Tag: American Cancer Society

From left are Rich Records of Agri-Turf Distributing, Aaron Rhoderick of Tri-West Ltd., Kristen Thompson of the American Cancer Society, Allen Gage of Tri-West Ltd., and Lon Records of Agri-Turf Distributing. PHOTO: AGRI-TURF DISTRIBUTORS

Agri-Turf raises $75K for cancer research

August 16, 2019 By
Santa Fe Springs, Calif.-based Agri-Turf Distributing raised $75,000 for the American Cancer Society at its fifth annual charity golf tournament. Read more»
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Johnson Pest Control launches Cancer Bugs Us campaign

April 19, 2016 By
It was Feb. 16, 2005, when Donna Coker joined Johnson Pest Control. She didn’t really want to go into management, but with 20-plus years experience working in Florida at a large insurance company, and having managed more than 75 employees,... Read more»
Many at Dodson Pest Control support Relay for Life each year.

Giving Back: A History of Philanthropy

November 24, 2015 By
Dodson Pest Control has been giving back to the central Virginia area for decades. During his nearly 40 years at the helm of Lynchburg, Va.-based Dodson Pest Control, which was started by his father and uncle in 1944, Bert Dodson... Read more»
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Let’s Make Cancer Obsolete

October 7, 2015 By
Recently, I was asked a question I had never considered: If I could live in any historical age, which would I choose and why? After debating whether I could do without access to the Internet and all the instantaneous information... Read more»
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McCloud Services ‘goes pink’ for cancer awareness

September 25, 2015 By
McCloud Services, a regional company based in South Elgin, Ill., is encouraging all 165 associates to join the fight in finding a cure for breast cancer during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. During the month of October, service... Read more»
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Still in the Game: Cancer Survivor Stories

October 17, 2014 By
Cancer touches everyone in one way or another — at home and work. Half of all men and one-third of all women will develop cancer in their lifetimes, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). Who hasn’t lost family members,... Read more»

Finding Hope When It’s Hiding: Battling Cancer

July 11, 2014 By
My best friend in high school taught me about hope, love and how to deal with the hand you’re dealt. Not many stories of hope begin with a death, but stay with me. This is important. At the beginning of... Read more»

Pest control for a cure

October 9, 2013 By
After cancer touches her life and the lives of her employees, Sheri Spencer Bachman makes giving back part of Spencer Pest Services’ company culture. Dan Jacobs Contributor The doctor’s words were ones no family ever wants to hear. “My father,... Read more»
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A company that gives together …

August 10, 2013 By
Connor’s Pest Protection makes charitable giving a family tradition. For Connor’s Pest Protection, business is a family affair. The family-owned enterprise traces its roots back 70 years. For that entire time, the family has made it part of its mission... Read more»
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