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Pacific Cancer Foundation receives over $1,600 from Hard Rock Cafe

By Staff | Dec 23, 2010

Pictured at the check presentation are (from left) Sam Hoeg, Hard Rock Cafe General Manager Kevin Martinez, Pacific Cancer Foundation Executive Director Jeff Scharnhorst, Sam Dixon and Samantha Stumpf.

LAHAINA — The Pacific Cancer Foundation on Maui recently received a donation of $1,605.44 by the Hard Rock Cafe in Lahaina, said Jill Holley, the restaurant’s sales and marketing manager.

The funds, which will be used to assist cancer patients in Maui, were raised during Hard Rock’s “Pinktober” fund-raiser during October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

“We are incredibly grateful to the Hard Rock Cafe in Lahaina,” said Jeff Scharnhorst, executive director of the Pacific Cancer Foundation.

“They are truly a partner in our community in helping our Maui ‘ohana in their fight against cancer.”

The Pacific Cancer Foundation is a nonprofit organization providing access, knowledge and support to Maui’s cancer patients.

Their goal is to help improve the quality of life of cancer patients and to assist them in their fight against the disease. All money raised for the foundation is spent on Maui cancer patients. For more information, call 243-2999 or visit www.pacificcancerfoundation.org.