It is through the support of donors like the Patrick Dockry Foundation that we are able to fulfill the wish of John Wayne - to use his name to help the doctors fight cancer.
Oceanside, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2015
Patrick Dockry and the Patrick Dockry Health Beauty & Life Foundation are pleased to announce successful fundraising efforts for John Wayne Cancer Foundation for their Gritty Up 2015 campaign.
The Gritty Up event was a three-hour spin session that took place at GRIT Cycle in Costa Mesa, California on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Sabrina Pfest, a representative of the Patrick Dockry Health Beauty & Life Foundation, participated in the event and helped raise $13,580.00 in sponsorship including a $2,000.00 donation directly from the Patrick Dockry Foundation.
Upon receiving the donation, President of John Wayne Cancer Foundation Catherine A. Brown stated, “It is through the support of donors like the Patrick Dockry Foundation that we are able to fulfill the wish of John Wayne - to use his name to help the doctors fight cancer. Our sincerest appreciation for their commitment to the fight against cancer.”
Through a host of fundraising events like Gritty Up, John Wayne Cancer Foundation provides funding for the John Wayne Cancer Institute (JWCI) in Santa Monica, California, as well as other organizations around the country that work in either research or patient support.
About John Wayne Cancer Foundation
Founded in 1985, the John Wayne Cancer Foundation was created in honor of John Wayne after his family promised to use his name to continue his fight against cancer. The John Wayne Cancer Foundation’s mission is to bring courage, strength and grit to the fight against cancer. The foundation funds novel and innovative programs that improve cancer patient outcomes and save lives through research, education, awareness, and support. Fight cancer with GRIT at http://www.johnwayne.org.
About Patrick Dockry
In addition to heading up the Patrick Dockry Health Beauty & Life Foundation, Patrick Dockry is president and co-founder of Ultimate Salon Professionals, the parent company for ENJOY Professional Hair Care, Skinjoy Skin Care, hbl Hair Care, and Health Beauty Life Media.
About Patrick Dockry Health Beauty & Life Foundation
Patrick Dockry Health Beauty & Life Foundation supports worthy causes by donating a portion of the proceeds from every sale of hbl Hair Care. For more information please visit patrickdockyfoundation.org.