Meet 2016 Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser Winner - American Red Cross of the Pocono Mountains

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Meet 2016 Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser Winner - American Red Cross of the Pocono Mountains

Sanofi Pasteur and American Red Cross representatives at the 2016 Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser.

Sanofi Pasteur and American Red Cross representatives at the 2016 Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 3:35pm

CAMPAIGN: Sanofi Pasteur

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Since its inception in 2004, the Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser has grown to be the largest single fundraiser event in Monroe County, giving back more than $2 million to the community.  More than 480 community enthusiasts attended this year’s event, titled “Keeping It Close to Home.” Event founder, Diamond Sponsor and host Sanofi Pasteur once again covered all event costs. As a result, 100 percent of ticket sales and sponsorships directly benefitted the non-profit recipients.

To learn more about one of this year’s recipients, American Red Cross of the Pocono Mountains, click on the following link to view media coverage from WBRE-TV/WYOU-TV/Eyewitness News: http://www.pahomepage.com/news/fundraiser-helps-fire-victims

To learm more about the Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser, click here: http://3blmedia.com/News/2016-Pocono-Mountains-Community-Fundraiser

Through the funds provided, The Red Cross will continue its Home Fire Campaign, which aims to reduce fire-related injuries and deaths in Monroe County homes. The Red Cross will also continue its Pillowcase Project, which teaches local children emergency preparedness and stress-coping skills. 

The American Red Cross of the Pocono Mountains website is:  http://www.redcross.org/local/pennsylvania/eastern-pennsylvania/find-your-local-chapter/poconos

 

Keywords: Social Impact & Volunteering | Corporate Social Responsibility | Monroe County | Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Pocono Mountains | Red Cross | Sanofi | Sanofi Pasteur | WBRE-TV | WYOU-TV | community fundraiser

CAMPAIGN: Sanofi Pasteur

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