FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 9, 2008

CONTACT: Jim Lowney, 908-527-4711

 

Rock On! Walkathon & 5K Rock N' Run

Freeholders Dan Sullivan (L) and Chester Holmes (2nd L) participate in presentation of a check for $80,000 from the Rock On! Walkathon & 5K Rock N' Run to Mike Peters (3rd L) and Shannon Foley (4th L) of the Love Hope Strength Foundation and Barry Kirschner (4th R) of The Valerie Fund after the event in Nomahegan Park in Cranford. They are joined by Miss New Jersey USA Tiffany Andrade (R) and Lou and Celia Fernandez, co-chairs of the event
(Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)

Union County Freeholders Dan Sullivan (L) and Chester Holmes (2nd L) participate in presentation of a check for $80,000 from the Rock On! Walkathon & 5K Rock N' Run to Mike Peters (3rd L) and Shannon Foley (4th L) of the Love Hope Strength Foundation and Barry Kirschner (4th R) of The Valerie Fund after the event in Nomahegan Park in Cranford. They are joined by Miss New Jersey USA Tiffany Andrade (R) and Lou and Celia Fernandez, co-chairs of the event. Peters is a two-time cancer survivor and a founder of the charity Love Hope Strength Foundation. The Valerie Fund is a not-for-profit organization established to provide support for the comprehensive health care of children with cancer and blood disorders. The Rock On! Walkathon & 5K Rock N' Run benefited the two cancer research foundations and kicked off Union County’s MusicFest 2008.