The second annual Strong4Sam Poker Night, held last Saturday, 1/28/17 was an overwhelming success, raising over $10,000 for pediatric cancer research. The strong support from all who attended made for a festive, entertaining and successful evening. Special thank you to Bill Rooney, Dean Mix and Jeff Taylor for planning the event, to Josh and Lori Gill for hosting the event, to the high school club members who helped with set up, clean up, parking and rides home, and to Big House BBQ for donating the delicious dinner. Mark your calendars for the Strong4Sam auction, October 13, 2017.
The Stinky Sneaker event, held at Skyline High School in a joint effort between the Skyline and Issaquah High School Strong4Sam clubs, was a fun, successful event raising $2500 for pediatric cancer research. Skyline's boys and girls basketball teams won the contests on the court but all teams can agree that the real success was making a dent in the fight against pediatric cancer. Thanks to our Sammamish and Issaquah community for the support of Strong4Sam.
The June 7th fundraising dinner hosted by Sip at the wine bar and restaurant was a great success, raising over $15,000 for Strong4Sam. These funds will go toward Strong4Sam’s pledge of $250,000 to support the research endeavors of Project Violet at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Organized and hosted by Lane and Jamie Scelzi, the evening featured an authentic and delicious Tuscan meal, flawlessly executed by Sip Executive Chef Emran Chowdrey and his staff. Service by the Sip wait staff was attentive and superb. The behind-the-scenes work of Kaitlynn Miller and Jessica Veksler from Ministro Management Group was crucial to...
Watch for this Make-A-Wish Commercial, starring our very own Sam Taylor, to hit your local TV stations soon. We are so proud of Sam for using his experience and perspective to make a difference in important causes. Way to go Sam and Make-A-Wish! https://youtu.be/hw05-3AirPY
Thank you Brownie Troop 43971 for supporting Strong4Sam in your upcoming garage sale. All Strong4Sam supporters and garage sale lovers are encouraged to stop by Sunday, June 5 in Beaver Lake Estates, 25736 SE 25th Way, Sammamish