Scare Away Cancer donates $15,000 to the Inner Beauty Salon at the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center. The money will be used for charitable care for patients who may not otherwise be able to afford the service.
"Inner Beauty is a program that is near and dear to our hearts," said Paula Ebert of Scare Away Cancer. "The service and the amount of compassionate care that Lori Fuchs and her team provide patients is inspiring."
This donation is the third year in a row Scare Away Cancer has assisted Inner Beauty with charitable care, now totaling $42,000 in products and services. Inner Beauty is a salon for cancer patients and provides the following
"This support ensures that every cancer survivor can feel as beautiful on the outside as they do on the inside. Battling cancer can be frightening. Scare Away Cancer is bringing smiles to patients who want to feel like themselves again," said RyAnne Elsesser of the Methodist Hospital Foundation.
Last year 100% of Scare Away Cancer's donation was able to help 95 patients who utilized Inner Beauty's services. "From skincare to wigs to post-mastectomy bras, Scare Away Cancer is making sure cancer patients have what they need to survive and thrive," added Elsesser.
The money donated to Inner Beauty helps fulfill Scare Away Cancer's mission of directly helping has many patients and families going through a cancer journey.
"We are proud to say we donated $90,400 in 2018. 100% of that went directly to patients and or families that needed assistance with everyday life," said Ebert. "This would not be possible without the generosity of our sponsors and individuals who unselfishly give and believe in our mission."
Scare Away Cancer is 501(c)3 nonprofit organization run by community volunteers and employees of MCL Construction. Entering its ninth year, Scare Away Cancer has raised over $800,000 for patients and programs in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa.
Rocket Car Wash is celebrating the grand opening of its newest location at 8007 South 84 Street in La Vista. On Saturday, August 4, Rocket Car Wash will donate 50% of every Rocket Wash purchased to Scare Away Cancer.
Rocket Car Wash opens at 8:00 AM and closes at 8:00 PM and will have lots of food and prizes for the celebration. The first 100 customers through the wash will receive a FREE smoothie from The Smoothie Truck!! Starting at 11:00 AM, Hog Wild Pit Bar-B-Q will be there passing out FREE sliders!! The University of Nebraska at Omaha Cheer Team will be on hand as will Inphase Car Audio!!
At 8:00 PM, Rocket Car Wash will select one winner for each of the following: $100 gift card to Legends Aksarben; $100 gift card to 88 Tactical Group; $100 gift card to Aksarben Cinema; FREE carwashes for a year; FREE carwashes for LIFE; and, $1,000 CASH!!
There are three ways to get registered for the prizes, they are:
1. Sign up for an Unlimited Membership (current members automatically entered)
2. Like the page Rocket Carwash
3. Check-in and tag a friend
Scare Away Cancer is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to help families who need support as they fight cancer. The Scare Away Cancer Haunted Halloween fundraiser is coming up on October 27, 2018, at Anthony's Steakhouse in Omaha.
Scare Away Cancer's Boo Brew 5 at Infusion Brewing Company was a huge success.
An estimated 200 people attended the laid-back social gathering and helped Scare Away Cancer raise close to $5,000. The event was held at Infusion Brewing Company for the second consecutive year and featured four premium craft beers by Infusion. Attendees enjoyed the beer garden atmosphere, music, games, prizes, and food from the Chicago Dawg House.
Scare Away Cancer's summer fun is just getting started! Our friends at A United Automatic Doors and Glass will hold its Annual Golf Classic in August and will benefit Scare Away Cancer. A foursome at the event is just $500, and there are sponsorships available. The A United Automatic Doors and Glass Golf Classic is August 6, 2018, at The Players Club at Deer Creek golf course. CLICK HERE to register and for more information.
Scare Away Cancer is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization operated by the employees of MCL Construction. Its mission is to provide financial assistance to patients and families who need extra help while on their cancer journey.
Scare Away Cancer started in 2011 and has raised close to $700,000. If you know of someone who needs financial assistance, let us know by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or CLICK HERE for a gift application.
Drink beer, fight cancer. We've been doing it for five years now and Boo Brew 5 promises to be the biggest and best Boo Brew yet!
Join us on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at the Infusion Brewing Company Tap Room located at 6217 South 118th Street. We are partnering with Infusion Brewing Company for the second straight year for our summer fundraiser where you can choose between four locally brewed craft beers from Infusion Brewing Company. Best of all -- you will be drinking right where the beer was made!
It costs just $10 to get in and that includes your first drink and a souvenir cup. Refills are only five bucks and all the proceeds go to Scare Away Cancer. You can sit inside at the tap room bar or join us outside at our covered beer garden. Music, games, prizes, even a food truck will be on hand just in case you get hungry.
Scare Away Cancer started in 2011 and our mission is quite simple. We give money to patients and families who are fighting cancer to help make ends meet. Also, we support programs which provide charitable care to patients and help improve the lives of people battling cancer.
We have raised close to $700,000 in seven years; we are an all-volunteer organization which means the money you donate goes directly to patients.
You can donate to Scare Away Cancer on our website and make sure to join us for the biggest and best Halloween party on October 27th at Anthony's Steakhouse.
Scare Away Cancer is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Omaha, Nebraska. Questions and inquiries should be directed to email@example.com.
Scare Away Cancer, a nonprofit organization run by volunteers from MCL Construction and others in the Omaha, Nebraska, community, donate $15,000 to the Inner Beauty Program at the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center. 100% of the money will be used for charitable care for patients who otherwise could not afford products and services.
"Our relationship with Scare Away Cancer goes back several years," said Lori Fuchs who directs the Inner Beauty program. "Scare Away Cancer raised money to help with the construction of our new space and now the generosity extends directly to those who need it most."
A year ago, Scare Away Cancer made a similar donation to Inner Beauty and the impact was tremendous; 86 patients received assistance from the grant. Services provided included skin care, scalp care, wigs, hats/scarves, prosthesis, mastectomy garments and more. Patients do not have to be receiving treatment at Methodist Health System to utilize the Inner Beauty Salon services.
"We want to help as many people fighting cancer as we can," said Tony Fucinaro of Scare Away Cancer and Senior Vice President at MCL Construction. "Lori and her team are real caregivers and have a significant impact on so many lives."
The Inner Beauty Salon is located inside the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center. It is a warm, intimate, beautifully appointed setting where cancer survivors can experience personalized salon services and image consultations.
Scare Away Cancer is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization has raised close to $700,000 in seven years to provide direct financial assistance to patients and families fighting cancer. Scare Away Cancer also supports local health care programs that provide treatment and support to patients.
If you know of a patient or a family that is going through a cancer journey and needs assistance, fill out this grant application or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scare Away Cancer's Boo Brew 4 at Infusion Brewing Company was the biggest one yet! This is regarding attendance and money raised. 247 people attended the July 13th event which raised $5,200 for Scare Away Cancer. 100% of the money raised goes directly to cancer patients, families, and programs.
"I am amazed at how this event has grown," said Paula Ebert from Scare Away Cancer. "People believe in our mission and want to help any way they can."
This year's event was the first at Infusion Brewing and Tap Room. Four locally brewed craft beers by Infusion Brewing provided everyone with plenty of hops.
"Infusion Brewing hit it out of the park," added Scare Away Cancer's Tony Fucinaro. "The outside beer garden tent was a huge success and the weather was very cooperative."
Boo Brew is an event designed to be laid back and raise awareness of Scare Away Cancer, its mission, and where the money raised goes to throughout the year.
Scare Away Cancer will hold its 7th Annual Haunted Halloween event October 28, 2017, at Anthony's Steakhouse.
The line-up of beers for Boo Brew 4 is set. When you join us for this fun event on Thursday, July 13, at the Infusion Brewing Tap Room on 6271 South 118th Street in Omaha, we will have these four brews on tap from 4pm-7pm.
If you missed our video taste test of each beer, you can check them out on ourFacebook page.
Below you will find a description of each of the four beers and what to expect as far as taste when you down a pint or two. We hope you try all four, but remember to drink responsibly.
Scare Away Cancer is set to host its 4th Annual Boo Brew! “Drink Beer, Fight Cancer” is the motto of this event that will take place Thursday, July 13, at the Infusion Brewing Company Taproom, 6271 S 118 Street, from 4:00pm until 7:00pm.
"Every year this event gets bigger and better. It's no secret that we like to have fun," said Tony Fucinaro. "We have a new venue and a new local brewery which means new beer to try." The Infusion Brewing Taproom is located at 6271 S. 118 Street in Omaha and is famous for its Vanilla Bean Blonde. Boo Brew will feature four different craft beers to drink. Ten dollars will get you a collector’s pint glass and your first draft with refills at just five bucks. The Chicago Dawg House will have its food truck on location to serve bratwurst, hotdogs, hamburgers, and more.
"Scare Away Cancer is helping more patients and families than ever before," added Fucinaro. "This event is an excellent way to introduce our mission to people and start the countdown to our big party in October." Helping out at Boo Brew 4 are employees from Lincoln Financial Group. This is the second straight year they have volunteered time to help make the event the success that it is.
In six years, Scare Away Cancer has raised close to $600,000 for patients and families who are fighting cancer.
Can't make it to Boo Brew? No worries...you can donate by clicking here. Tickets will be available at the door and all major credit cards are accepted. If you need more information about Boo Brew 4, email us email@example.com.
Top 40 dance band MoSynth will provide entertainment at the 2017 Scare Away Cancer Event. MoSynth takes today’s hits and infuses them with a high dose of stage power. State-of-the-art audio and visual technology make their show something unique and exhilarating.
"We are so excited to have MoSynth perform at this year's event," said Scare Away Cancer's Tony Fucinaro. "We like to think we throw the best Halloween party in Omaha and I know MoSynth likes to party and will be in full costume like all of our attendees."
Manuel de la Torre, the manager for MoSynth, says the band likes to play and party at Halloween events. "You will hear a great variety from current hits to songs that take you back all the way to the '70s. Rock, Pop, Disco, Country, Hip-Hop, and more! Our show is fresh and unique and combined with Halloween, it will be a night you won't forget! We're ready and excited for this and October 28th can't come soon enough!"
In six years, Scare Away Cancer, its sponsors, and its attendees have raised over $500,000 for cancer patients and programs in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa.
The 2017 Scare Away Cancer Bash is October 28, 2017, at Anthony's Restaurant in Omaha. Tables sell out fast so make sure to reserve yours now! Also, Scare Away Cancer supports patients and families all year long. Please consider a donation to help us continue our mission.
Scare Away Cancer is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization operated by volunteer employees from MCL Construction. If you know a patient or family that needs assistance of any kind, please fill out ourgift application found on our website, scareawaycancer.org.
For all other questions regarding Scare Away Cancer and ways you can help or be involved, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.