The Lemuel Rhodes Cancer Foundation held their annual Celebration of Life on the Greenville Elementary School playground Saturday evening. Following a successful 2014, where they raised $32,000, the group had a fundraising goal of $50,000 this year.
They surpassed that goal by raising a total of $53,268.94.
An emotional John Goldsmith shared the total raised during the closing ceremony:
The Lemuel Rhodes Cancer Foundation provides assistance to Bond County cancer patients. We’ll have more on this story in our Bond County Area News Monday.