Haynes Foundation supports American Cancer Society – Ride for a cure
On Sunday, July 8th, 2012, the Haynes Foundation Inc. participated in the 40th Annual American Cancer Society (ACS) Bike-a-thon in efforts to raise $1 Million to fight cancer.
The annual bike-a-thon is ACS’s largest fundraising event. ACS is all about saving lives by helping people stay well, get well, find cures, & fight back.
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the ACS has 12 chartered Divisions, more than 900 local offices nationwide, and a presence in more than 5,100 communities.
The Haynes Foundation team comprised of Paul Haynes, Patrick Haynes, Jerry Laine, Greg Kupniewski, Dr. Stacy Haynes and Lindi von Mutius a cancer survivor.
The 66 mile ride began at the Ben Franklyn Bridge – Philadelphia, PA and ended at the Buena Vista Campgrounds – Buena, NJ (Atlantic County). The Haynes Foundation was excited about their part in fighting cancer and plans to make this an annual event.
Haynes Foundation Inc. is a New Jersey based nonprofit charity that promotes programmes which enhance the development of life skills through education, health and sports by providing the necessary resources and services to enhance the personal growth and development of disadvantaged children who might otherwise never realize their potential in both Guyana and the USA.