Renaissance Cancer Foundation Gala Raises $394,446.00
By Roberto Hugo Gonzalez
On a beautiful winter night, The Renaissance Cancer Foundation Gala presented on December 8, 2019 Big Swing & The Ballroom Blasters performing Music with Soul’.
Larry Safir, Chairman of the Renaissance Cancer Foundation said, “We’re very pleased to announce the generous support of our sponsors and patrons that tonight’s gala has raised just under 395,000. We’re very, very proud of all of you. We couldn’t be more grateful.
On the stage with him, holding a big check were a large group of sponsors and staff of the foundation. The Renaissance Cancer Foundation which is a 501c3 non-profit organization that provides financial assistance and patient advocacy services to underserved cancer patients all over the Rio Grande
The foundation was founded in 2008, and this Gala is the 10th Annual Gala. But. According to Mr. Safir, the Gall continues to grow, and more supporters join to be part of the noble cause.
It is through the support of the community partners like Lone Star National Bank deal and Dale & Libby Linebarger, Bert Ogden Auto Group are some of the key sponsors of Gala.
The entertainers, Big Swing & The Ballroom Blasters is their second year participating by popular demand. They are from Atlanta. The band played lots of Latin rhythms and got people to start dancing.
Bob Vackar, one of the principals at Bert Ogden Auto Group told Mega Doctor News that they are proud to participate in the annual event. “We have been involved since the beginning.” He also said that this year was phenomenal and next year the goal is to reach de half a million dollar he said.
Janet Vackar, from the Bert Auto Group and a sponsor stated, “I think is so fabulous that we bring entertainment. to the people that give back and show them a great time and great food.” again. “For me is wonderful to be involved with the Renaissance Cancer Foundation Gala to raise funds and help patients that are in need.” Social Confidential. All photos by Roberto Hugo Gonzalez