10th Annual Cancer Research Breakfast
On October 5th, 2014 the Auxiliary Unit 379 hosted their 10th Annual Cancer Breakfast at the Legion Post at 1245 N. Industrial Blvd. Bedford, Texas.
Unit 379 President, Kathy Bigley along with Chairwoman Darla Scholl and numerous volunteers put on another great event in support of Cancer Research. They started the event at 10 am on Sunday the 5th ,with serving Pancakes and trimmings and all the proceeds going to this event. Weeks prior to the event the ladies were collecting items and gift cards all leading up to the event day, they had a total of 158 items that were donated or made up for a silent auction, this year they had a lot of great items for the auction. At 1:26 pm they had their balloon release outside in the parking lot for the memory of those who has and who are survivors of this disease. With the sale of breakfast and the auction items along with many donations and a 50/50 raffle the unit manage to raise over 10K revenue.
In attendance from the 12th District are Michelle Patterson she is the Sgt @ Arms and from Unit 297 in Benbrook, Dollie Norton she is Vice President and from Unit 838 in Fort Worth, Tina Hill is the President and from unit 626 in Fort Worth and Laveta Marshall she is the Chaplain and from Unit 379 in Bedford.