WHO: Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas and Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
WHAT: After a successful paper icon drive in April to benefit the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation, representatives from Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas will present a $7,554 check to the organization on August 3. The donations were collected to help send kids to Camp Cartwheel, a three-night camping experience designed to give critically ill children time to have fun and just enjoy being kids.
Each summer, Camp Cartwheel provides over 200 children with opportunities to swim, hike, canoe, and rock wall climb with their siblings at Torino Ranch. The program originated in 1996. Jeffrey Gordon, president and CEO of Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation and clients from the organization will be on
hand to accept the check from Dunkin’ Donuts’ representatives.
*Jeffrey Gordon, president and CEO of Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation, and Dunkin’ Donuts’ representatives will be available for on-site interviews*
WHERE: Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation Britney Spears Campus
3711 Sunset Road
Las Vegas, NV 89120
WHEN: Thursday, August 3
About Dunkin' Donuts
Founded in 1950, Dunkin' Donuts is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for 11 years running. The company has more than 12,200 restaurants in 45 countries worldwide. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin' Donuts is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.
About Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
The Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (NCCF) is a local non-profit organization providing services in Southern Nevada since 1993. Our goal is to improve the quality of life for critically ill children and their families living in our community. When a child is diagnosed with cancer or other life-threatening illness they can look to the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation for support, hope, and courage.
The mission of the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation is to provide social, emotional, educational, and psychological support services and programs to families of ALL children diagnosed with life threatening or critical illnesses such as cancer, HIV/AIDS, sickle cell, hemophilia, renal disorders, and immunologic diseases and provide healing arts and wellness programs to adults touched by cancer and to chronically ill children and their caregivers.