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Bay Area Colon Cancer Support Organization Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation Hosts Anniversary Dinner

Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) February 02, 2013

Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation, a non-profit colon cancer support organization in the Bay Area, is hosting a 10th anniversary dinner and auction in memory of Dylan Lawrence Cappel. The event will take place on March 2 at the Junipero Serra High School Gym, located at 451 W. 20th Ave. in San Mateo, from 5 to 10 p.m.

"This will be a night to remember, and we hope you will join us in fighting this disease by supporting colon cancer education and prevention,” Katie Christie of Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation said. “Please make your reservation to attend by Feb. 26.”

The evening will include live and silent auctions, a no-host bar and a casual dress code. Guests will also enjoy a surf and turf dinner with fresh crab, penne pasta and garlic bread; and a tri-tip steak, salad and dessert.

The 10th anniversary dinner and auction costs $65 per person, with tables of 12 available. Online reservations and/or colon cancer donations can be submitted at

Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation’s fundraising efforts are used to pay for colonoscopies for the uninsured and underinsured.

For more information about the dinner event or colon cancer prevention, call 650-692-3700, view the foundation on the Web at or visit the office at 1600 Trousdale Drive in Burlingame.

About Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation

Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation sponsors many events each year, such as the annual dinner auction held at Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo, the annual Prime Time Athletic Club's Spin for the Cure in Burlingame and the cancer walk/run/wheel event, to gather financial and moral support for patients and their families. Headed by a board of directors, Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation is funded entirely through colon cancer donations and contributions from individuals, corporations, and grants from public and private agencies. Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation fights colon cancer by providing colon cancer support, education and prevention.

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