Fairfield County’s “Warriors for a Cure” Lead Nation in Fundraising for Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride. for Pediatric Cancer

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LogicSource and Inspira Marketing Group to present $10,000 checks to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation at O’Neill’s in Norwalk

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We know there’s a cure out there, and thanks in part to our dedicated team members and all those who logged mile after mile and donated their time and money to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, we’re going to find it. ~ Jeff Snyder

Today, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling will join Norwalk-based LogicSource and Inspira Marketing Group to celebrate as the businesses present $10,000 checks to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) in support of Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride. for pediatric cancer research and awareness. For the second consecutive year the LogicSource-Inspira team “Warriors for a Cure” clinched the national fundraising title, raising $65,000 in 2014.

Each company pledged matching donations up to $10,000 and will present oversized, ceremonial checks to ALSF at O’Neill’s Pub & Restaurant in South Norwalk at 5:00 p.m. Warriors for a Cure logged more than 16,000 miles during Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride., which spanned the month of September, National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Who:     Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling; Inspira Marketing Group Founder and ALSF board member Jeff Snyder; LogicSource CEO David Pennino

What:     Warriors for a Cure Matching Donation Celebration

Where: O’Neill’s Pub & Restaurant, 93 N. Main St, Norwalk, CT 06854

When:     Today, Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 5:00 p.m.

“LogicSource and Inspira Marketing Group exemplify the civic spirit of our vibrant local business community in supporting Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and pediatric cancer research. Warriors for a Cure and companies like LogicSource and Inspira Marketing Group are part of what makes Norwalk strong,” said Mayor Harry Rilling.

“Seeing the community come together to support such a critical cause is truly inspiring,” said team leader Jeff Snyder, an ALSF board member and the founder and Chief Inspiration Officer at Inspira Marketing Group, whose daughter has battled cancer from an early age. “We know there’s a cure out there, and thanks in part to our dedicated team members and all those who logged mile after mile and donated their time and money to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, we’re going to find it.”

“I’m incredibly proud to say that we’re the top fundraising team in the country for the second year in a row,” said LogicSource CEO David Pennino. “Every one of the 16,000 miles we logged as a team this year brings us closer to finding a cure for pediatric cancer. I’ve never been more excited to write a check.”

This year, participants from across the country logged nearly 900,000 miles in support of the 2014 Alex’s Million Mile – Run. Walk. Ride.

About LogicSource
LogicSource is a leading sourcing and procurement firm that combines strategy, execution, and automation to consistently deliver value and savings to clients. Headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, the rapidly growing company is owned by Bain Capital. For more information, visit http://www.logicsource.com.

About Inspira Marketing Group
Headquartered in Norwalk, CT, Inspira is an independent agency specializing in delivering unique, audience-centric marketing campaigns and strategies for a broad range of clients in all categories, including Microsoft, Jim Beam, General Mills, and Pfizer.

About Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 charity dedicated to eradicating childhood cancer.

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