Thank you to everyone who donated!
Thank you to everyone who donated!
We are a group of friends and family in upstate New York who are working towards a common goal of giving hope to cancer patients across the country. All team members have been directly impacted by this insidious disease. Each team member is working to collect their own donations, which all go towards our amazing cause.
Lauren is an owner at The Murray Group. She lost her mother, Nancy, to breast cancer in 2009. She is motivated to raise $50,000 and get a research grant in Nancy's name.
Eric formerly owned Effective Coverage. He lost staff member Russ Bellamy to cancer in 2020 and his Uncle Steve Hawkins to esophogeal cancer months apart.
Larry and Nicole Treen of Relay Integrated Logistics and Solutions lost a family member to leukemia. They hold an annual event to specifically fund LLS.
Traci's mother passed from cancer in 2019 at a very young age, leaving a huge hole in her family. Traci is raising money so other families don't have to go thru the same.
Kristen's mother died from cancer when Kristen was young. Ever since then, Kristen has become active in different charitable organizations that benefit cancer patients.
Zac, owner of Albany based Cresa, lost his mother to leukemia when he was very young. He is motivated to stay active in the LLS community and contribute in any way he can.
Jim, owner of The Murray Group, has lost both his son Ryan and wife Nancy to cancer. These tragic losses are motivating him to help this team raise thousands of dollars.
Ryan, owner of Rogue Risk, has lost two family members to cancer in the past 11 years. He will raise money as well as help produce content for social media for the campaign.
Gina Tronco is herself a cancer survivor and her family lost a young man to leukemia. The family is very motivated to help find a cure for cancer.
The Harding family is very active with many charities. As good friends of mine who saw the devastation when Ryan died, they want to support our cause to find a cure.
The Chenots, cousins to The Murrays, are excited to support the efforts to honor the lives of their family members Ryan Murray, Nancy Murray & Steve Hawkins.
Rachel is a well known family photographer in the Capital District. She is also Bridget's cousin who has been tremendously impacted by the passing for three family members from cancer. We are honored to have Rachel as a member of our team!
Laura is a long time family friend whose own family has been impacted by blood cancer. She and her family are motivated to bring hope to blood cancer survivors and those currently battling blood cancer.
Anna is the marketing director for Gnome Serum and a long time friend. She is excited to help raise funds for LLS and support our cause to bring hope to cancer patients across the country.
Carley and Erica were like sisters to Ryan after having grown up as best family friends. The St. Lucia family has been by our sides thru the loss of Nancy and Ryan. They are very motivated to help find a cure for cancer.
Shane was a life long friend of Ryan's and played basketball with him at Union College. He's now the owner of Venture Realty Partners out of Troy. Shane is looking forward to honoring Ryan by raising funds for the campaign.
Jill and Kevin are excited to support Give Hope 2021. Jill's family has been impacted by cancer on more than one occasion, and she is looking forward to a day when there is a cure for all types of cancer.