OSWEGO, NY – Members of Oswego Firefighters IAFF Local #126 presented Carolyn Handville, coordinator of Oswego County Opportunities’ Cancer Services Program Partnership with a $3,500 check.
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The Oswego Firefighters raised the money by selling specially designed pink T-shirts in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The pink T-shirt sales exceeded the previous year by $1,000.
Firefighter Carl Emmons said they have set a goal $5,000 for this year.
For more information on the Cancer Services Program Partnership or the many free cancer services they offer to community members who are uninsured and between 40 and 64 years of age, contact Handville at 315-592-0830 or visit www.oco.org