First Annual Pig Out for Pediatric Cancer

DELAFIELD, WIGold In September (G9) is pleased to announce that they are partnering with the Manitowoc, Wisconsin based, Jacob Andrews Foundation, as the direct beneficiary of funds raised at the first annual Pig Out for Pediatric Cancer event.

The family friendly event is open to the public, and will be held on Saturday, June 29 from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm at the Manitowoc County Expo Grounds. The “Pig Out” theme celebrates the Jacob Andrews Foundation’s Partnership with Team Fitzgerald, a father/son bowhunting team best known as the producers of the television show “Team Fitzgerald Keeping It Real!”, which can be seen on My Outdoor TV and the Sportsman Channel.

In addition to photo opportunities, Team Fitzgerald (Dan and Guy Fitzgerald) is generously donating a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join them on a televised 3-day wild boar hunt for two at a Tennessee game farm.

“We are honored to be partnering with The Jacob Andrew’s Foundation for this fun family event,” notes Sarah Bartosz, President of Gold in September. “They are a strong supporter of pediatric cancer research, and it is a privilege to be the beneficiary of their fundraising efforts for Pig Out for Pediatric Cancer,” she adds.

The event features a delicious meal, as well as a variety of activities including an archery competition, pony rides, carnival games, a bounce house and auction items. Admission is $20/ adult, $10/children ages 5-17, with children under 5 free.  Tickets can be purchased online as well at the door on the day of the event. Donations are also being accepted online as well as the day of the event.

About Gold In September (G9) G9 is a childhood cancer non-profit dedicated to growing awareness, inspiring action, and funding childhood cancer research. G9 directly funds Early Phase Trials, bringing the newest, most promising treatments to kids faster. Utilizing a noble model of turning the world gold to raise awareness and meet the mission, G9 directly benefits the entire childhood cancer community with gold alliance, resulting in increased funding and support for every child, everywhere. For more information about Gold In September® visit goldinseptember.org.

About the Jacob Andrews Foundation The Jacob Andrew Foundation (JAF) had made an impact by partnering with researchers, physicians, and scientists who align with their mission and vision of a cancer-free world for all children. Funding raised through their organization helps support research projects and clinical trials that lead to improved treatments to children with neuroblastoma and other solid tumor cancers.

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