Thank you to our wonderful community!
The Cancer Resource Center’s
19th Annual Walkathon & 5K Run
was a rousing success!
An amazing amount of positive energy!
$175,000 (and more coming in!)
raised to support individuals in our community affected by cancer!
Thank you to our corporate sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor: Cayuga Medical Center
Gold Sponsors: Northside Wine & Spirits, Celgene, Millennium, Genentech,
Ithaca Times, Guthrie Healthcare System, Tompkins Weekly, BorgWarner,
Ithaca Journal and Lite Rock 97.3
Silver Sponsors: Strebel Planning Group, B&W, Moscato & Associates, Cayuga ENT-Head & Neck Surgery, Vein & Laser Centers of CNY, Aigen Financial Group,
Inn on Columbia Security Mutual, LiSalon, The Heights Cafe, Wegmans, Kionix and
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Bronze Sponsors: Arnold Printing, Felicia’s Atomic Lounge, Kelly Damm, Cornerstone Vet Hospital, CFCU, Sparks Electric Company, Andrew Defran/Merrill Lynch, Pinnisi & Anderson, Finger Lakes Technologies Group, Trumansburg Family Health Center, Tri-County Sealcoating, OB-GYN Associates of Ithaca McCune & Murphy Physical Therapy, Just a Taste, Audrey Edelman RealtyUSA.com and Mari Townsend and Chemung Canal Trust Co.
Our top individual fundraisers: Antoinette Di Ciaccio, Kerry Quinn,
Myra Fincher, Gayle Gray, Kyu Whang, Jen Fuller, Linda McBride, Gary Stewart,
Karen Fries and Drew Noden
Our top fundraising teams: CMC Cancer Crushers, Women’s Noon Group,
Sister Act, Finger Lakes Women’s Bar Assoc., WestSideWinners, AlphaKappaAlpha1908, Men’s Breakfast Club, Ithaca Board of REALTORS – in memory of Cal Warren, Intrepid Travelers and East Hill Wingnuts
Thank you to every participant and every sponsor.
This was truly a community event.
Thank you to the organizations & individuals that donated their time & talents: Cayuga Medical Center, Plenty of Posies, Northstar Electric, Regional Access, Starbucks, Rasa Spa, Ehrhart Propane, Bang’s Ambulance, Ithaca Rotary Club, City of Ithaca, Tompkins County Department of Emergency Response, Ithaca Fire Department, Ithaca Police Department, Finger Lakes Running and Triathlon Company, Happily Running, Bill Griffin and the CMC Department of Nutrition & Dining Services,
Renata Wadsworth, Christi Sobel Jeffrey Foote, Michelle Davis, Rocio Gonzalez Zepp, Jill Dollaway, Robyn Wishna and Edna Brown.
Thank you to our entertainers who added energy and quickened steps: Cynthia Henderson (Zumba), Mary Lorson and Karen VanEtten, Luke G’s Oldies, Bert Scholl & Friends, Andrew Alling, Shimmer Lake, Tom Olson, Doolin O’Dey,
Michael Hansen, Ithaca College Cheerleaders and Ithaca College Gymnasts
Thank you to our Event Captains: Brian Wilbur, Eileen Whang, Cheryl Jewell,
Kathleen Dusinberre-Carvell, Maya Kachroo-Levine, Lucy Walker, Andy Norberg,
Dalva Hedlund, Mark Darling, Ian Golden, Chris Payne, Lauren Faessler and
Special thanks to: Rick Muehlmann and Gret Atkin for behind-the-scenes work, and to our student volunteers for all their help in the weeks leading up to event: Becca Post, Thomas Whitney and Emily Zalewski.
Kudos to our spectacular organizing committee:
Jyl Dowd, Sharon Kaplan and Brian Wilbur