San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014
An anticipated 1,000 health conscious San Diegans will unite on September 27 at Mission Bay to walk or stand up paddle in support of City of Hope, one of the nation’s leading centers for cancer treatment and research. Jerome's is thrilled to be a sponsor of the Together 4 Hope wellness event again this year. The entire Jerome's Family has a strong connection to City of Hope and the company has been a supporter since 2001.
Namesake and chairman, Jerry Navarra says, “Every family in our community is affected by this horrible disease in one way or another. We are proud to be involved, and encourage everyone to come fight the fight with us at Mission Bay.”
This family focused event features a scenic bay front 5K walk, kids activities and a lively wellness marketplace with over 30 vendors. This is the perfect opportunity for the entire family to learn, enjoy demonstrations, Stand Up Paddle, indulge in healthy samples and fundraise for cancer research. Cancer survivors will be honored at the event.
The Jerome’s Furniture Walk Team encourages the community to round up their family, friends and co-workers as we unite together to support City of Hope’s mission to find a cure for ALL types of cancer. Let’s transform the future of health one step at a time.
Media is invited to film and photograph this spectacular event. Contact anixon(at)coh(dot)org.
Together 4 Hope Details:
Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
5K Walk: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
SUP: 8:30 am; 10:00 am
Location: 3000 North Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, 92110
Registration Fee: Advance Registration: $35; Youth $25
About City of Hope:
City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, the highest honor bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, City of Hope's research and treatment protocols advance care throughout the nation. City of Hope is located in Duarte, Calif., just northeast of Los Angeles, and is ranked as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” in cancer and urology by U.S. News & World Report.
Founded in 1954, Jerome’s Furniture is a family owned and operated business headquartered in San Diego, California with 9 showrooms and 8 clearance centers located across Southern California. Jerome’s currently employs in excess of 570 people. Regarded fondly by generations of families, Jerome’s is known as the best furniture retailer for value (“Jerry’s Price") and a wide selection of products. Customers know they can count on Jerome’s. Services such as same day delivery, interior design services, and financing all work together to make the process of turning a house into a home an easy one. More information can be found by visiting http://www.jeromes.com