SOURCE: Go4theGoal


October 22, 2014 09:00 ET

3rd Annual Capital Grille Golf Outing in Paramus, NJ Raises $40,000 to Support Renovation of Play Room at Hackensack University Medical Center

CHERRY HILL, NJ--(Marketwired - October 22, 2014) - Monday, September 8th marked the 3rd Capital Grille Golf Outing to benefit Go4theGoal Pediatric Cancer Foundation. Over 100 people enjoyed a beautiful day at Hackensack Golf Club in Oradell, NJ followed by dinner at the Paramus Capital Grille.

"Today we remember and celebrate the lives of the children we have lost to Pediatric Cancer and raise funds to help children who are recently diagnosed or are currently in treatment," said John Buffa, Go4theGoal team member and father of Blake Buffa, who is three and a half years cancer free. "We would like to thank everyone who participated for their overwhelming generosity and support."

The event, sponsored by Benzel Busch Motor Car Corp., Hekemian & Co., Inc, Posillico, Morgan Stanley, Cantone Press, and The Capital Grille, raised funds for renovation of the Child's Playroom at the Pediatric Outpatient ward at Hackensack University Medical Center. Go4theGoal is grateful to all our generous attendees that came out to support local children battling cancer.

About Go4theGoal Foundation:

Go4theGoal Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit charitable organization founded in 2006 by Dr. Richard and Beth Stefanacci, soon after their oldest child was diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. 2012 and 2013 were very exciting years at Go4theGoal Foundation, whose two national campaigns, National Dress 4 Pediatric Cancer Day® and Lace Up 4 Pediatric Cancer®, gave hundreds of schools, businesses and sports teams an opportunity to raise awareness and much needed support for patients in their communities and earned Go4theGoal the honor of "Top Rated Non-Profit of 2012, 2013, & 2014" by Great Nonprofits. Go4theGoal provides children undergoing cancer treatment and their families with financial assistance, runs fun hospital-based programs, grants special wishes and supplies state-of-the-art electronic products to children and pediatric oncology units in over 80 hospitals across the country. Since 2007, G4G has funded nearly $1,000,000.00 in innovative pediatric cancer research.

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