Local News

Tuesday, Mar 04 2014 11:38 AM

'First Look': Campout Against Cancer to raise funds for cancer patients

  1. 1 of 1

    Christy Fitzgerald, left, and Shannon Hernandez talk about the upcoming Campout Against Cancer on "First Look with Scott Cox."

    click to expand click to collapse
By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN

Campout Against Cancer is a fundraiser to help Kern County residents going through cancer treatment, and it focuses on directly helping local people.

From fun, challenging games to live music and a dinner, you can enjoy an overnight stay with friends and family at the State Farm Sports Village.

Tuesday on "First Look with Scott Cox," Shannon Hernandez from Comprehensive Blood & Center and volunteer Christy Fitzgerald talked about the April 4 and 5 campout.

"The money stays local and it helps patients pay for thier cancer treatments," Hernandez said.

The fundraiser will benefit the Kern County Cancer Fund, which is currently financially assisting 106 patients in Kern.

For more information, visit campoutagainstcancer.org or call 616-6430.

 

Have something to share? Comment on this story
Today's Daily Deal
from
Bakersfield.com
$10
Daily Deal Image
Enviro Cleaners
$20 of Dry Cleaning for only $10
  • Value
    $20
  • Savings
    $10
  • Bought
    7
Buy Now