Tag Archives: Donation



Long-time Altrusa member Karen Marquardt is the recipient of the 2014 Making a Difference Award from the Rochester Education Foundation. She is being recognized for her work as a liaison to the City Schools for the Club in their efforts to promote literacy by donating more than 6000 books to Continue reading →


Kidney Walkers Raise Thousands to Combat Kidney Disease

More than 500 people took up the fight against kidney disease by participating in the National Kidney Foundation’s Rochester Kidney Walk on Sunday, October 5, 2014. The event, held at Frontier Field, raised more than $55,000 to help fund the NKF’s awareness, prevention and treatment programs. Walkers also helped get Continue reading →


Suburban Propane partners with the American Red Cross in the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign to help save lives

During October, Suburban Propane is joining the American Red Cross to raise awareness of the constant need for blood and platelet donations with the first nationwide “Fuel Your Community” campaign. All presenting blood and platelet donors at Red Cross blood drives and donation centers during October will be eligible to Continue reading →