1, 2014, and June 30, 2015.