The Tyrone Varsity Cheerleaders and their booster club, Epworth Manor and the Tyrone Jr. High Football Players jointly made a donation of $2,057.25 to the Tyrone Hospital Foundation. Funds donated will be used to help pay for digital mammography technology for Tyrone Hospital and the Breast Cancer & Women’s Health Institute of Central Pennsylvania (BCWHI).
Donated funds were raised during a Pink Out event held at the Golden Eagles Sept 28th home football game. The event kicked off breast cancer awareness month.
The cheerleaders and their booster club contributed $1,580.75 raised by selling specially designed breast cancer awareness t-shirts, pink under eye patches and from pink themed door prize promotions. Epworth Manor contributed $350 raised via a dress down event and a walking taco sale. The Jr High Football team contributed $126.50 in personal donations.
PHOTO CAPTION: Pictured are representatives from the Tyrone Cheerleader’s Booster Club, Epworth Manor and Tyrone Hospital with a check in the amount $2,057.25 that was donated to the Tyrone Hospital Foundation to support the purchase of digital mammography technology for Tyrone Hospital and the Breast Cancer & Women’s Health Institute of Central Pennsylvania. Pictured left to right are: Crystal Bridges, representing Epworth Manor and Tyrone Cheerleader Boosters, Lannette Johnston, MS, Director of Outreach Programs at Tyrone Hospital and Dawnett Matley, Natalie Geisler and Robin Dickson of the Tyrone Cheerleader Boosters.