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Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation Presents Outdoor Snowshoe Adventure

Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation welcomes you to attend their Outdoor Adventure at Tin Mountain Conservation Center on Saturday, March 4th from 9am to 1pm. Participants can enjoy a winter nature walk with the guidance of animal tracking and winter ecology enthusiasts, a Geocache adventure with experts on hand to assist newcomers to the hobby, and a kid’s treasure hunt in the Rockwell Sanctuary. For those who wish to explore on their own, this option is also available. The trails are ready and accessible for snowshoers of all ability levels.

jens-friendsRegistration for the event is from 9-10am, with events from 10-11:30am. Participants are welcome to meet at the Nature Learning Center at 11:30 for hot drinks and soup.

The cost to attend this event is donation-based, with 100% of the funds raised for Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation. These funds are given back to Mt. Washington Valley residents that are battling cancer. The money is raised in the Valley, and stays in the Valley!

Participants are asked to please dress for winter weather and to wear appropriate footwear with traction or snowshoes depending on the snow conditions. Please bring your own snowshoes, as there are only a limited number of snowshoes available for those who do not have them, on a first come first serve basis.

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About Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation

Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides supplemental financial assistance and other resources to cancer patients and their families in the Mount Washington Valley who are uninsured, under-insured, or financially challenged, allowing them to focus on battling cancer without worrying about the indirect financial burdens that often arise. Jen’s Friends is currently assisting over 70 families in the Mount Washington Valley in their fight against cancer.

For more information, contact Charlie Zaccaria by email at czaccaria@roadrunner.com or by phone at 603-986-1923. For more information about Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation, please visit their website at http://jensfriends.org/wordpress/.

 

Help Jen’s Friends with Their Flamingo Flocking Fundraiser

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Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation is launching a Flamingo  Flocking fundraiser on Feb. 16 through Feb 25.

100% of monies raised  go directly to patients and their families faced with financial  challenges in their fight against cancer.

Our Board is 100% volunteer. We assist with basic needs, ie.  food, gas, utilities, rent,  fuel. JFCF is currently assisting 64 families in the Valley.  This financial assistance  runs $13,000. to $14,000 per month.  If you  wish to be flocked , want to put the birds at someone else’s home or  business or make a donation call Ruthann @ 374-2434 or contact us @  flamingos@jensfriends.org.

To flock your own home or business  the suggested donation is $10, to have the flock removed $10 or to reflock someone else  $10. If one does not want to be flocked you can purchase insurance for $20.  Call me at  374-2434 if any questions. Thank you

“In the fight against cancer, you can never have too many friends.” Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, all volunteer organization – is dedicated to providing non-medical financial resources to underinsured and uninsured cancer patients in the greater Mt. Washington Valley area, including western Maine. Our services include, but are not limited to paying rent, mortgage, utility and grocery bills, covering travel expenses to and from chemo/radiation costs. To learn more about Jen’s Friends, make a donation, volunteer, or request an application for confidential assistance, contact the office at 603-356-5083 or visit the web site at http://www.jensfriends.org.