Rob Jackson (right), ATAC Founder and Chair, presents a $1,000.00 check to Amanda Blake of the OSU James Cancer Center Foundation.
ATAC Makes 2018 Disbursements; Achieves $10,000.00 Milestone
Lancaster: The Alliance for the Total Annihilation of Cancer (ATAC) has announced the organization’s 2018 disbursements. Two Lancaster families each received $1,200.00 to assist in their family member’s fight against cancer and $1,000.00 was disbursed to the OSU James Cancer Center, Prostate Cancer Research Program.
In 2016 and 2017, ATAC disbursed funds to several local families, as well as Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Fairfield Medical Center and the Lancaster/Fairfield County Chapter of the Us Too! prostate cancer support group. The three-year total has resulted in ATAC reaching the $10,000.00 milestone of funds disbursed to local families and cancer programs.
ATAC holds fundraisers each year culminating in 100% of all funds raised being disbursed to families in need and existing cancer programs. The 2019 effort already has a great start after receiving a $1,000.00 donation from the Gannett Foundation through the Lancaster Eagle-Gazette.
For more information, visit www.ATACOhio.org, or go to our FaceBook page.
The Alliance for the Total Annihilation of Cancer (ATAC) recently gave out their 2017 disbursements. ATAC is a local non-profit and 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to fighting cancer through financial support for treatment, research and education. Each year, ATAC holds a variety of fundraisers in central Ohio culminating in annual disbursements giving out 100% of all funds raised.
For 2017, ATAC gave $1,200.00 to the Fairfield Medical Center Foundation for the FMC Cancer Center and Oncology Program, $1,200.00 to a Licking County family battling cancer, $1,200.00 to a Fairfield County family battling cancer and $200.00 to the Fairfield County Chapter of US TOO, a prostate cancer support group.
ATAC has a variety of fundraisers planned for 2018, including our annual events such as the February bowling event, Spring wine tasting, Summer Mustang car show and Fall euchre tournament. Information is posted as they are scheduled on our website, www.ATACOhio.org. If you would like to host an event or donate to ATAC in 2018, please e-mail ATACOhio@gmail.com.
Dean Redd, ATAC, presents a $200.00 check to Dr. Bill Stephens at the US TOO Christmas Party on December 11, 2017. US TOO is a local prostate cancer support group.
ATAC representatives present a $1,200.00 check to representatives from the Fairfield Medical Center Foundation and Fairfield Medical Center Cancer Center staff.
Nathan Hale, ATAC Trustee, congratulates Gary & Donna Hiles and Kathy Hammond, winners of the 2017 ATAC Euchre Tournament.
Bobby Dawes from Bob-Boyd Ford presents Lorie Lauzon, ATAC Treasurer, with a $200.00 check. Bob-Boyd not only hosted the 2017 ATAC Mustang Round-Up, but also donated door prizes, concession items and $100.00 for every car sale made the day of the event
Thanks to all who attended and supported the ATAC Spring Wine Tasting and Art Auction. The event raised $938.10...A huge success!
ATAC members present a $1,400.00 check to the Hartmann Family to help as they face the challenge of fighting their 3-year-old daughters leukemia battle. The Hartmanns and their extended family are pictured with ATAC board members on 12/28/16.