August 31, 2015 at Buffalo’s Outer Harbor and Buffalo Harbor Marina in Buffalo.
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Gather with us at the Outer Harbour as we stand together as a community to SHINE GOLD for our WNY Pediatric cancer families!
This is a free event to & open to all.
We have a full evening planned:
Play 360 Activities
Food Trucks: (If you would like to purchase your dinner)
Let’s Be Frank
Cookies & water will be provided
Event begins at 5pm.
All Families affected by childhood cancer are invited to write their child’s name on a GOLD RIBBON that we will display during the event in Honor of their children fighting cancer, their children who have survived cancer & in memory of the children we lost to cancer.
At 7pm Erie County & The City of Buffalo will be holding a Press Conference at the Outer Harbor to Proclaim September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Congressman Higgins who has been a big supporter of the need for more funding for research in Pediatric cancer will also be present.
Following Press Conference we will have a Balloon Release in honor of the Determination, the Fight & the HOPE we share to save ALL kids with cancer!
Many organizations will have a informational tables set up.
United We Stand to fight Childhood Cancer
Camp Good Days
Melina’s White Light
Bryan M. Lawrence Foundation
Matthew Foster Foundation
Women’s & Children’s Hospital
Family of Anna Rose Leavoy
Make a Wish
C4 Foundaton & more!
So Please join us to ‘Shine Gold’ for our kids fighting cancer!
Updates will be posted on this event page as we get closer to the event date!!