Moving and storage company donates 1,000 bottles of water for cancer
WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to raise awareness of breast cancer in the U.S., 1-800-PACK-RAT donated over 1,000 bottles of water and a storage unit during the Annual Walk for Hope to Cure Breast Cancer on Oct. 7.
The event, in which participants could select a 2K or 5K walk or run, took place at the grounds of Cabin John Regional Park, near Washington, D.C. More than 1,000 individuals participated and raised $180,000.
"We're honored to be a part of this important cause," said Bob Poirier, President and CEO of 1-800-PACK-RAT. "By participating in the Walk for Hope, our goal is to inspire individuals living with cancer. The medical community has made much advancement in the area of cancer treatment, but we still have much to accomplish."
Located just northeast of Los Angeles in Duarte, California, some of the world's most knowledgeable physicians, researchers, scientists and health care professionals join forces to treat cancer at City of Hope. These distinguished experts provide state-of-the-art patient care and also conduct leading-edge research.
About 1-800-PACK-RAT, LLC:
1-800-PACK-RAT, originally founded as a regional portable mini-storage business has grown to become a leader in the emerging portable storage and moving industry. With over 30 company-owned and franchise-owned locations that serve the needs of both residential and business customers, 1-800-PACK-RAT is the simplest way to store and move your stuff. For additional information about 1-800-PACK-RAT and for franchise opportunities please visit http://www.1800packrat.com.
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